Daily Life During the Indian Wars (Daily Life Through History Series)

Daily Life During the Indian Wars (Daily Life Through History Series)

by Clarissa Confer


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This book takes an in-depth look at every aspect of American Indian life—food, dress, customs, and more—during the almost 300 years of conflict with Anglo-Americans.

• A complete chronology of military and political events in American Indian history, ranging from colonial times through the 19th century

• A collection of images, documenting the lives and cultural practices of American Indian warriors and family members

• A multicultural bibliography of significant materials from the fields of history, ethnography, and anthropology, pointing readers toward additional information

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313364549
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/16/2010
Series: Daily Life
Pages: 223
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

Clarissa W. Confer, PhD, teaches at California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Chronology xiii

1 Early Colonial Wars 1

2 Early National Wars 33

3 The Far West 81

4 The Northern Plains 111

5 The Southern Plains 161

6 Epilogue: Wounded Knee-The Final Indian War? 203

Bibliography 213

Index 219

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