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Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux, The Premier Edition
By Excelsior Editions
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ean: 9781438425405, isbn: 1438425406,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
The famous story of the Lakota healer and visionary, Nicholas Black Elk.Gently Used.

Seven Arrows
By Ballantine Books
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ean: 9780345329011, isbn: 0345329015,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
A heartbreaking story of victory, defeat, and of a spiritual search in a profane world, this is the story of Night Bear and his people. It is the tale of the land they cherish and the lives they hold sacred, lived until the enemy can no longer be stopped, and the dead have few left to weep for them..

Code Talker: The First and Only Memoir By One of the Original Navajo Code Talkers of WWII
By Dutton Caliber
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mpn: 9780425244234, ean: 9780425244234, isbn: 0425244237,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
The first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII-includes the actual Navajo Code and rare photos. Although more than 400 Navajos served in the military during World War II as top-secret code talkers, even those fighting shoulder to shoulder with them were not told of their covert function. And, after the war, the Navajos were forbidden to speak of their service until 1968, when the code was finally declassified. Of the original twenty-nine Navajo code

Navajo Weaving Way
By Interweave
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mpn: 1883010306, ean: 9781883010300, isbn: 1883010306,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Noel Bennett met traditional Navajo weaver Tiana Bighorse in 1968. In time Tiana took her into her family as a daughter. Together they sheared sheep, collected plants, dyed wool, carded, spun, and wove. This book records their many experiences together, a collaboration that spans nearly thirty years. In 1971, Tiana and Noel wrote Working with the Wool: How to Weave a Navajo Rug. Noel later wrote Designing with the Wool and The Weaver's Pathway. Now, this single, authoritative volume brings

Through an Indian's Looking-Glass: A Cultural Biography of William Apess, Pequot (Native Americans of the Northeast)
By University of Massachusetts Press
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ean: 9781625342584, isbn: 9781625342584,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood. Apess's life intersects with multiple aspects of indigenous identity and existence in this period, including indentured servitude, slavery, service in the armed forces, syncretic engagements with Christian spirituality, and Native struggles for

Northern Slave, Black Dakota: The Life and Times of Joseph Godfrey
By Brand: Pond Dakota Press
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ean: 9780985009908, isbn: 098500990X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Separated from his mother when their master sold her, Joseph Godfrey grew up in bondage serving Minnesota's fur-trade elite. Escaping his masters' beatings, Godfrey sought refuge among the Dakota Indians who had befriended him as a child slave. Conscripted to join Dakota warriors in the U.S. Dakota War of 1862, Godfrey became the first of hundreds of men tried by a military court when the six-week war ended. Commander Henry Sibley, who created the court, was one of Godfrey's former masters.

Warrior Woman: The Story of Lozen, Apache Warrior and Shaman
By St. Martin's Press
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ean: 9780312244088, isbn: 0312244088,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Warrior Woman is the story of Lozen, sister of the famous Apache warrior Victorio, and warrior in her own right. Hers is a story little discussed in Native American history books. Instead, much of what is known of her has been passed down through generations via stories and legends. For example, it is said that she was embued with supernatural powers, given to her by the gods. She would lift her arms to the sky and place her palms against the wind, and through the heat she felt in her open

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