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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: 
Charles C. Mann
Reviewer: 
Michael LaCombe

LaCombe on Mann, '1491: New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus'

Charles C. Mann. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus. New York: Knopf Publishing Group, 2006. xii + 462 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4000-4006-3; $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4000-3205-1.

Reviewed by Michael LaCombe (Department of History, Adelphi University) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2006)

Separate but Equal?

Author: 
Gregory E. Smoak
Reviewer: 
Patrick G. Bottiger

Bottiger on Smoak, 'Ghost Dances and Identity: Prophetic Religion and American Indian Ethnogenesis in the Nineteenth Century'

Gregory E. Smoak. Ghost Dances and Identity: Prophetic Religion and American Indian Ethnogenesis in the Nineteenth Century. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2006. 302 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-24658-4.

Reviewed by Patrick G. Bottiger (Department of History, University of Oklahoma) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2006)

Prophetic Identity

Author: 
Duanne Champagne, Karen Jo Torgesen, Susan Steiner, eds.
Reviewer: 
Cynthia Livingston

Livingston on Champagne and Torgesen and Steiner, 'Indigenous Peoples and the Modern State'

Duanne Champagne, Karen Jo Torgesen, Susan Steiner, eds. Indigenous Peoples and the Modern State. Walnut Creek: Altamira Press, 2005. xi + 172 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7591-0798-4; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7591-0799-1.

Reviewed by Cynthia Livingston (Independent Researcher) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2006)

Author: 
Carolyn Ross Johnston
Reviewer: 
Christina Finley

Finley on Johnston, 'Cherokee Women in Crisis: Trail of Tears, Civil War, and Allotment 1838-1907'

Carolyn Ross Johnston. Cherokee Women in Crisis: Trail of Tears, Civil War, and Allotment 1838-1907. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2003. ix + 227 pp. $53.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1332-6; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8173-5056-7.

Reviewed by Christina Finley (Department of American Culture, University of Michigan) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2006)

Author: 
Robbie Ethridge
Reviewer: 
Fay Yarbrough

Yarbrough on Ethridge, 'Creek Country: The Creek Indians and Their World'

Robbie Ethridge. Creek Country: The Creek Indians and Their World. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. vii + 369 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2827-4; $23.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5495-2.

Reviewed by Fay Yarbrough (Department of History, University of Kentucky Capturing a People in Transition) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2006)

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