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Bonvillain, Nancy

Overview
Works: 46 works in 224 publications in 3 languages and 12,524 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E99.M8, 973.04975
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Bonvillain
The Mohawk by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and traditions of the Mohawk Indians
The Huron by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and changing fortunes of the Huron Indians who made their home between Lake Huron and Lake Ontario
The Teton Sioux by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Teton Sioux from their life before contact with Europeans to the present day as they continue to fight for injustice and Native American rights
The Hopi by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and traditions of the Hopi. Includes a photo essay on their crafts
Language, culture, and communication : the meaning of messages by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

42 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Zuni by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history and culture of the Zuni Indians, with chapters on community life and traditions and on the Spanish invasion of tribal territories in the 1500s
Women and men : cultural constructs of gender by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

26 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native American religion by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the various religions of different groups of Native Americans
Hiawatha : founder of the Iroquois Confederacy by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and career of the fifteenth-century Iroquois Indian
The Inuit by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and current situation of the Inuit peoples of the Arctic regions
The Navajos : people of the Southwest by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives the history and culture of the Navajos, the largest Native American tribe in the United States today
The Haidas : people of the Northwest Coast by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history and culture of the Haidas, Native Americans who settled on the Queen Charlotte Islands off the coast of British Columbia and in Alaska about the year 1000
The Sac and Fox by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sac and Fox, two distinct but strongly allied tribes, prospered for centuries in present-day Michigan, peacefully farming, fishing, hunting, and gathering wild plants
The Santee Sioux by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of one division of Dakota Indians of the northern plains and prairies including their traditions, the impact of reservations, and current way of life
Native American medicine by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the Native American healing and health care practices from the time of first European contact up to the present. Includes a chapter profiling some Native American healers
The Cheyennes : people of the Plains by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, way of life, and contemporary problems of the Cheyennes, a Native American tribe that dominated the Plains region in the nineteenth century
Black Hawk, Sac rebel by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and times of the Sauk chief who led his people in a struggle to prevent the advance of white settlers in Illinois in the early 1800s
Native nations : cultures and histories of Native North America by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of Akwesasne Mohawk by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of Mohawk, as spoken at the Akwesasne (St. Regis) Reserve
The Nez Perce by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Nez Perce of North America, discussing their development, efforts to retain their heritage in the twenty-first century, daily lives, and other related topics
 
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The Huron
Alternative Names
Bonvillain, Nancy Lee 1945-

Nancy Bonvillain American academic

Languages
English (163)

Czech (2)

Mohawk (1)

Covers
The HuronThe Teton SiouxThe HopiLanguage, culture, and communication : the meaning of messagesThe ZuniWomen and men : cultural constructs of genderNative American religionThe Sac and Fox