Reviews

Author: 
Katrina M. Phillips
Reviewer: 
Gina Marie Caison

Caison and Whitney on Phillips, 'Staging Indigeneity: Salvage Tourism and the Performance of Native American History'

Katrina M. Phillips. Staging Indigeneity: Salvage Tourism and the Performance of Native American History. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2021. 262 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-6231-2.

Reviewed by Gina Marie Caison (Georgia State University) and Gracie Whitney (Georgia State University) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2022) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Ryan Hall
Reviewer: 
James Mochoruk

Mochoruk on Hall, 'Beneath the Backbone of the World: Blackfoot People and the North American Borderlands, 1720–1877'

Ryan Hall. Beneath the Backbone of the World: Blackfoot People and the North American Borderlands, 1720–1877. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 272 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5515-4; (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4696-5516-1.

Reviewed by James Mochoruk (University of North Dakota) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2022) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Céline Carayon
Reviewer: 
Christophe Boucher

Boucher on Carayon, 'Eloquence Embodied: Nonverbal Communication among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas'

Céline Carayon. Eloquence Embodied: Nonverbal Communication among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 472 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5262-7.

Reviewed by Christophe Boucher (College of Charleston) Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Brianna Theobald
Reviewer: 
Susan Burch

Burch on Theobald, 'Reproduction on the Reservation: Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Colonialism in the Long Twentieth Century'

Brianna Theobald. Reproduction on the Reservation: Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Colonialism in the Long Twentieth Century. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 288 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5316-7.

Reviewed by Susan Burch (Middlebury College) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Denise E. Bates
Reviewer: 
Paul McKenzie-Jones

McKenzie-Jones on Bates, 'Basket Diplomacy: Leadership, Alliance-Building, and Resilience among the Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana, 1884-1984'

Denise E. Bates. Basket Diplomacy: Leadership, Alliance-Building, and Resilience among the Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana, 1884-1984. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2020. 354 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4962-1208-5.

Reviewed by Paul McKenzie-Jones (University of Lethbridge) Published on H-AmIndian (September, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Dennis B. Blanton
Reviewer: 
Tony Boudreaux

Boudreaux on Blanton, 'Conquistador's Wake: Tracking the Legacy of Hernando de Soto in the Indigenous Southeast'

Dennis B. Blanton. Conquistador's Wake: Tracking the Legacy of Hernando de Soto in the Indigenous Southeast. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2020. Illustrations. 256 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-5635-8; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-5637-2.

Reviewed by Tony Boudreaux (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Claudio Saunt
Reviewer: 
Jennifer McCutchen

McCutchen on Saunt, 'Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory'

Claudio Saunt. Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2020. xix + 396 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-60984-4.

Reviewed by Jennifer McCutchen (University of Southern Maine) Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Elisabeth M. Eittreim
Reviewer: 
Allison Wells

Wells on Eittreim, 'Teaching Empire: Native Americans, Filipinos, and US Imperial Education, 1879-1918'

Elisabeth M. Eittreim. Teaching Empire: Native Americans, Filipinos, and US Imperial Education, 1879-1918. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2019. pages cm. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2857-5; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2858-2

Author: 
Charles R. Cobb
Reviewer: 
Dennis B. Blanton

Blanton on Cobb, 'The Archaeology of Southeastern Native American Landscapes of the Colonial Era'

Charles R. Cobb. The Archaeology of Southeastern Native American Landscapes of the Colonial Era. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2019. 286 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-6619-6

Reviewed by Dennis B. Blanton (James Madison University) Published on H-AmIndian (September, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Kevin Kokomoor
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey Washburn

Washburn on Kokomoor, 'Of One Mind and Of One Government: The Rise and Fall of the Creek Nation in the Early Republic.'

Kevin Kokomoor. Of One Mind and Of One Government: The Rise and Fall of the Creek Nation in the Early Republic. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2019. 516 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-9587-2.

Reviewed by Jeffrey Washburn (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Cameron B. Strang
Reviewer: 
Jeff Fortney

Fortney on Strang, 'Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850'

Cameron B. Strang. Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 376 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4047-1.

Reviewed by Jeff Fortney (Florida Gulf Coast University) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Tadeusz Lewandowski
Reviewer: 
Denise E. Bates

Bates on Lewandowski, 'Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik'

Tadeusz Lewandowski. Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2019. 208 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-32520-6.

Reviewed by Denise E. Bates (Arizona State University) Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Christine M. Delucia
Reviewer: 
Boyd Cothran

Cothran on Delucia, 'Memory Lands: King Philip’s War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast'

Christine M. Delucia. Memory Lands: King Philip’s War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 496 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-20117-8.

Reviewed by Boyd Cothran (York University) Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Bryan C. Rindfleisch
Reviewer: 
Christine Rizzi

Rizzi on Rindfleisch, 'George Galphin's Intimate Empire: The Creek Indians, Family, and Colonialism in Early America'

Bryan C. Rindfleisch. George Galphin's Intimate Empire: The Creek Indians, Family, and Colonialism in Early America. Indians and Southern History Series. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2019. Illustrations. 296 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-2027-0.

Author: 
Andrew C. Billings, Jason Edward Black
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Guiliano

Guiliano on Billings and Black, 'Mascot Nation: The Controversy over Native American Representations in Sports'

Andrew C. Billings, Jason Edward Black. Mascot Nation: The Controversy over Native American Representations in Sports. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. Illustrations. 256 pp. $14.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-252-05084-8; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04209-6; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08378-5.

Reviewed by Jennifer Guiliano (Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

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