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Among the Indians: Four Years on the Upper Missouri, 1858-1862

By: Boller, Henry A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1972

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11333


Octavo (20cm), pp. 370. Some yellowing on cover, creasing at spine, light rubbing on front and back. Light staining on head of textblock, small closed tear on head of spine at back cover. First Edition. View more info

Selling Your Father's Bones America's 140-year war against the Nez Perce tribe

By: Brian Schofield

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2009

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10051


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 356 with index. Quarter dark blue cloth over blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Jacket has slight wear at corners. This is Schofield's first book, which was short-listed for the John Llewellyn Rhys prize. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Flight of the Nez Perce: A History of the Nez Perce War

By: Brown, Mark H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Putnams: 1967

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 7927


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 480. Black cloth boards with bright gilt spine text, pictorial jacket, deckle edge, yellow publisher's ink on top edge. Includes index. Jackethas one-inch chip on top front corner, small tears and rub marks. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Yellow Sun, Bright Sky The Indian Country Stories of Oliver La Farge

By: Caffey, David L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr: 1988

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 5362


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 212. Red boards, yellow titling. Red remainder mark on bottom edge, jacket with light edge wear and rub marks. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Singing for a Spirit: A Portrait of the Dakota Sioux

By: Deloria, Vine

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Clear Light Publishers: 1999

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11693


Octavo (22.5cm), pp. 223. Light blue boards with navy blue quarter cloth binding and silver lettering on spine. Black and white photographs throughout. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Over the Earth I Come The great Sioux uprising of 1862

By: Duane Schultz

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1992

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10055


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 307 with index, b/w photos. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. Jacket has light wear at corners, free rear endpaper has small stain. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Shawnee Prophet

By: Edmunds, R. David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Neb., University of Nebraska: 1983

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10058


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 260 with index, b/w photos. Purple boards with silver lettering on spine. Jacket has light wear along edges and at corners. Former's owner's stamp on half-title page. The first full-length biography of Tecumseh's brother, Tenskwatawa. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Books and Islands in Ojibwe Country

By: Erdrich, Louise

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington DC, National Geographic Directions: 2003

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10073


Octavo (20 cm), pp. 143. Quarter black cloth over cream boards with silver lettering on spine. Deckle edge, with b/w drawings by the author. Jacket has light wear along edges. Symmetrical stain on front endpapers. National Book Award-winner Erdrich's memoir of her travels through southern Ontario. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Shadows of the Buffalo A family odyssey among the Indians

By: Hungry Wolf, Adolph and Beverly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1983

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10053


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 288. Quarter brown cloth over beige boards, gilt lettering on spine. The memoir of a modern, blended Blackfeet and German family who live a traditional existence in the Canadian Rockies. Jacket has dampstaining on the underside. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Indigena: News From Indian America (Winter 1974-5, Vol. 1, No. 3)

By: Indigena

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Indigena, Inc.: 1974

Seller ID: 21964


Folio (45 cm), pp. 24. Newsprint. While this issue is heavy on South and Central American news, two pages are dedicated to the U.S. Army's siege at Wounded Knee, and a short piece notes that convicted rapist William Janklow was elected Attorney General of South Dakota. (Later elected governor, Janklow successfully delayed the publication of Peter Matthiessen's groundbreaking work, In the Spirit of Crazy Horse). Another page is dedicated to a lengthy history of the 1866 P... View more info

Roots of Survival: Native American Storytelling and the Sacred

By: Joseph Bruchac

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Golden, CO, Fulcrum: 1996

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 8863


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 206. Grey boards with blue quarter cloth binding and silver text on spine. Boards are crimped at top corners. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Indian Dances of North America

By: Laubin, Gladys and Reginald Laubin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16111


Quarto (25 cm), pp. 538. Marbled blue boards with black quarter binding and gilt titling. Color and black and white photos throughout, including frontispiece of authors in Buffalo Dance costumes. Forward by former U.S. Commissioner of Indian Affairs Louis R. Bruce. Jacket has light edge wear with small closed tears, and is price-clipped. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Sundancing at Rosebud and Pine Ridge

By: Mails, Thomas E.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Sioux Falls, SD, Center for Western Studies: 1978

Seller ID: 18510


Quarto (30.5 cm), pp. xii, 395. Signed and warmly inscribed by author with his trademark sketch of an indigenous man on free front endpaper. Brown cloth with gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Color, black and white photos and illustrations throughout; extra-illustrated with newspaper clipping, Center for Western Studies material, along with six-page spiral bound reproductions of Western art (the spiral left marks on rear endpapers). Jacket has moderate wear with numerous s... View more info

Cheyenne-Arapaho Education 1871-1982

By: Mann, Henrietta

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Niwat, CO, University Press of Colorado: 1997

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11697


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 205. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. Foxing on head of text block, some light sunning on spine. ISBN sticker on back dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Ethnomusicology of the Flathead Indians

By: Merriam, Alan P.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chicago, Aldine Publishing: 1967

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 6671


Quarto (25 cm), pp. 403. Subscriber's edition. Bound in tan stiff paper wraps. Illustrated with numerous photos and tablature charts. Including index, bibliography and appendices. Small smudge on front wrap. First Edition. View more info