This book takes an in-depth look at every aspect of American Indian lifefood, dress, customs, and moreduring 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
About the Author
Clarissa W. Confer, PhD, teaches at California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA.
Table of Contents
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