Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: September 10, 2013 Price: $16.00 ISBN: 978-0-307-38913-8 (0-307-38913-8)
A Kirkus Best Book of the Year
In August 1862, after suffering decades of hardship, broken treaties, and relentless encroachment on their land, the Dakota leader Little Crow reluctantly agreed that his people must go to war. After six weeks of fighting, the uprising was smashed, thousands of Indians were taken prisoner...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books On Sale: June 19, 2012 Price: $17.95 ISBN: 978-1-58394-447-9 (1-58394-447-8)
Connecting to Our Ancestral Past is a pragmatic, spiritual journey that introduces a variety of specific rituals and conversations in connection with Constellations work, an experiential process that explores one's history and powerful events of the past in order to understand and resolve problems of the present. Constellations facilitator and author...
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Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: March 18, 2014 Price: $30.00 ISBN: 978-0-679-45510-3 (0-679-45510-8)
The astonishing story of a unique missionary project—and the America it embodied—from award-winning historian John Demos.
Near the start of the nineteenth century, as the newly established United States looked outward toward the wider world, a group of eminent Protestant ministers formed a grand scheme for gathering the rest of mankind into the redemptive fold of Christianity and “civilization.&rdquo...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books On Sale: May 1, 2012 Price: $29.95 ISBN: 978-1-58394-446-2 (1-58394-446-X)
Star Mounds is a full-color illustrated study of the precolonial monuments of the greater Ohio Valley, woven together with over fifty “medicine stories” inspired by Native American mythology that demonstrate the depth of the knowledge held by indigenous peoples about the universe they lived in.
Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: November 1, 2011 Price: $18.00 ISBN: 978-0-375-71430-6 (0-375-71430-8)
National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Best History With the Great Sioux War as background and context, and drawing on many new materials, Thomas Powers establishes what really happened in the dramatic final months and days of Crazy Horse’s life.