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The Kenaitze people, Ackerman, Robert E
1 Ackerman, Robert E The Kenaitze people
Indian Tribal Series 1975 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with raised seal. This book is to commemorate the issuance of the official tribal medal in the 1970's and is limited to 15,000 copies of which this is number 9179 and is signed by the tribal chief or leader of the tribe George Miller, Jr. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photographs Maps; 106 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Related 
Price: 9.97 USD
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The Chickasaw People, Baird, W. David
2 Baird, W. David The Chickasaw People
Indian Tribal Series 1974 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with raised tribal seal. This book is to commemorate the issuance of the official tribal medal in the 1970's and is limited to 15,000 copies of which this is number 9179 and is signed by the tribal chief or leader of the tribe. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Indian Tribal Series; Photographs, Maps; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Notable Personage, Related 
Price: 14.97 USD
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The Heritage of Choctaw County, Alabama, Committee
3 Committee The Heritage of Choctaw County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants, Inc. 2001 Limited Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue leatherlike cover with gilt print. Looks new. Extensive index. The county seat is Butler. The county was established on December 29, 1847 and named for the Choctaw tribe of American Indians. Most of the early pioneers of Choctaw County were farmers from North and South Carolina. In 1912 the Alabama, Tennessee and Northern Railroad was completed through the county from north to south, connecting the area to the Port of Mobile and northern Alabama. It induced a population shift from areas near the Tombigbee River to the central part of the county. ; The Alabama Heritage Series; Vol. 12; Photographs, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 292 pages 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Where the Swallowtail Kite Soars  The Legacies of Glades County, Florida and The Vanishing Wilderness, Dale, Nancy
4 Dale, Nancy Where the Swallowtail Kite Soars The Legacies of Glades County, Florida and The Vanishing Wilderness
iUniverse, Inc. 2004 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Bok looks new. Very Rare Author inscribed poem in front along with Authors Signature. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. "May you walk with a gentle breeze upon your face- May you wake to the beauty of a lavender sky- May you sleep under a blanket of stars- In Florida Last pristine wilderness- Nancy Dale. Looks new. Palmdale, a remote town in Glades County, population less than 1,000, is on the curb of creeping urbanization. Today, more people than Palmdale's entire population are moving into Florida each day. The pioneer culture and Florida's last wilderness is threatened by growth that exploits "blue gold" water and the land. The sprawling ranches set amidst tall cabbage palm prairies are disappearing. The cost to stay is more than the price to sell with high inheritance taxes and the evaporation of a cattle based economy. The early pioneers forecasted Florida's future in their own lifetime as they struggled to hold onto a way of life in a place where few chose to carve a living.

Their stories predict the high premium of development: light pollution, traffic, sewage, crime and the "napalming" of native trees replaced by "ornamental" shrubs, cement, and gated communities. They foresaw the destruction of natural eco-systems, water shortages and communities where wildlife extermination businesses spring up to destroy "pesky" intruders such as squirrels, woodpeckers, snakes and other Everglades species.

The story of Palmdale, Florida, and its people reflects a proud cultural heritage living on the edge of civilization. Palmdale is a ghost town today with only a few ranches left and the Seminole Indian Tribe living off a small market economy against the odds of metropolitan growth, dollars and political power.This story reflects a tragic national trend threatening the survival of rural America. ; 0.5 x 8.8 x 6 Inches; 180 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.19 USD

