Monday, February 27, 2017

Depredations and Massacre By the Snake River Indians

 
Author Name    U S Congress 
 
Title   Depredations and Massacre By the Snake River Indians

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Seller ID   016384

Softcover, bound in boards for library use. Ye Galleon Press, 1966, 16 pages. In very good condition, some toning and boards a bit bumped, interior is clean and bright. Booklet #161 of 732 copies. This a 1966 reprint of an 1860-61 report by the 36th Congress on matters pertaining to actions by the Snake River Indians against settlers in that area.
Price = 30.00 USD

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Southwestern Indian Tribes by Tom Bahti

 
Author Name    Tom Bahti 
 
Title   Southwestern Indian Tribes

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Publisher    KC Publications 1980

Seller ID   019871

Oversized softcover. Near fine condition, title page has tiny dog earred corner at bottom, name on top of page five. Sixth printing. Acoma; Apache: Jicarilla, Mesclero, San Carlos; Chemehuevi; Cochiti; Colo. River Tribes: Cocopa, Mohave, Maricopa, Yuma; Havasupai; Hopi; Hualapai; Isleta; Jemez; Laguna; Nambe; Navajo; Paiute; Papago; Picuris; Pima; San Felipe; San Ildefonso; San Juan; Sandia; Santa Ana; Santa Clara; Santo Domingo; Taos; Tesuque; Ute; Yavapai; Yaqui; Zia; Zuni. Well illustrated.
Price = 20.00 USD

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Southwestern Indian Ceremonials by Tom Bahti

 
Author Name    Tom Bahti 
 
Title   Southwestern Indian Ceremonials

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Publisher    KC Publications 1979

Seller ID   019876

Oversized softcover. Near fine condition. Fourth printing. Well illustrated with painting and photos, this covers the general Indian ceremonies you might see visiting the Southwest.
Price = 15.00 USD

Friday, February 24, 2017

Indians of Arizona: A Contemporary Perspective by Thomas Weaver

 
Author Name    Thomas Weaver 
 
Title   Indians of Arizona: A Contemporary Perspective

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Publisher    University of Arizona Press 1974

ISBN Number    0816504555 / 9780816504558 

Seller ID   019880

Trade paperback. Very good condition, light edgewear, name on half title page. Chapters include: The Arizona Indian in Perspective, Before History, Historical Foundations, Twentieth Century Legislation, Contemporary Indians, The Urban Indian: Man of Two Worlds, The Legal Basis of Tribal Government, Living Conditions, Employment - Economic Development - Assistance Programs, and Indian Education.
Price = 15.00 USD

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Sitting Bull & Gall, The Warrior by Thomas B Marquis

 
Author Name    Thomas B Marquis 
 
Title   Sitting Bull & Gall, The Warrior

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Seller ID   016380

Softcover. Cactus Pony, Scottsdale Arizona, npd, c. 1934, 8 pages. In near fine condition Two Sioux leaders who were at the Little Big Horn to fight Custer. Gall was a chief, Sitting Bull was a medicine man - or was he more than that? Author also believes Sitting Bull's name should really translate into English as A Buffalo Bull Resides Permanently Among Us.
Price = 30.00 USD

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Ishi in Two Worlds A Biography of the Last Wild Indian in North America by Theodora Kroeber

 
Author Name    Theodora Kroeber
 
Title   Ishi in Two Worlds A Biography of the Last Wild Indian in North America

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Type   Book

Edition   Illustrated Edition

Publisher    University of California Press 1976

Seller ID   021601

Hardcover. Outside pages have light foxing. Interior is clean and clear. This is the illustrated edition. Ishi's story is both amazing and heart-breaking. Being the last member of your tribe is very hard thing to accept. So is a whole new society.
 
Price = 35.00 USD

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The Warriors of the Plains by Colin F Taylor

 
Author Name    Taylor, Colin F. 
 
Title   The Warriors of the Plains

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Publisher    Arco Pub Co 1975

ISBN Number    0668034475 / 9780668034470 

Seller ID   016430

Oversized hardcover. Arco Publishing, 1975. In near fine condition, minor bumping on top and bottom boards, DJ is very good, slight wear, in mylar cover. A race of warrior people, their individualism and love of freedom, and what their land was like and how they lived.
Price = 35.00 USD