The Journey of Crazy Horse: A Lakota History

05 November 2018 | By Joseph M. Marshall III | Filed in: indigenous-history.

A captivating biography of the man who became a legend at the Battle of the Little Bighorn n nAs a brilliant leader of a desperate cause and one of the most perennially fascinating figures of the American West, Crazy Horse crushed Custer s 7th Cavalry and brought the United States Army to its knees N

1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus

02 February 2019 | By Charles C. Mann | Filed in: indigenous-history.

In this groundbreaking work of science, history, and archaeology, Charles C Mann radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in 1492 n nContrary to what so many Americans learn in school, the pre Columbian Indians were not sparsely settled in a pristine wilderne

Highway of Tears: A True Story of Racism, Indifference and the Pursuit of Justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

07 February 2017 | By Jessica McDiarmid | Filed in: indigenous-history.

A searing account of the missing, and murdered, Indigenous women of Highway 16, and an indictment of the society that failed them n nFor decades, Indigenous women have gone missing, or been found murdered, along an isolated stretch of highway in northwestern British Columbia The highway is known as

Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation

03 February 2018 | By John Ehle | Filed in: indigenous-history.

One of the many ironies of U.S government policy toward Indians in the early 1800s is that it persisted in removing to the West those who had most successfully adapted to European values As whites encroached on Cherokee land, many Native leaders responded by educating their children, learning Engl

Unsettling Canada: A National Wake-Up Call

07 July 2018 | By Arthur Manuel | Filed in: indigenous-history.

Unsettling Canada A National Wake Up Call by Arthur Manuel and Chief Ronald Derrickson describes the victories and failures, the hopes and the fears of a generation of activists fighting for Aboriginal title and rights in Canada Unsettling Canada chronicles the modern struggle for Indigenous right