Encyclopedia of the Great Plains Indians

Encyclopedia of the Great Plains Indians


Until the final centuries, the human landscapes of the good Plains have been formed exclusively through local american citizens, and because then the zone has persevered to be outlined through the long-lasting presence of its Indigenous peoples. The Encyclopedia of the good Plains Indians bargains a sweeping evaluation, throughout time and house, of this tale in 123 entries drawn from the acclaimed Encyclopedia of the nice Plains, including 23 new entries targeting modern Plains Indians, and plenty of new photographs.
 
Here are the peoples, locations, strategies, and occasions that experience formed lives of the Indians of the nice Plains from the beginnings of human habitation to the present—not simply yesterday’s wars, treaties, and traditions but in addition today’s tribal faculties, casinos, and criminal battles. as well as entries on known names from the previous like Sitting Bull and loopy Horse, new entries on modern figures corresponding to American Indian circulate religious chief Leonard Crow puppy and activists Russell capacity and Leonard Peltier are integrated within the quantity. Influential author Vine Deloria Sr., Crow medication lady beautiful protect, Nakota blues-rock band Indigenous, and the Nebraska Indians baseball group also are one of the entries during this complete account. somebody desirous to learn about Plains Indians, previous and current, will locate this an authoritative and engaging source.

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