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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: 
Jane E. Simonsen
Reviewer: 
Katherine M. Osburn

Osburn on Simonsen, 'Making Home Work: Domesticity and Native American Assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919'

Jane E. Simonsen. Making Home Work: Domesticity and Native American Assimilation in the American West, 1860-1919. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006. 288 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5695-6; $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3032-1.

Reviewed by Katherine M. Osburn (Department of History, Tennessee Technological University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2007)

Author: 
Patricia Lerch
Reviewer: 
Thomas E. Ross

Ross on Lerch, 'Waccamaw Legacy: Contemporary Indians Fight for Survival'

Patricia Lerch. Waccamaw Legacy: Contemporary Indians Fight for Survival. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2004. xvi + 168 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8173-5124-3; $57.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1417-0.

Reviewed by Thomas E. Ross (Department of Geography, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2007)

The People of the Falling Star

Author: 
Huston Smith
Reviewer: 
Christopher Vecsey

Vecsey on Smith, 'A Seat at the Table: Huston Smith in Conversation with Native Americans on Religious Freedom'

Huston Smith. A Seat at the Table: Huston Smith in Conversation with Native Americans on Religious Freedom. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005. xxi + 266 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-24439-9.

Reviewed by Christopher Vecsey (Department of Religion, Colgate University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2007)

They Talk, We Listen

Author: 
Albert Furtwangler
Reviewer: 
Mary Wright

Wright on Furtwangler, 'Bringing Indians to the Book'

Albert Furtwangler. Bringing Indians to the Book. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2005. xii + 226 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-98523-7.

Reviewed by Mary Wright (American Indian Studies and Department of History, University of Washington) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2007)

Books, Pens and Paper Put Blinders on Colonizing Missionaries in the American West

Author: 
Thomas J. Pluckhahn, Robbie Ethridge, eds.
Reviewer: 
Tyler Boulware

Boulware on Pluckhahn and Ethridge, 'Light on the Path: The Anthropology and History of the Southeastern Indians'

Thomas J. Pluckhahn, Robbie Ethridge, eds. Light on the Path: The Anthropology and History of the Southeastern Indians. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2006. xi + 283 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8173-5287-5; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1500-9.

Reviewed by Tyler Boulware (Department of History, West Virginia University) Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2007)

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