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Product Description: In the nineteenth century, nearly all Native American men living along the southern New England coast made their living traveling the world's oceans on whaleships. Many were career whalemen, spending twenty years or more at sea. Their labor invigorated economically depressed reservations with vital income and led to complex and surprising connections with other Indigenous peoples, from the islands of the Pacific to the Arctic Ocean...read more

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9781469622576 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, April 27, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In the nineteenth century, nearly all Native American men living along the southern New England coast made their living traveling the world's oceans on whaleships.

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Product Description: Native Americans along the coasts of southern New England and Long Island have had close ties to whales for thousands of years. They made a living from the sea and saw in the world's largest beings special power and meaning. After English settlement in the early seventeenth century, the region's natural bounty of these creatures drew Natives and colonists alike to develop whale hunting on an industrial scale...read more
By Nancy Shoemaker (editor)

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9781625340801 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, April 30, 2014, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Native Americans along the coasts of southern New England and Long Island have had close ties to whales for thousands of years.

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9781625340818 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, April 30, 2014, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Native Americans along the coasts of southern New England and Long Island have had close ties to whales for thousands of years.

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Product Description: The histories told about American Indian and European encounters on the frontiers of North America are usually about cultural conflict. This book takes a different tack by looking at how much Indians and Europeans had in common. In six chapters, this book compares Indian and European ideas about land, government, recordkeeping, international alliances, gender, and the human body...read more

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9780195167924 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 25, 2004, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The relationship between American Indians and Europeans on America's frontiers is typically characterized as a series of cultural conflicts and misunderstandings based on a vast gulf of difference.

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9780195307108 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 27, 2006, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: The histories told about American Indian and European encounters on the frontiers of North America are usually about cultural conflict.

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Product Description: Clearing a Path offers new models and ideas for exploring Native American history, drawing from disciplines like history, anthropology, and creative writing making this a must-read for anyone interested in the history of indigenous peoples. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nancy Shoemaker (editor)

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9780415926744 | Routledge, January 1, 2002, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Clearing a Path offers new models and ideas for exploring Native American history, drawing from disciplines like history, anthropology, and creative writing making this a must-read for anyone interested in the history of indigenous peoples.

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9780415926751 | Routledge, February 1, 2002, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Clearing a Path offers new models and ideas for exploring Native American history, drawing from disciplines like history, anthropology, and creative writing making this a must-read for anyone interested in the history of indigenous peoples.

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Product Description: This collection brings together the best recent essays covering over five hundred years of American Indian history. Attached to each essay are primary historical documents that deal with issues of survival, resistance, accommodation, and adaptation, all of which illuminate the complexity and diversity of American Indian experiences...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nancy Shoemaker (editor)

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9780631219941 | Blackwell Pub, December 1, 2000, cover price $66.95 | About this edition: This collection brings together the best recent essays covering over five hundred years of American Indian history.

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9780631219958 | Blackwell Pub, October 26, 2000, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: This collection brings together the best recent essays covering over five hundred years of American Indian history.

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Product Description: Although the general public is not widely aware of this trend, the American Indian population has grown phenomenally since 1900, their demographic nadir. No longer a “vanishing” race, Indians have rebounded to 1492 population estimates in nine decades...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780826319197 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Studies the reasons why the Native American population has returned to 1492 levels since 1900, and compares the social and cultural patterns in five tribes in different regions--the Senecas, the Cherokees, the Ojibways, the Yakamas, and the Navajos

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9780826322890 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Although the general public is not widely aware of this trend, the American Indian population has grown phenomenally since 1900, their demographic nadir.

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Product Description: Negotiators of Change covers the history of ten tribal groups including the Cherokee, Iroquois and Navajo -- as well as tribes with less known histories such as the Yakima, Ute, and Pima-Maricopa. The book contests the idea that European colonialization led to a loss of Native American women's power, and instead presents a more complex picture of the adaption to, and subversion of, the economic changes introduced by Europeans...read more
By Nancy Shoemaker (editor)

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9780415909921 | Routledge, March 1, 1995, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Negotiators of Change covers the history of ten tribal groups including the Cherokee, Iroquois and Navajo -- as well as tribes with less known histories such as the Yakima, Ute, and Pima-Maricopa.

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9780415909938 | Routledge, February 1, 1995, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Negotiators of Change covers the history of ten tribal groups including the Cherokee, Iroquois and Navajo -- as well as tribes with less known histories such as the Yakima, Ute, and Pima-Maricopa.

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