Atlas of the North American Indian

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Infobase Publishing, 2009 - Social Science - 450 pages
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Presents an illustrated reference that covers the history, culture and tribal distribution of North American Indians.
 

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This mistitled volume is in fact a compact yet wide-ranging account of Native American history and life illustrated with 122 maps. Waldman competently summarizes Indian prehistory, cultural patterns ... Read full review

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Contents

Ancient Native Peoples
1
Ancient Civilizations
15
Native Lifeways
34
Native Peoples and Explorers
93
Indian Wars
116
Native Land Cessions and a Changing Way of Life
205
Contemporary Native North Americans
235
Chronology of Native Prehistory and History
288
Contemporary Native Nations in the United States with Reservations
333
Contemporary Canadian First Nations
355
Major Native PlaceNames in the United States and Canada
366
Museums Historical Sites and Archaeological Sites Pertaining to Native North Americans
395
Glossary
410
Bibliography
420
Index
427
Copyright

Native Nations of the United States of Canada with Languages and Locations
312

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About the author (2009)

Carl Waldman is a freelance writer and the author of numerous books on Native Americans for Facts On File/Checkmark Books, including Atlas of the North American Indian, Revised Edition, Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, Revised Edition, and Word Dance: The Language of Native American Culture. He resides in Cherry Valley, NY.

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