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Mi Tu Mau Sau ATSI Catechism and Hymn Book, Francis & Jennie
5 Francis & Jennie Mi Tu Mau Sau ATSI Catechism and Hymn Book
Rangoon British Burma Press ca 1950 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Orange cover. Inscribed "To the Champaign Gospel Tabernacle Sunday School, In fellowship of sending the Gospel Light to the ATSI tribe of western Yannan, China, Compliments of the authors Francis & Jennie" Rare imprint. Possibly no publication date in item.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Mayan Enigma  The Search for a Lost Civilization., Ivanoff, Pierre,
6 Ivanoff, Pierre, Mayan Enigma The Search for a Lost Civilization.
Delacorte Press 1971 0440055288 / 9780440055280 First American Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Book and dust in very good condition. Translated from the French by Elaine P. Halperin. First American Edition. ""This careful journal records the French archaeologist's ten year inquiry into a twofold puzzle. Why did the classical Mayans build their incredible cities in the most inaccessible and almost unlivable areas in Central America? And why did they completely abandon them to disappear as the western hemisphere's most vital early culture? Ivanoff's search for clues led to the discovery of a lost city in the jungles of Peten and to years of living with a primitive tribe called the Lacandons who most closely resemble, both physically and culturally, the ancient Mayans. Kirkus Review. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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The Ellison Tribe and Related Lines Starts with James Ellison, b. 1783 in Virginia (Now West Virginia). Other lines covered are Conaway, Maxwell, Gilet, Vanderpol, De hooges, jarrett, Milburn, See, Huffman., Nixon, Linda M.
7 Nixon, Linda M. The Ellison Tribe and Related Lines Starts with James Ellison, b. 1783 in Virginia (Now West Virginia). Other lines covered are Conaway, Maxwell, Gilet, Vanderpol, De hooges, jarrett, Milburn, See, Huffman.
Des Moines, IA Authors ca. 1965 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Good with no dust jacket 
No date. Photo copy only. Ready for 3 ring binder. Fully Indexed. this is a comprehensive work starting with James Ellison, b. 1783 in Virginia (Now West Virginia). Other lines covered are Conaway, Maxwell, Gilet, Vanderpol, De hooges, jarrett, Milburn, See, Huffman. An Errata sheet discloses an error in the numbering sequence of pages. All of the page numbers are included but are not in sequential order starting after page 282. the data seems (not verified absolutely) to be correct by page number but the pages are not in order. Two missing pages (359, 364) are from the index section so having them missing is not critical to the data. This seems to be an original printing error and was not discovered until 1986. This is a rare work and provides the researcher with a lot of data on these family lines. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Photocopy Only; Photocopies of pictures; Folio; 365 pages; 
Price: 79.97 USD
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8 No Author Listed Universal Indian Sign Language of the Plains Indians of North America Together with a simplified method of study, a list of words in most general use, ... etc. and other important co-related matter
San Diego, CA William Tomkins 1929 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with pictoral label of indians on horses and gold lettering. Cover worn. Signed by Jean Lee Latham, 1937. "Jean Lee Latham grew up in Buckhannon, West Virginia. She attended West Virginia Wesleyan College, where she wrote plays and operated the county newspaper’s linotype machine. She earned a master’s degree at Cornell University. While completing her degree, Ms. Latham taught English, history, and drama at Ithaca.Once she graduated, she became editor-in-chief of the Dramatic Publishing Company in Chicago. She worked hard to become a radio writer, but WWII changed her plans. She signed up for the US Signal Corps Inspection Agency, where she trained women inspectors. The U.S. War Department gave her a Silver Wreath for her work.After D-Day, Ms. Latham made the decision to write biographies for children. Her first book was The Story of Eli Whitney, published in 1953. Her third book, Carry On, Mr. Bowditch, earned the Newbery Medal in 1956.Playwright, author, and teacher, Ms. Latham died on June 13, 1995, at the age of 93. Her manuscripts are housed in the Children’s Literature Research Collection at the University of Minnesota." (Children's Literature network) This book came from a collection of Ms. Latham's. There is also typed notes from Ms. Latham about spelling and references to bibliography for her book on Mr. bowditch. The Cover has been taped with library to end papers of book. Numerous photos including author with Sons of Dakotah the Chief. ; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated 
Price: 45.97 USD
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The Natural Bridge and its Historical Surroundings (Author Signed) (Signed by all authors), Tompkins, E. P.
9 Tompkins, E. P. The Natural Bridge and its Historical Surroundings (Author Signed) (Signed by all authors)
Natural Bridge, VA Natural Bridge 1939 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Signed by both authors E. B. Tompkins and J. Lee Davis. Scarce copy signed by both authors. Dust in mylar cover has some browning . Natural Bridge is a geological formation in Rockbridge County, Virginia, comprising a 215-foot-high (66 m) natural arch with a span of 90 feet (27 m). It is situated within a gorge carved from the surrounding mountainous limestone terrain by Cedar Creek, a small tributary of the James River. Consisting of horizontal limestone strata, Natural Bridge is the remains of the roof of a cave or tunnel through which the Cedar Creek once flowed. The Natural Bridge was a sacred site of the Native American Monacan tribe, who believed it to be the site of a major victory over pursuing Powhatans centuries before the arrival of Europeans in Virginia.; Photographs; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 29.97 USD
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10 West, Patsy The Enduring Seminoles From Alligator Wrestling to Ecotourism
University Press of Florida 1998 0813016339 / 9780813016337 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Early in this century, the Florida Seminoles struggled to survive in an environment altered by the drainage of the Everglades and a dwindling demand for animal hides. This revised and expanded edition is the only book available on the cultural tourism activities of an Indian tribe. Often told in the words of the many Seminoles interviewed for this book, this is a tale of unbelievable success against all odds as the Seminoles went from abject poverty to striking the first major international deal by a tribe with the purchase of the Hard Rock Café in 2006.; Florida History and Culture; 9.32 X 6.30 X 0.92 inches; 184 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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