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The Ecological Indian: Myth and History
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher W W Norton & Co Inc
Publication date July 1, 1999
Pages 318
Binding Hardcover
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780393047554
ISBN-10 0393047555
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.50 by 9.75 in.
Weight 1.30 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $27.95
§As reported by publisher
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Summary
Challenging many sacrosanct notions about the relationship between Native Americans and nature, the author discusses the possible role of Pleistocene-era humans in eradicating the mastodon, over-irrigation of crops among the Hohokam of Arizona, and slash-and-burn farming techniques. (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Challenging many sacrosanct notions about the relationship between Native Americans and nature, the author discusses the possible role of Pleistocene-era humans in eradicating the mastodon, over-irrigation of crops among the Hohokam of Arizona, and slash-and-burn farming techniques.

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Hardcover
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1 edition from W W Norton & Co Inc (July 1, 1999)
9780393047554 | details & prices | 318 pages | 6.50 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $27.95
About: Looks at the historical truths and falsehoods about Native Americans and their relationship to nature
Paperback
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from W W Norton & Co Inc (September 1, 2000); titled "Ecological Indian: Myth and History"
9780393321005 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $17.95
About: Challenging many sacrosanct notions about the relationship between Native Americans and nature, the author discusses the possible role of Pleistocene-era humans in eradicating the mastodon, over-irrigation of crops among the Hohokam of Arizona, and slash-and-burn farming techniques.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613914147
 
from Turtleback Books (June 1, 2003); titled "Ecological Indian: Myth And History"
9780613914147 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $26.95
About: The idea of the Native American living in perfect harmony with nature is a cherished contemporary myth.

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