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The Buffalo Hunters

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Mari Sandoz | Publisher : University of Nevada Press

ISBN 10 : 080321880X
ISBN 13 : 9780803218802

The destruction of the great buffalo herds is the theme of a study of the American West that presents accounts of Indian ambushes, hairbreadth escapes, gambling and gunfights, mili..


The Buffalo Hunters

Pub Date : 1993-01 | Author : | Publisher : Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books

ISBN 10 : 0809494256
ISBN 13 : 9780809494255

Examines the history and culture of the Great Plains Indians, describes their handicraft, and looks at the ceremonies and traditions that continue today..


Buffalo Hunt

Pub Date : 1995 | Author : Russell Freedman | Publisher : Holiday House

ISBN 10 : 0823411591
ISBN 13 : 9780823411597

Examines the importance of the buffalo in the lore and day-to-day life of the Indian tribes of the Great Plains and describes hunting methods and the uses found for each part of th..


Tipi

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Paul Goble | Publisher : World Wisdom, Inc

ISBN 10 : 193331639X
ISBN 13 : 9781933316390

Presents a history of tipis, describing the different ways in which they were constructed, the many symbolic designs used to decorate them, and the practical and spiritual signific..


American Buffalo

Pub Date : 2008-12-02 | Author : Steven Rinella | Publisher : Spiegel & Grau

ISBN 10 : 0385526857
ISBN 13 : 9780385526852

From the host of the Travel Channel’s “The Wild Within.” A hunt for the American buffalo—an adventurous, fascinating examination of an animal that has haunted the American ..


The Buffalo And The Indians

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Dorothy Hinshaw Patent | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN 10 : 0618485708
ISBN 13 : 9780618485703

Provides a review of the bond between Native Americans and buffalos throughout history and examines how European settlers disrupted nature's balance and nearly caused the extinctio..


Imagining Head Smashed In

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Jack Brink | Publisher : Athabasca University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781897425046
ISBN 13 : 189742504X

Winner of the 2009 SAA Public Audience Book Award For millennia, Aboriginal hunters on the North American Plains used their knowledge of the land and of buffalo behaviour to drive ..