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Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, Third Edition

A colorful, engaging look at American Indian tribes.


Praise for the previous edition:

"…notable for its ease of use, its wonderful illustrations…Recommended without reservation…"… (See Below for Full Description)
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A colorful, engaging look at American Indian tribes.

Praise for the previous edition:
"…notable for its ease of use, its wonderful illustrations…Recommended without reservation…"—Booklist

Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, Third Edition is a fully updated reference discussing more than 200 American Indian tribes of North America, as well as prehistoric peoples and civilizations. Arranged alphabetically by tribe or group, this comprehensive work offers 60 new entries on tribes not covered in depth in the previous editions. The informative, accessible text summarizes the historical record—locations, migrations, contacts with non-Indians, wars, and more—and includes present-day tribal affairs and issues. The book also covers traditional Indian lifeways, including diet, housing, transportation, tools, clothing, art, and rituals, as well as language families.

Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, Third Edition includes at least one representative tribe from each language family or language isolate for each of the culture areas. Many new entries include tribes in California, Alaska, and Canada,

New entries include:
  • Beaver (Tsattine)
  • Bella Coola
  • Cahuilla
  • Coahuiltec
  • Columbia (Sinkinse)
  • Cowichan
  • Diegue

Additional Info

ISBN-13 978-0-8160-6274-4
ISBN-10 816062749
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series ---
Author Carl Waldman
Publication Date 9/1/2006
Book's Binding Paperback
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Specifications 259 full-color illustrations. 11 full-color maps. Index. Bibliography. Glossary. Cross-references. Lists of tribes.
Available Formats Print

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