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The Indian heritage of America

Author: Alvin M Josephy
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A historical overview of the Indians of the Americas. Includes Indians of the arctic and sub-arctic, the coasts (east and west), Plains, Great Basin, Plateau, California, and the Andes. Illustrated with maps, sketches and photographs.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin M Josephy
OCLC Number: 1449409
Description: xiii, 384, xiv, pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Stereotypes and the real indian --
The diversities of Indians --
"Indianness" --
The white man's debt to indians --
Early man in the Americas --
Agriculture and the rise of population --
The native peoples of the far north --
The indians of the subarctic --
The tribes of the northwest Pacific coast --
The tribes of the northeast woodlands --
The tribes of the southeastern United States --
The plains indians --
The peoples of the Great Basin --
The indians of the pleateau --
The native peoples of California --
The indians of the Southwest --
The Indians of northern Mexico --
Indian civilizations of Middle America --
Indians of Central America and the Caribbean --
Indian civilizations of Ecuador and the Central Andes --
The indians of the southern Andes --
The South American tropical forest tribes --
The marginal nomadic indians of South America --
The impact of the white man on indians --
The white man's conquest of the Indians: Latin America --
The white man's conquest of the Indians: The United State and Canada --
Indians today and their fight for survival.
Responsibility: Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.

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A historical overview of the Indians of the Americas. Includes Indians of the arctic and sub-arctic, the coasts (east and west), Plains, Great Basin, Plateau, California, and the Andes. Illustrated with maps, sketches and photographs.

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