First Peoples

Expertly authored by Colin G. Calloway, First Peoples has been praised for its inclusion of Native American sources and Calloway's concerted effort to weave Native perspectives throughout the narrative. Emphasizing the importance of primary sources, each chapter includes a document project and picture essay organized around important themes in the chapter. This distinctive approach continues to make First Peoples the bestselling and most highly acclaimed text for the American Indian history survey.

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  • Author : Colin G. Calloway
  • Publisher : Bedford Books
  • Pages : 704 pages
  • ISBN : 9781319104917
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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First Peoples

First Peoples
  • Author : Colin G. Calloway
  • Publisher : Bedford Books
  • Release : 19 September 2018
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Expertly authored by Colin G. Calloway, First Peoples has been praised for its inclusion of Native American sources and Calloway's concerted effort to weave Native perspectives throughout the narrative. Emphasizing the importance of primary sources, each chapter includes a document project and picture essay organized around important themes in the chapter. This distinctive approach continues to make First Peoples the bestselling and most highly acclaimed text for the American Indian history survey.

First Peoples

First Peoples
  • Author : Colin G. Calloway
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release : 16 September 2016
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First Peoples was Bedford/St. Martin's first "docutext" - a textbook that features groups of primary source documents at the end of each chapter, essentially providing a reader in addition to the narrative textbook. Expertly authored by Colin G. Calloway, First Peoples has been praised for its inclusion of Native American sources and Calloway's concerted effort to weave Native perspectives throughout the narrative. First Peoples' distinctive approach continues to make it the bestselling and most highly acclaimed text for the

First Peoples

First Peoples
  • Author : Colin G. Calloway
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release : 04 September 2015
GET THIS BOOKFirst Peoples

First Peoples was Bedford/St. Martin’s first “docutext” – a textbook that features groups of primary source documents at the end of each chapter, essentially providing a reader in addition to the narrative textbook. Expertly authored by Colin G. Calloway, First Peoples has been praised for its inclusion of Native American sources and Calloway’s concerted effort to weave Native perspectives throughout the narrative. First Peoples’ distinctive approach continues to make it the bestselling and most highly acclaimed text for

First Peoples

First Peoples
  • Author : Colin G. Calloway
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release : 19 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKFirst Peoples

Expertly authored by Colin G. Calloway, First Peoples has been praised for its inclusion of Native American sources and Calloway's concerted effort to weave Native perspectives throughout the narrative. Emphasizing the importance of primary sources, each chapter includes a document project and picture essay organized around important themes in the chapter. This distinctive approach continues to make First Peoples the bestselling and most highly acclaimed text for the American Indian history survey.

American Indian History

American Indian History
  • Author : Camilla Townsend
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 20 April 2009
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This Reader from the Uncovering the Past series provides a comprehensive introduction to American Indianhistory. Over 60 primary documents allow the voices of natives toilluminate the American past Includes samples of native languages just above the fulltranslations of particular texts Provides comprehensive introductions and headnotes, as well asimages, an extensive bibliography, and suggestions for furtherresearch Includes such texts as a decoded Maya inscription, letterswritten during the French and Indian War on the distribution ofsmall pox blankets, and a diatribe by General

Iroquois Diplomacy on the Early American Frontier

Iroquois Diplomacy on the Early American Frontier
  • Author : Timothy J. Shannon
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 03 July 2008
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The newest addition to the Penguin Library of American Indian History explores the most influential Native American Confederacy More than perhaps any other Native American group, the Iroquois found it to their advantage to interact with and adapt to white settlers. Despite being known as fierce warriors, the Iroquois were just as reliant on political prowess and sophisticated diplomacy to maintain their strategic position between New France and New York. Colonial observers marveled at what Benjamin Franklin called their "method

White People, Indians, and Highlanders

White People, Indians, and Highlanders
  • Author : Colin G. Calloway
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 03 July 2008
GET THIS BOOKWhite People, Indians, and Highlanders

In nineteenth century paintings, the proud Indian warrior and the Scottish Highland chief appear in similar ways--colorful and wild, righteous and warlike, the last of their kind. Earlier accounts depict both as barbarians, lacking in culture and in need of civilization. By the nineteenth century, intermarriage and cultural contact between the two--described during the Seven Years' War as cousins--was such that Cree, Mohawk, Cherokee, and Salish were often spoken with Gaelic accents. In this imaginative work of imperial and tribal

The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears

The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears
  • Author : Theda Perdue,Michael Green
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 05 July 2007
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Today, a fraction of the Cherokee people remains in their traditional homeland in the southern Appalachians. Most Cherokees were forcibly relocated to eastern Oklahoma in the early nineteenth century. In 1830 the U.S. government shifted its policy from one of trying to assimilate American Indians to one of relocating them and proceeded to drive seventeen thousand Cherokee people west of the Mississippi. The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears recounts this moment in American history and considers its impact

Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians

Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians
  • Author : Susan Sleeper-Smith,Juliana Barr,Jean M. O'Brien,Nancy Shoemaker
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release : 20 April 2015
GET THIS BOOKWhy You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians

A resource for all who teach and study history, this book illuminates the unmistakable centrality of American Indian history to the full sweep of American history. The nineteen essays gathered in this collaboratively produced volume, written by leading scholars in the field of Native American history, reflect the newest directions of the field and are organized to follow the chronological arc of the standard American history survey. Contributors reassess major events, themes, groups of historical actors, and approaches--social, cultural, military,

North American Indians: A Very Short Introduction

North American Indians: A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Theda Perdue,Michael D. Green
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 10 August 2010
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When Europeans first arrived in North America, between five and eight million indigenous people were already living there. But how did they come to be here? What were their agricultural, spiritual, and hunting practices? How did their societies evolve and what challenges do they face today? Eminent historians Theda Perdue and Michael Green begin by describing how nomadic bands of hunter-gatherers followed the bison and woolly mammoth over the Bering land mass between Asia and what is now Alaska between 25,000

Like a Hurricane

Like a Hurricane
  • Author : Paul Chaat Smith
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release : 01 June 2010
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For a brief but brilliant season beginning in the late 1960s, American Indians seized national attention in a series of radical acts of resistance. Like a Hurricane is a gripping account of the dramatic, breathtaking events of this tumultuous period. Drawing on a wealth of archival materials, interviews, and the authors' own experiences of these events, Like a Hurricane offers a rare, unflinchingly honest assessment of the period's successes and failures.

Seven Myths of Native American History

Seven Myths of Native American History
  • Author : Paul Jentz
  • Publisher : Hackett Publishing
  • Release : 02 March 2018
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"Misconceptions continue to shape public perceptions of American Indians. Deeply ingrained cultural fictions, what Jentz (history, North Hennepin Community College) refers to as myths, have had a lasting hold on popular understanding of Native Americans. In this readable and engaging overview, Jentz provides an important corrective, one that not only catalogs key stories and stereotypes but also lays a foundation for challenging them. As the title indicates, Jentz seeks to demystify seven fundamental ideas about American Indians through critical histories.