Native American History For Dummies
Call them Native Americans, American Indians, indigenous peoples, or first nations — a vast and diverse array of nations, tribes, and cultures populated every corner of North America long before Columbus arrived. Native American History For Dummies reveals what is known about their pre-Columbian history and shows how their presence, customs, and beliefs influenced everything that was to follow.
This straightforward guide breaks down their ten-thousand-plus year history and explores their influence on European settlement of the continent. You'll gain fresh insight into the major tribal nations, their cultures and traditions, warfare and famous battles; and the lives of such icons as Pocahontas, Sitting Bull and Sacagawea. You'll discover:
Packed with fascinating facts about functional and ceremonial clothing, homes and shelters, boatbuilding, hunting, agriculture, mythology, intertribal relations, and more, Native American History For Dummies provides a dazzling and informative introduction to North America's first inhabitants.
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Review: Native American History for DummiesRecensione dell'utente - Goodreads
Having recently discovered ancestors in two American Indian tribes, I found this book to be informative & enlightening about all the tribes & their cultures. A good jumping off point for further study into my family history. Leggi recensione completa
Review: Native American History for DummiesRecensione dell'utente - Christina O'Leary - Goodreads
Most unbiased, neutral, strictly informational read on American Indian history. Leggi recensione completa