By Robert H. Ruby,John A. Brown,Cary C Collins,Clifford Earl Trafzer
The local peoples of the Pacific Northwest inhabit an unlimited quarter extending from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean, and from California to British Columbia. For greater than 20 years, A advisor to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest has served as a customary reference on those different peoples. Now, within the wake of renewed tribal self-determination, this revised variation displays the numerous contemporary political, monetary, and cultural advancements shaping those local communities.
From such famous tribes because the Nez Perces and Cayuses to lesser-known bands formerly presumed "extinct," this advisor deals distinctive descriptions, in alphabetical order, of a hundred and fifty Pacific Northwest tribes. each one access offers info at the historical past, position, demographics, and cultural traditions of the actual tribe.
Among the hot positive factors provided listed below are an extended choice of images, up-to-date interpreting lists, and a revised pronunciation advisor. whereas carrying on with to supply succinct histories of every tribe, the amount now additionally covers such contemporary—and occasionally controversial—issues as Indian gaming and NAGPRA. With its emphasis on local voices and tribal revitalization, this new version of the consultant to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest is bound to be a definitive reference for a few years to come.
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A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest (Civilization of the American Indian) by Robert H. Ruby,John A. Brown,Cary C Collins,Clifford Earl Trafzer