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Main Title 500 nations : an illustrated history of North American Indians /
Author Josephy, Alvin M.,
Publisher Knopf,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 30892798
ISBN 0679429301; 9780679429302; 0375703209; 9780375703201
Subjects Indians of North America--History. ; Indianen. ; Indiens d'Amérique--Amérique du Nord--Histoire. ; Indiens dâAmérique du Nord--Histoire.
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EKBM  E77.J787 1994 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 07/27/2007
Edition 1st ed.
Collation 468 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 29 cm
"Based on a documentary filmscript by Jack Leustig, Roberta Grossman, Lee Miller, and William Morgan with contributions by John M.D. Pohl." Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-455) and index.
Contents Notes
A continent awakes -- Empires of the sun -- Clash of cultures -- European expansion -- The cauldron of war -- Loss of the East -- Struggle for the West -- The end of freedom. The story of Native American leaders, customs, political systems, and ways of life, this is American history from the Native American perspective: friendship, betrayal, war, and ultimately, the loss of homeland. A companion volume to the CBS television series produced by Kevin Costner, Jack Leustig, and James Wilson which aired in 1995.--From publisher description.