American Indian Tribes (2 Volume Set) by R. Kent Rasmussen

By R. Kent Rasmussen

A number of American Indian tribes are surveyed from precedent days to the 20 th century during this reference assortment. The insurance beings with review essays at the ten significant cultural/geographical parts: Arctic, California, nice Basin, Northeast, Northwest Coast, Plains, Plateau, Southeast, Southwest, and Subarctic. those are by means of greater than three hundred alphabetically prepared entries on person tribes. The set concludes with ten appendices: academic associations and courses; fairs and Pow-wows; Museums, information, and Libraries; organisations, organisations, and Societies; Populations of U.S. Reservations; Reservations: US; Reserves and Bands: Canada; Time Line; Mediagraphy; and Bibliography. the ultimate merchandise during this striking paintings is a complete topic index

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D’Azevedo. Vol. 11 in Handbook of North American Indians. : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1986. Grayson, Donald K. The Desert’s Past: A Natural Prehistory of the Great Basin. : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1993. Steward, Julian H. Basin-Plateau Aboriginal Sociopolitical Groups. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 120. Reprint. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1970. Stewart, Omer C. ” In The Native Americans, edited by Robert F. Spencer, Jesse D. Jennings, et al. New York: Harper & Row, 1965.

The Desert’s Past: A Natural Prehistory of the Great Basin. : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1993. Steward, Julian H. Basin-Plateau Aboriginal Sociopolitical Groups. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 120. Reprint. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1970. Stewart, Omer C. ” In The Native Americans, edited by Robert F. Spencer, Jesse D. Jennings, et al. New York: Harper & Row, 1965. __________ . ” University of California Anthropological Records 4, no. 3 (1941): 361-446. __________. ” University of California Anthropological Records 6, no.

R. David Weber Bibliography Bahr, Diana M. From Mission to Metropolis: Cupeno Indian Women in Los Angeles. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1993. Cook, Sherburne F. The Conflict Between the California Indian and White Civilization. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976. A collection of six articles, originally published in Ibero-Americana from 1940 to 1943 by the preeminent demographer of California’s native peoples. 24 American Indian Tribes California Harrington, John P. Karuk Indian Myths.

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