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War Before Civilization

Lawrence H. Keeley - History - 1997 - 272 pages
"Building on much fascinating archeological and historical research and offering an astute comparison of warfare in civilized and prehistoric societies, from modern European ...
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Close Encounters of Empire: Writing the Cultural History of U.S.-Latin ...

Gilbert Michael Joseph, Catherine LeGrand - History - 1998 - 575 pages
A series of essays on encounters between Latin Americans and North Americans that offer a framework to determine how foreign people, ideas and institutions were received and ...
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Capital Moves: RCA's Seventy-year Quest for Cheap Labor

Jefferson R. Cowie - Business & Economics - 1999 - 273 pages
Find a pool of cheap, pliable workers and give them jobs—and soon they cease to be as cheap or as pliable. What is an employer to do then? Why, find another poor community ...
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Refusing the Favor : The Spanish-Mexican Women of Santa Fe, 1820-1880: The ...

Deena J. Gonzalez Loyola Marymount University - Social Science - 1999 - 208 pages
Refusing the Favor tells the little-known story of the Spanish-Mexican women who saw their homeland become part of New Mexico. A corrective to traditional narratives of the ...
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The Native American: An Illustrated History

David Hurst Thomas, Betty Ballantine, Ian Ballantine - History - 1993 - 479 pages
Spanning thousands of years, this history of the diverse native American cultures ranges from the time when humans first set foot in America to the present, and examines modern ...
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Identities in North America: The Search for Community

Robert L. Earle, John D. Wirth - History - 1995 - 256 pages
This wide-ranging inquiry into the socio-cultural forces that define the three nations of North America seeks out ways in which the countries can become more comfortable with ...
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The Caddo Indians: Tribes at the Convergence of Empires, 1542-1854

Foster Todd Smith - Social Science - 1995 - 229 pages
In 1542 members of the thriving Caddo Indian culture came face to face with Luis de Moscoso, successor to Hernando de Soto as leader of a Spanish exploration party. That ...
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The Scratch of a Pen : 1763 and the Transformation of North America: 1763 ...

Colin G. Calloway Professor of History and Samson Occom Professor of Native American Studies Dartmouth College - History - 2006 - 240 pages
In this superb volume in Oxford's acclaimed Pivotal Moments series, Colin Calloway reveals how the Treaty of Paris of 1763 had a profound effect on American history, setting in ...
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