American Indians

Indian Rock Art of the Southwest

By Polly Schaafsma

This comprehensive view of carvings and paintings on stone by Native Americans from 200 BC through the nineteenth century surveys the rock art of Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, northern Mexico, and west Texas, providing an incomparable visual record of Southwest Indian culture, religion, and society.

Carlos Montezuma and the Changing World of American Indians

By Peter Iverson

The classic biography of one of the great Native American crusaders for Indian rights in the early twentieth century.

Chaco Canyon

Archaeology and Archaeologists
By Robert H. ListerFlorence C. Lister

Chaco Canyon is the first complete account of Chacoan archaeology, from the discovery of the ruins by Spanish soldiers in the seventeenth century, through the scientific analyses of the 1970s.

American Indians of the Southwest

Revised and Enlarged Edition
By Bertha P. Dutton

More than providing a compendium of southwestern Indian history and culture, this remarkable book gives the reader an understanding of and appreciation for the unique lifeways of these peoples whose philopophy, the author believes, may be our one great resource for peace.

The Past Climate of Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico, Reconstructed from Tree Rings

By Martin R. RoseJeffrey S. DeanWilliam J. Robinson

This landmark study uses archaeological tree-ring chronologies in the first attempt to quantitatively reconstruct past climate variability. After a step-by-step explanation of the statistical methods the authors reconstruct in inches the annual and spring precipitation of the Arroyo Hondo area for each year from AD 985 to 1970. This is the fourth volume in the series.

The Remembered Earth

An Anthology of Contemporary Native American Literature
Edited by Geary Hobson

This broad survey of Native American writing today is incisive, reflective, moving, and provocative in its variety.

The Surrounded

By D'Arcy McNickle

As The Surrounded opens, Archilde León has just returned from the big city to his father's ranch on the Flathead Indian Reservation in Montana. The story that unfolds captures the intense and varied conflict that already characterized reservation life in 1936, when this remarkable novel was first published.

No Turning Back

A Hopi Woman's Struggle to Live in Two Worlds
By Polingaysi Qoyawayma

Biography of a Hopi Indian woman and her career as an educator.

Hopi Kachina Dolls with a Key to Their Identification

Revised Edition
By Harold Colton
Photographs by Jack Breed

This work is a catalog of Hopi kachina dolls and how to identify them.

To Intermix With Our White Brothers

Indian Mixed Bloods in the United States from Earliest Times to the Indian Removals
By Thomas Ingersoll

The Native Americans of mixed ancestry in 1830 and why Andrew Jackson implemented a law to remove them.

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