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Bartering with the bones of their dead : the Colville Confederated Tribes and Termination

Author: Laurie Arnold
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of a tribe whose members waged a painful and sometimes bitter twenty-year struggle among themselves about whether to give up their status as a sovereign nation

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Arnold
ISBN: 9780295991986 0295991984 9780295992280 029599228X
OCLC Number: 784708350
Description: xx, 180 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: "We want to be Indians forever" --
"It is like giving your eagle feather away" --
"Soon buried in a junk pile of Cadillacs" --
"What is their future?" --
"Come back from your pilgrimage to nowhere" --
"Not another inch, not another drop" --
"We kept getting a little bit smarter."
Responsibility: Laurie Arnold.

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"Bartering with the Bones of Their Dead is a significant contribution to the field of 20th-century American Indian policy studies. Laurie Arnold's historical case study of her own tribal community's Read more...

 
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