Biographical Dictionary of American Indian History to 1900

Biographical Dictionary of American Indian History to 1900

by Carl Waldman


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In this updated edition of Who Was Who in Native American History (Facts On File,1990, ISBN 0816017972), author Carl Waldman profiles men and women who have made significant contributions to Native American history, such as Native American warrior William Apess, the Pequot leader of the peaceful "Mashpee Revolt", and the FoX anthropologist William Jones. The indepth, AtoZ entries cover individuals from early contact until 1900 including: Tribal Leaders: Sitting Bull, Massasoit, and Weetamoo
Medicine Men: Arpeika and Nakaidoklini
Warriors: Crazy Horse, Osceola, and El Mocho
Army Scouts: Christopher "Kit" Carson, Bloody Knife, and Davy Crockett
EXplorers: John Cabot, Jean Ribault, and William Clark
American and European Statesmen: Andrew Jackson and Lewis Cass
Army Officers: George Crook and Miles Standish
Traders: Mary Musgrove, William Henry Ashley, and John Tanner
Artists and Photographers: Carl Bodmer and Howling Wolf
Scholars and Educators: Franz Boas and Henry Rowe Schoolcraft.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780816042531
Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/28/2001
Edition description: REVISED
Pages: 512
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.91(h) x 1.27(d)
Age Range: 14 Years

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