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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: 
Terry L. Anderson, Bruce L. Benson, Thomas E. Flanagan, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mark Miller

Miller on Anderson and Benson and Flanagan, 'Self-Determination: The Other Path for Native Americans'

Terry L. Anderson, Bruce L. Benson, Thomas E. Flanagan, eds. Self-Determination: The Other Path for Native Americans. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006. Illustrations. 352 pp. $37.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5441-5.

Reviewed by Mark Miller Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2009) Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

The Economics of Tribal Sovereignty

Author: 
Clara Sue Kidwell
Reviewer: 
Clarissa Confer

Confer on Kidwell, 'The Choctaws in Oklahoma: From Tribe to Nation, 1855-1970'

Clara Sue Kidwell. The Choctaws in Oklahoma: From Tribe to Nation, 1855-1970. American Indian Law and Policy Series. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007. xix + 320 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3826-8.

Reviewed by Clarissa Confer (Department of History - California University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2009) Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Author: 
Camilla Townsend
Reviewer: 
Ethan Schmidt

Schmidt on Townsend, 'Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma'

Camilla Townsend. Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma. The American Portraits Series. New York: Hill and Wang, 2005. 240 pp. $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8090-7738-0.

Reviewed by Ethan Schmidt Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2009) Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

The Rescue of Pocahontas at the Cost of Her People

Author: 
John P. Bowes
Reviewer: 
Alan G. Shackelford

Shackelford on Bowes, 'Exiles and Pioneers: Eastern Indians in the Trans-Mississippi West'

John P. Bowes. Exiles and Pioneers: Eastern Indians in the Trans-Mississippi West. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xiv + 272 pp. $22.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-67419-5.

Reviewed by Alan G. Shackelford (Denison University) Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2009) Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Unfamiliar Stories and Familiar Events

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