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Angie Debo
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A History of the Indians of the United States
hardcover
550 pages
Overview of the history of the Native American Indians contact with the Western Europeans. From their point of view for a change...

It isolates and analyzes the problems that have beset these peoples since their first contacts with Europeans. Only in the light of this knowledge, the author states, can an intelligent Indian policy be formulated.

The Apaches, Arapahos, Blackfeet, Cherokees, Cheyennes, Choctaws, Comanches and Crows... the Shawnees, Shoshonis, Sioux, Wichitas and Zunis. This comprehensive, compassionate and vivid study provides an unrivalled history of American Indians from the dawn of their first contact with Europeans to the late twentieth century. It is a remarkable record of Survival against the odds - the preservation of distinctive cultural identities through centuries of encroachment by a more numerous and aggressive race.

Although a bit dated and a somewhat too detailed to be accused of being really entertaining, it nevertheless makes for intriguing reading.. recommended!
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