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Image for Everyday Life Among the American Indians: 1800 to 1900 (Writer's Guide to Everyday Life Series)

Everyday Life Among the American Indians: 1800 to 1900 (Writer's Guide to Everyday Life Series)

By: Candy Moulton

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Writers Digest Books: March 2001

Seller ID: 48859

ISBN: 0898799961

Condition: Used - Good


Writers will save hours of valuable research time and bring a richness and historical accuracy to their work as they reference the slice-of-life facts depicted for each of these major time periods. Each book contains descriptions of the period's food and clothes; customs and slang; occupations; common religious and political practices; and other historical details. View more info

The White Indian boy: The story of Uncle Nick among the Shoshones

By: Elijah Nicholas Wilson

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Paragon Press: January 1991

Seller ID: 48576

ISBN: 0963160508

Condition: Used - Good


1919. Illustrated with drawings by F. N. Wilson. This is the true story of Uncle Nick Wilson. He was a man who not only lived part of his life with the Shoshone Indians but rode for the Pony Express. Wilson, Wyoming is named after him. View more info

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Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History

By: S. C. Gwynne

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Scribner: May 2011

Seller ID: 49133

ISBN: 1416591060

Condition: Used - Good


In the tradition of "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, "a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West, centering on Quanah, the greatest Comanche chief of them all. S. C. Gwynne's "Empire of the Summer Moon" spans two astonishing stories. The first traces the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history. The second entails one of the most remarkable narratives ever to come out of the Old West: the epic saga of the pioneer woman Cynthia Ann Parker and her mixed-bl... View more info