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UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes
Publication Date: 2012-06-01
Provides detailed studies of tribes from all over the United States and Canada, including small tribes and some that no longer exist. Gives detailed yet accessible information on history, religion, art, government, economy, daily life and current social and political issues.
Dictionary of American History
Publication Date: 2002-12-11
The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously. This authoritative work serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history, from the well studied and familiar to the obscure.
U-X-L Encyclopedia of World Biography
Publication Date: 2002-11-15
A collection of 750 biographies and portraits of notable historic and current figures in American and world history, literature, science and math, arts and entertainment, and the social sciences.
Publication Date: 1997-03-01
Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to various eras in U.S. history.
We shall remain: America through native eyes
Call Number: DVD 970 WES
Publication Date: 2009
Disc 1: After the Mayflower, 77 min. Disc 2: Tecumseh's vision, 75 min. Disc 3: Geronimo, 79 min. Narrated by Benjamin Bratt.
Bury my heart at wounded knee
Call Number: DVD 813.6 BUR
Publication Date: 2007
Starring Aidan Quinn. 132 min.
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Below is just a sampling of what the library has in print. There are more than 30 print titles on the subject of Native Americans on the shelf.
Five Hundred Nations
Call Number: 970.004 JOS
Publication Date: 1994-11-15
Explores the many worlds of North America's Indians -- their lives, cultures, and heritage.
Native American History
Call Number: 970.004 NIE
Publication Date: 1996-12-03
Chronology of Native American history from prehistory through 1996, presented in the form of a timeline, and providing information on such events as the construction of pyramids, Native American contributions to World War II victory, and the development of agriculture in Mesopotamia and Mexico.
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Call Number: 970.5 BRO
Publication Date: 1971-01-01
Traces the white man's conquest of the Indians of the American West, emphasizing major Indian Wars.
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