Reviews

Author: 
Shepard Krech, III
Reviewer: 
Adrian Tanner

Tanner on Krech, 'The Ecological Indian. Myth and History'


Shepard Krech, III. The Ecological Indian. Myth and History. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1999. vi + 318 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-04755-4.

Reviewed by Adrian Tanner (Department of Anthropology, Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2001)

Indian History and Environmental Myth

Indian History and Environmental Myth.

Author: 
Bruce Elliott Johansen, Barbara Alice Mann, eds.
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Johansen and Mann, 'Encyclopedia of the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy)'


Bruce Elliott Johansen, Barbara Alice Mann, eds. Encyclopedia of the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy). Westport, Conn. and London: Greenwood Press, 2000. xvi + 366 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-30880-2.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities)
Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2000)

Author: 
Calvin Luther Martin
Reviewer: 
Adrian Tanner

Tanner on Martin, 'The Way of the Human Being'


Calvin Luther Martin. The Way of the Human Being. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. xii + 266 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-07468-0.

Reviewed by Adrian Tanner (Department of Anthropology, Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2000)

Rethinking Our Relations With Nature

Author: 
James F. Hornig, ed.
Reviewer: 
Joy Bilharz

Bilharz on Hornig, 'Social and Environmental Impacts of the James Bay Hydroelectric Project'


James F. Hornig, ed. Social and Environmental Impacts of the James Bay Hydroelectric Project. Montreal, Que.; Kingston, Ontario; London; Ithaca, NY: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1999. xiv + 169 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-1837-7.

Reviewed by Joy Bilharz (Department of Sociology and Anthropology, State University of New York, College at Fredonia)
Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2000)

Author: 
Daniel L. Boxberger
Reviewer: 
Andrew H. Fisher

Fisher on Boxberger, 'To Fish In Common: The Ethnohistory of Lummi Indian Salmon Fishing'


Daniel L. Boxberger. To Fish In Common: The Ethnohistory of Lummi Indian Salmon Fishing. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1989. xviii + 212 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-97848-2.

Reviewed by Andrew H. Fisher (Department of History, Arizona State University)
Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2000)

A Fine Kettle of Fish

Author: 
Christopher Densmore
Reviewer: 
Dean R. Snow

Snow on Densmore, 'Red Jacket: Iroquois Diplomat and Orator'


Christopher Densmore. Red Jacket: Iroquois Diplomat and Orator. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1999. xxvi + 166 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8156-0548-5; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-2785-2.

Reviewed by Dean R. Snow (Department of Anthropology, The Pennsylvania State University)
Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2000)

A Tribute to an Iroquois Orator

Author: 
Janet Elizabeth Chute
Reviewer: 
Karl S. Hele

Hele on Chute, 'The Legacy of Shingwaukonse: A Century of Native Leadership'


Janet Elizabeth Chute. The Legacy of Shingwaukonse: A Century of Native Leadership. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1998. xii + 359 pp. + 20 pp. of plates. $66.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-4273-6; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8020-8108-7.

Reviewed by Karl S. Hele (Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History, McGill University)
Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2000)

Author: 
Max M. Mintz
Reviewer: 
Thomas S. Abler

Abler on Mintz, 'Seeds of Empire: The American Revolutionary Conquest of the Iroquois'


Max M. Mintz. Seeds of Empire: The American Revolutionary Conquest of the Iroquois. New York and London: New York University Press, 1999. xi + 232 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5622-5.

Reviewed by Thomas S. Abler (Department of Anthropology, University of Waterloo)
Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2000)

Cornplanter's Complaint

Author: 
Daniel H. Usner, Jr.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer M. Spear

Spear on Usner, 'American Indians in the Lower Mississippi Valley: Social and Economic Histories'


Daniel H. Usner, Jr. American Indians in the Lower Mississippi Valley: Social and Economic Histories. Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1998. xiv + 256 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-4556-3.

Reviewed by Jennifer M. Spear (Department of History, Dickinson College)
Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2000)

Author: 
Woody Holton
Reviewer: 
James H. Merrell

Merrell on Holton, 'Forced Founders: Indians, Debtors, Slaves, & the Making of the American Revolution in Virginia'


Woody Holton. Forced Founders: Indians, Debtors, Slaves, & the Making of the American Revolution in Virginia. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1999. xxi + 231 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4784-8; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2501-3.

Reviewed by James H. Merrell (Department of History, Vassar College)
Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2000)

Author: 
Martin Daunton, Rick Halpern, eds.
Reviewer: 
Gregory Evans Dowd

Dowd on Daunton and Halpern, 'Empire and Others: British Encounters with Indigenous Peoples, 1600-1850'


Martin Daunton, Rick Halpern, eds. Empire and Others: British Encounters with Indigenous Peoples, 1600-1850. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. xii + 400 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8122-1699-8.

Reviewed by Gregory Evans Dowd (Department of History, University of Notre Dame)
Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2000)

Identity Crisis

Author: 
Robert Boyd, ed.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Pyne

Pyne on Boyd, 'Indians, Fire and the Land in the Pacific Northwest'


Robert Boyd, ed. Indians, Fire and the Land in the Pacific Northwest. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1999. 313 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87071-459-7.

Reviewed by Stephen Pyne (Department of Biology, Arizona State University)
Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2000)

The Mystery of the Missing Fires

Author: 
Scott Riney
Reviewer: 
Izumi Ishii

Ishii on Riney, 'The Rapid City Indian School, 1898-1933'


Scott Riney. The Rapid City Indian School, 1898-1933. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1999. x + 278 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3162-7.

Reviewed by Izumi Ishii (Department of Russian and Eastern Studies, University of Kentucky)
Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2000)

Indian Boarding School Experience at Rapid City

Author: 
Michael Leroy Oberg
Reviewer: 
Claudio Saunt

Saunt on Oberg, 'Dominion and Civility: English Imperialism and Native America 1585-1685'


Michael Leroy Oberg. Dominion and Civility: English Imperialism and Native America 1585-1685. Ithaca, NY, and London: Cornell University Press, 1999. x + 239 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-3564-5.

Reviewed by Claudio Saunt (Department of History, University of Georgia)
Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2000)

Indians, Frontiersmen, and Metropolitans

Author: 
David Wallace Adams
Reviewer: 
Robert J. Franzese

Franzese on Adams, 'Education for Extinction: American Indians and the Boarding School Experience, 1875-1928'


David Wallace Adams. Education for Extinction: American Indians and the Boarding School Experience, 1875-1928. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1995. xi + 337 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-0838-6; $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0735-8.

Reviewed by Robert J. Franzese (Western Michigan University)
Published on H-AmIndian (October, 1998)

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