50 Events That Shaped American Indian History: An Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic, 1st Edition

  • Donna Martinez
  • Jennifer Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 1440835772
  • ISBN-13: 9781440835773
  • DDC: 305.800973
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 921 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

This book discusses the 50 events that shaped American Indian history. It is presented in an easy to use encyclopedic form and covers many historical events.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
Early Native America.
1: Mound Builders, 1500 BCE–1731 CE.
2: Mesa Verde Cultures and Communities, 600–1300 CE.
3: Cahokia, 900 CE–1300 CE.
4: Chaco Canyon, 950–1300 CE.
Invasions of America, 1492–1789.
5: European Diseases, 1492–1837.
6: Spanish Entradas and Mississippian Chiefdoms, 1492–1600s.
7: The Pequot War, 1634–1638.
8: The Pueblo Revolt, 1680.
9: Metacom's Rebellion, 1675–1678.
10: Pontiac's Rebellion, 1763.
Western Removals, 1800–1840.
11: Iroquois Influence on the U.S. Constitution, 1789.
12: American Indian Health Services, 1802–1924.
13: Seminole Wars, 1816–1858.
14: Indian Removal Act and the Trail of Tears, 1830.
15: Cherokee Cases, 1831–1832.
16: Black Hawk War of 1832.
Defending the West, 1840–1890.
17: Apache Resistance, 1849–1886.
18: Dakota War of 1862.
19: The Sand Creek Massacre, November 29, 1864.
20: The Sioux Bill of 1889.
21: Wounded Knee Massacre of 1890.
Educational and Cultural Assaults, 1870s–1920s.
22: The General Allotment Act, 1877.
23: Carlisle Indian Industrial School, 1879.
24: The Society of American Indians, 1911.
25: The Meriam Report of 1928.