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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: 
Jeffrey Ostler
Reviewer: 
Dawn Riggs

Riggs on Ostler, 'The Plains Sioux and U.S. Colonialism from Lewis and Clark to Wounded Knee'

Jeffrey Ostler. The Plains Sioux and U.S. Colonialism from Lewis and Clark to Wounded Knee. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 406 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-79346-9.

Reviewed by Dawn Riggs (Department of History, Purdue University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2007)

Author: 
Martha Harrows Foster
Reviewer: 
Susan Sleeper-Smith

Sleeper-Smith on Foster, 'We Know Who We Are: Métis Identity in a Montana Community'

Martha Harrows Foster. We Know Who We Are: Métis Identity in a Montana Community. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2006. 306pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3705-6.

Reviewed by Susan Sleeper-Smith (Department of History, Michigan State University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2007)

Kinship and Community

Author: 
Steven C. Hahn
Reviewer: 
Joseph M. Hall

Hall on Hahn, 'The Invention of the Creek Nation, 1670-1763'

Steven C. Hahn. The Invention of the Creek Nation, 1670-1763. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2004. xii + 340 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-2414-8.

Reviewed by Joseph M. Hall (Department of History, Bates College) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2007)

Mapping a New Nation

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

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