Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes

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Infobase Publishing, Jan 1, 2009 - Indians of North America - 385 pages
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A fully updated and revised edition of FOF's 1999 Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, Revised Edition with 60 new entries, covers more than 200 American Indian tribes of North America. Includes 259 color illustrations (12 new to this edition), 11 color maps, cross-references, a glossary, a bibliography, and an index.
 

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Encyclopedia of Native American tribes

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The traditional lifestyles and customs of individual North American tribes and their history after contact with encroaching whites are topics discussed in alphabetical entries ranging from Abenaki to ... Read full review

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An informative book that covers most of the major and minor tribes north of Central America with a stronger focus on the tribes of Canada and the US. Could have used a more standardized format to describe each tribe than the informal narrative style used. Read full review

Contents

TRIBES AND PEOPLES
1
GLOSSARY
335
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
345

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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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