Indians Of Texas, 1st Edition

  • W. W. Newcomb
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  • ISBN-10: 0292793243
  • ISBN-13: 9780292793248
  • DDC: 970.464
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 1961 | Published/Released March 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 1961

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Explores the ethnography of the Indian tribes who lived in the region that is now the state of Texas since the beginning of the historic period.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Table of Contents.
1: Before the Written Record.
2: The Beginnings.
3: Savages of the Western Gulf Culture Area.
4: The Coahuiltecans: South Texas.
5: The Karankawas: Gulf Coast.
6: Nomads of the Plaíns.
7: From Foot to Horse.
8: The Lipan Apaches: Conquerors Dispossessed.
9: The Tonkawas: Central Texas.
10: Comanches: Terror of the Southern Plains.
11: Kiowas and Kiowa Apaches: Far-Ranging Raiders.
12: Barbaríc Gardeners.
13: The Jumanos: Southwestern Borders.
14: The Wichitas: Nations of the North.
15: The Caddo Confederacies: East Texas.
16: The Provincial Atakapans.
17: Bitter Bread of Banishment.
18: Extermination and Oblivion.
19: Plates.