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Indian Givers

How Native Americans Transformed the World
Weatherford, J. McIver (Book - 2010)
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"Beloved author Jack Weatherford's classic work is now available with a new introduction by the author. 'Indian Givers' is the utterly compelling story of how the cultural, social, and political practices of Native Americans transformed the way life is lived throughout the world."--P.[4] of cover.
Authors: Weatherford, J. McIver
Title: Indian givers
how Native Americans transformed the world
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Three Rivers Press, 2010, c1988
Edition: 1st. Three Rivers Press ed
Characteristics: x, 351 p. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Jack Weatherford
Notes: "Originally published in hardcover in slightly different form in the United States by Crown Publishers...New York, in 1988."--T.p. verso
"With a new introduction by the author"--T.p
Contents: Introduction
Silver and money capitalism
Piracy, slavery, and the birth of corporations
The American Indian path to industrialization
The food revolution
Indian agricultural technology
The culinary revolution
Liberty, anarchism, and the noble savage
The founding Indian fathers
Red sticks and revolution
The Indian healer
The drug connection
Architecture and urban planning
The pathfinders
When will America be discovered?
Summary: "Beloved author Jack Weatherford's classic work is now available with a new introduction by the author. 'Indian Givers' is the utterly compelling story of how the cultural, social, and political practices of Native Americans transformed the way life is lived throughout the world."--P.[4] of cover.
ISBN: 0307717151
9780307717153
Branch Call Number: 970.00497 W3626i 2010
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Headings: Indians of North America Colonization Civilization, Modern History Civilization Indian influences
Topical Term: Indians of North America
Civilization, Modern
Civilization
LCCN: 2010483845
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