Oxford University Press Books
Books editi da Oxford University Press con argomento Indians Of North America SCIENZE UMANE
The Victory With No Name
Calloway Colin G.
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2014
In 1791, General Arthur St. Clair led the United States army in a campaign to destroy a complex of Indian villages at the Miami River in northwestern Ohio. Almost within reach of their objective, St. Clair's 1,400 men were attacked by about one thousand Indians. The U.S. force was decimated, suffering nearly one thousand...
The Land Looks After Us
Martin Joel W.
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback), 2001
Native Americans practice some of America's most spiritually profound, historically resilient, and ethically demanding religions. Joel Martin draws his narrative from folk stories, rituals, and even landscapes to trace the development of Native American religion from ancient burial mounds, through interactions with...