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Product Description: Exploring the motivations of Indians involved in the fur trade, the contributors to this volume challenge the spiritualist interpretation set forth by Calvin Martin in Keepers of the Game, which dismisses the lure of European goods―the power and leisure that firearms and other tools afforded the Indians―and instead attributes the Indians' willingness to overkill wildlife to the epidemics that decimated their ranks, that not only shattered their religious bonds with game but also unleashed a furious revenge against the animals...read more
By Shepard Krech (editor)

Hardcover:

9780820305639 | Univ of Georgia Pr, December 1, 1981, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Exploring the motivations of Indians involved in the fur trade, the contributors to this volume challenge the spiritualist interpretation set forth by Calvin Martin in Keepers of the Game, which dismisses the lure of European goods―the power and leisure that firearms and other tools afforded the Indians―and instead attributes the Indians' willingness to overkill wildlife to the epidemics that decimated their ranks, that not only shattered their religious bonds with game but also unleashed a furious revenge against the animals.

Paperback:

9780820308487 | Univ of Georgia Pr, April 1, 1986, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Exploring the motivations of Indians involved in the fur trade, the contributors to this volume challenge the spiritualist interpretation set forth by Calvin Martin in Keepers of the Game, which dismisses the lure of European goods―the power and leisure that firearms and other tools afforded the Indians―and instead attributes the Indians' willingness to overkill wildlife to the epidemics that decimated their ranks, that not only shattered their religious bonds with game but also unleashed a furious revenge against the animals.

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Product Description: While the relationship between man and nature has been a constant feature of the human situation, the human impact on the environment has only recently become a topic of general interest to students, as well as to scholars and professionals in disciplines across the board...read more
By Shepard Krech (editor) and John Robert McNeill (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415937320 | Routledge, November 1, 2003, cover price $750.00 | About this edition: While the relationship between man and nature has been a constant feature of the human situation, the human impact on the environment has only recently become a topic of general interest to students, as well as to scholars and professionals in disciplines across the board.
9780415937337 | Routledge, October 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | also contains Handbook of Complexity in Medicine
9780415937344 | Routledge, October 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | also contains Handbook of Complexity in Medicine
9780415937351 | Routledge, October 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | also contains High Calorie Diet and the Human Brain: Metabolic Consequences of Long-term Consumption

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Product Description: The idea of the Native American living in perfect harmony with nature is a cherished contemporary myth. In this book Shepard Krech seeks to correct the stereotype. Krech surveys North American environmental history to explore the relation between humans and the rest of nature before and after the arrival of Europeans...read more

Hardcover:

9780393047554 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 1999), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Looks at the historical truths and falsehoods about Native Americans and their relationship to nature

Paperback:

9780393321005, titled "Ecological Indian: Myth and History" | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 2000, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: 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:

9780613914147, titled "Ecological Indian: Myth And History" | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2003, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The idea of the Native American living in perfect harmony with nature is a cherished contemporary myth.

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Product Description: Between the 1870s and 1950s collectors vigorously pursued the artifacts of Native American groups. Setting out to preserve what they thought was a vanishing culture, they amassed ethnographic and archaeological collections amounting to well over one million objects and founded museums throughout North America that were meant to educate the public about American Indian skills, practices, and beliefs...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Barbara A. Hail (editor) and Shepard Krech (editor)

Hardcover:

9781560988151, titled "Collecting Native America, 1870-1960: Collecting Native America, 1870-1960" | Smithsonian Inst Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Between the 1870s and 1950s collectors vigorously pursued the artifacts of Native American groups.

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Product Description: This volume focuses on the life of the Haffenreffer Museum's founder, Rudolf Frederick Haffenreffer, and the processes whereby both his collections and what he called the King Philip Museum were formed. 32 color plates, 190 black-and-white photographs, drawings, maps; paperback, approx...read more
By Shepard Krech (editor)

Paperback:

9780912089096 | Haffenreffer Museum of anthropology, January 1, 1995, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This volume focuses on the life of the Haffenreffer Museum's founder, Rudolf Frederick Haffenreffer, and the processes whereby both his collections and what he called the King Philip Museum were formed.

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Product Description: Book by Krech III, Shepard

Hardcover:

9780806126173 | Rev sub edition (Univ of Oklahoma Pr, June 1, 1994), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Book by Krech III, Shepard

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Product Description: The papers in this book focus on several themes: the identification of Indian motives; the degree to which Indians were discriminating consumers and creative participants; and the extent of the native dependency on the trade. It spans the period from the seventeenth century up to and including the twentieth century...read more
By Shepard Krech (editor)

Paperback:

9780774803748 | Reprint edition (Univ of Washington Pr, January 1, 1991), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: The papers in this book focus on several themes: the identification of Indian motives; the degree to which Indians were discriminating consumers and creative participants; and the extent of the native dependency on the trade.

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Shares the Earl's comments on the Arctic and its inhabitants and shows the artifacts he brought back to England

Hardcover:

9780295968827 | Univ of Washington Pr, September 1, 1989, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Shares the Earl's comments on the Arctic and its inhabitants and shows the artifacts he brought back to England

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Product Description: The papers in this book focus on several themes: the identification of Indian motives; the degree to which Indians were discriminating consumers and creative participants; and the extent of the native dependency on the trade. It spans the period from the seventeenth century up to and including the twentieth century...read more
By Shepard Krech (editor)

Hardcover:

9780774801867 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, October 1, 1984, cover price $26.50 | About this edition: The papers in this book focus on several themes: the identification of Indian motives; the degree to which Indians were discriminating consumers and creative participants; and the extent of the native dependency on the trade.

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Product Description: Offers fascinating glimpses of the slavery experienced by Mr. Sutton's grandparents. Rich narrative; local history from a black perspective. xxvii + 209 pages including Appendices. Paperback.

Hardcover:

9780816190386 | G K Hall & Co, April 1, 1981, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Book by Krech, Shepard

Paperback:

9780870736506 | 3 edition (Schenkman Pub Co, June 1, 1981), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Offers fascinating glimpses of the slavery experienced by Mr.

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