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Welcome to H-AmIndian, a joint project between Arizona State University and H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-AmIndian provides a forum for scholars, academicians, and Native peoples to consider the history, culture, ideas and events relating to Indigenous peoples from the North Pole to Mexico.

Recent Content

Author: 
David G. McCrady
Reviewer: 
Sheila M. McManus

McManus on McCrady, 'Living with Strangers: The Nineteenth-Century Sioux and the Canadian-American Borderlands'


David G. McCrady. Living with Strangers: The Nineteenth-Century Sioux and the Canadian-American Borderlands. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2006. xvi + 168 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-3250-1.

Reviewed by Sheila M. McManus (Department of History, University of Lethbridge)
Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2006)

A Transnational History of the Sioux

Author: 
William A. Pencak, Daniel K. Richter, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mark A. Nicholas

Nicholas on Pencak and Richter, 'Friends and Enemies in Penn's Woods: Indians, Colonists, and the Racial Construction of Pennsylvania'


William A. Pencak, Daniel K. Richter, eds. Friends and Enemies in Penn's Woods: Indians, Colonists, and the Racial Construction of Pennsylvania. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2004. 329 pp. $76.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-02384-7; $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-271-02385-4.

Reviewed by Mark A. Nicholas (Department of History, University of St. Thomas)
Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2006)

Author: 
Kathy M'Closkey
Reviewer: 
Orit Tamir

Tamir on M'Closkey, 'Swept under the Rug: A Hidden History of Navajo Weaving'


Kathy M'Closkey. Swept under the Rug: A Hidden History of Navajo Weaving. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2002. 336 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-2831-1.

Reviewed by Orit Tamir (Department of Behavioral Sciences, New Mexico Highlands University)
Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2006)

The More They Weave the Poorer They Become

Author: 
Willis G. Regier
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Archuleta

Archuleta on Regier, 'Masterpieces of American Indian Literature'


Willis G. Regier. Masterpieces of American Indian Literature. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2005. xv + 623 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-8997-0.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Archuleta (Department of English, University of New Mexico)
Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2006)

"Masterpieces" or Works of Political and Social Significance?

Author: 
Peter Nabokov, Lawrence Loendorf
Reviewer: 
E. Duke Richey

Richey on Nabokov and Loendorf, 'Restoring a Presence: American Indians and Yellowstone National Park'


Peter Nabokov, Lawrence Loendorf. Restoring a Presence: American Indians and Yellowstone National Park. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. xi + 381 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3589-2.

Reviewed by E. Duke Richey (Department of History, Whitman College)
Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2006)

Geyser Myths, Wiser Truths: Indians in and around Yellowstone

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