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Bonvillain, Nancy

Overview
Works: 43 works in 234 publications in 3 languages and 12,961 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 )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,069 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 926 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
Language, culture, and communication : the meaning of messages by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

43 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Teton Sioux by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 845 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 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, changing fortunes, and current situation of the Hopi Indians
The Zuni by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 786 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 )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native American religion by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 675 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 486 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 478 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 472 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 418 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 373 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 370 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 365 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
Native nations : cultures and histories of Native North America by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organized around regional groupings within which similar, although not identical, cultural practices developed, this comprehensive text introduces students to the many peoples indigenous to North America
The Cheyennes : people of the Plains by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 322 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 295 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
A grammar of Akwesasne Mohawk by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 138 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 (173)

Czech (2)

Mohawk (1)

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