The Apaches, Arapahos, Blackfeet, Cherokees, Cheyennes, Choctaws, Comanches and Crows...the Shawnees, Shoshonis, Sioux, Wichitas and Zunis. This comprehensive, compassionate and vivid study provides an unrivalled history of American Indians from the dawn of their first contact with Europeans to the late twentieth century. It is a remarkable record ...
The Apaches, Arapahos, Blackfeet, Cherokees, Cheyennes, Choctaws, Comanches and Crows...the Shawnees, Shoshonis, Sioux, Wichitas and Zunis. This comprehensive, compassionate and vivid study provides an unrivalled history of American Indians from the dawn of their first contact with Europeans to the late twentieth century. It is a remarkable record of survival against the odds - the preservation of distinctive cultural identities through centuries of encroachment by a more numerous and aggressive race.
colour illustrations. Royal 8vo, pp. xxxv, 490. First published in 1970, and first published by The Folio Society in 2003, this is the fourth Folio Society printing. Former owner's name in ink on half title pag. No other markings. Books show slight shelf wear, else in very good, to near fine, condition. The slipcase is scuffed, but not dented or split and thus is still in good plus condition.
New. Hardcover in slip case. Good binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. Since 1947 the Folio Society has published beautiful illustrated editions of some of the world's greatest books. It produces illustrated hardback editions of classic fiction and non-fiction books. Each Folio edition features specially designed bindings and includes artist-commissioned illustrations, or researched artworks and photographs.
Very Good in Slipcase Very Good jacket. Hardcover. 4to. 2nd Printing. Hardcover with Slipcase. 4to with 489 pages. The book is in very good condition with very slight shelf-wear. The slipcase is in very good condition with very slight shelf-wear. The interior is clean and tight. The spine is black with gold text.
A good clean copy. A good binding and clear text. Pictorial covers. Clean We have many other Folio titles available! Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.
Good. No dust jacket. 2003. 490 pages. No dust jacket. Sepia, pictorial boards with green cloth spine in green slipcase. Firm binding with mild tanning to pages. Contains colour and sepia photographs. Mild rubbing along edges. Slipcase has moderate wear along edges and over surfaces. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1464250180cla (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
8vo. Hardcover in slipcase. Black cloth w/ reproduction of a 1909 photograph of an Indian on the cover; no dj, as issued. NEW. Bright, crisp & clean, unread. xxxv, 490 p., illus., 32 p. of plates, maps, portraits. Reprint with minor emendations and a new introducition of the 1970 edition published by University of Oklahoma Press.
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