Atlas of Indian Nations

Atlas of Indian Nations

Using maps, photos and art, and organized by region, a comprehensive atlas tells the story of Native Americans in North America, including details on their religious beliefs, diets, alliances, conflicts, important historical events and tribe boundaries.

Atlas of the North American Indian

Atlas of the North American Indian

Presents an illustrated reference that covers the history, culture and tribal distribution of North American Indians.

Atlas of the Indian Tribes of North America and the Clash of Cultures

Atlas of the Indian Tribes of North America and the Clash of Cultures

Atlas of the Indian Tribes of the Continental United States and the Clash of Cultures The Atlas identifies of the Native American tribes of the United States and chronicles the conflict of cultures and Indians' fight for self-preservation in a changing and demanding new word. The Atlas is a compact resource on the identity, location, and history of each of the Native American tribes that have inhabited the land that we now call the continental United States and answers the three basic questions of who, where, and when. Regretfully, the information on too many tribes is extremely limited. For some, there is little more than a name. The history of the American Indian is presented in the context of America's history its westward expansion, official government policy and public attitudes. By seeing something of who we were, we are better prepared to define who we need to be. The Atlas will be a convenient resource for the casual reader, the researcher, and the teacher and the student alike. A unique feature of this book is a master list of the varied names by which the tribes have been known throughout history.

A Historical Atlas of North America Before Columbus

A Historical Atlas of North America Before Columbus

Chronicles the history of Native Americans before the arrival of Columbus, with an emphasis on presenting maps from the period.

World Encyclopaedia of Nations and Nationalities

World Encyclopaedia of Nations and Nationalities

The origins and development of the fascinating variety of continents, countries and communities of the world are the engrossing subjects of the present prize set of 17 Vols. in 34 Parts of the encyclopaedia. With marvelously lucid text and equally graphic illustrations, the writers and editors present a panoramic account of the splendid variety of the family of mankind, its numerous and varied habitations, its physical, human and economic geography of man and his activities, and the living dynamic relation that mankind had with fellow communities across land and sea as well as with the planet that sustains all of them. The World Encyclopaedia of Nations and Nationalities opens to students, teachers and general readers a vast and beautiful window onto the great as well as the little known customs, manners and cultures of the world, reveals the universal geographical features and singularities of all countries in the continents, the introduces in vivid detail the many kind of inhabitants that are found world-wide. Not only is this brilliantly conceived encyclopaedia the pride of many libraries across the world, but it is also regarded as an apt companion and complement to the earlier historic work of Darwin, namely, Origin of the Species. In its comprehensive sweep and vibrant treatment the present the present volumes of this encyclopaedia will be an essential part of all libraries.

Native American Flags

Native American Flags

Presents an encyclopedic look at the flags and histories of 183 Native American tribes throughout the United States.

The Atlas of U.S. and Canadian Environmental History

The Atlas of U.S. and Canadian Environmental History

This visually dynamic historical atlas chronologically covers American environmental history through the use of four-color maps, photos, and diagrams, and in written entries from well known scholars. Organized into seven categories, each chapter covers: agriculture * wildlife and forestry * land use and management * technology and industry * pollution and human heath * human habitats * and ideology and politics. With valuable reference aids--including bibliographies, sources for further research, an extensive index, and newly designed maps--this is an indispensable tool for students and educators alike. For a detailed contents, a generous selection of sample articles, and more, visit the website Atlas of US and Canadian Environmental History website. Also includes 46 color maps.

Historical Atlas of Canada: From the beginning to 1800

Historical Atlas of Canada: From the beginning to 1800

Uses maps to illustrate the development of Canada from the last ice sheet to the end of the eighteenth century

A Historical Atlas of Colonial America

A Historical Atlas of Colonial America

Chronicles the history of America from the 1400s to 1775, with an emphasis on presenting maps from the period.