The Osage, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: Indians of North America
  • Terry P. Wilson University of California, Berkeley
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  • ISBN-10: 1438162030
  • ISBN-13: 9781438162034
  • DDC: 978.00497
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Overview

The Osage, part of the Indians of North America series, presents a fascinating portrayal of the history and culture of these native people. Living in the fertile Mississippi River Valley, the Osage Indians first encountered European explorers in the 18th century. Eventually forced to live on a reservation, they resisted U.S. government efforts to "civilize" them. After oil was discovered on their reservation, they became known as the "richest group of people in the world" and continue to thrive today.

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Indians of North America

Each title contains a detailed cultural history on a specific tribe.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Chapters.
1: Children of the Middle Waters.
2: The Coming of Europeans.
3: Reservation Life.
4: A New Home in Indian Territory.
5: The Richest People in the World.
6: The Depression Years.
7: War Wealth and Changes.
Support Materials.
Bibliography.