The Indian heritage of America / Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.

[1st ed.].. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1968.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
E58 .J6 1968 Available Request
LIB stacks
E58 .J6 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
E 58 .J6 Off-site
UNIV General stacks
970.00497 J67i 1990 Available Request
George Mason
Gateway Library stacks
E58 .J6 Available Request
Off-Campus Shelving
E58 .J6 1970 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
E58 .J6 Off-site
Subjects Central America -- Native races -- History.
Indians -- History.
Indians of Central America -- History.
Indians of North America -- History.
Indians of North America.
Indians of South America -- History.
Indians of South America.
Indiens -- Histoire.
Indiens d'Amérique -- Histoire.
Latin America -- Native races -- History.
North America -- Native races -- History.
Description xiii, 384, xiv pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1968.
Notes "A Borzoi book."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-384) and index.
Summary A historical overview of the Indians of the Americas. Includes Indians of the arctic and sub-arctic, the coasts (east and west), Plains, Great Basin, Plateau, California, and the Andes. Illustrated with maps, sketches and photographs.
Contents Stereotypes and the real indian -- The diversities of Indians -- "Indianness" -- The white man's debt to indians -- Early man in the Americas -- Agriculture and the rise of population -- The native peoples of the far north -- The indians of the subarctic -- The tribes of the northwest Pacific coast -- The tribes of the northeast woodlands -- The tribes of the southeastern United States -- The plains indians -- The peoples of the Great Basin -- The indians of the pleateau -- The native peoples of California -- The indians of the Southwest -- The Indians of northern Mexico -- Indian civilizations of Middle America -- Indians of Central America and the Caribbean -- Indian civilizations of Ecuador and the Central Andes -- The indians of the southern Andes -- The South American tropical forest tribes -- The marginal nomadic indians of South America -- The impact of the white man on indians -- The white man's conquest of the Indians: Latin America -- The white man's conquest of the Indians: The United State and Canada -- Indians today and their fight for survival.
Genre History.
Geographic Area North America
Network Numbers (OCoLC)415134
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Josephy, Alvin M., 1915-2005.
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information


Export citation to: RefWorks