Coyote Warrior One Man Three Tribes And The Trial That Forged A Nation Second Edition

Author: Paul VanDevelder
Publisher: Bison Books
ISBN: 0803225466
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From White Shield to Washington DC, new Indian wars are being fought by Ivy League-trained lawyers called "Coyote Warriors"--among them a Mandan/Hidatsa named Raymond Cross. Coyote Warrior tells the epic story of the three tribes that saved Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery from starvation, their century-long battle to forge a new nation, and the extraordinary journey of one man to redeem a father's dream--and the dignity of his people.
Cross graduated from law school and, following his father's death, returned home to resurrect his father's fight against the federal government. His mission would lead him to Congress, which his father had battled forty years before, and into the hallowed chambers of the U.S. Supreme Court. There the great-great-grandson of Chief Cherry Necklace would lay at the feet of the nation's highest court the case for the sanctity of the U.S. Constitution, treaty rights, and the legal survival of Indian Country.

The Longest Trail

Author: Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0345806921
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Indian Gaming and Tribal Sovereignty: The Casino Compromise. University
Press of Kansas, 2005. Mann ... Coyote Warrior: One Man, Three Tribes, and the
Trial That Forged a Nation, 2nd ed. University of Nebraska Press, 2005. ———.

Coyote Warrior

Author: Paul Van Develder
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316030686
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A Civil Action meets Indian country, as one man takes on the federal government and the largest boondoggle in U.S. history--and wins.

Dammed Indians Revisited

Author: Michael L. Lawson
Publisher: South Dakota State Historical Society
ISBN: 9780979894015
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Dammed Indians Revisited examines how the work of the United States Army Corps of Engineers and the Bureau of Reclamation affected the communities along the river, demonstrating the unequal relationships between the tribes and the federal ...

Warriors In Uniform

Author: Herman J. Viola
Publisher: Natl Geographic Society
Size: 22.74 MB
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Spanning from the eighteenth century to the present day, a richly illustrated study pays tribute to the Native American warriors who have served their country in every U.S. war, honoring the exploits and accomplishments of these warriors in ...


Author: W. David Baird
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806182938
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The product of two of Oklahoma’s foremost authorities on the history of the 46th state, Oklahoma: A History is the first comprehensive narrative to bring the story of the Sooner State to the threshold of its centennial.

The Buffalo Creek Disaster

Author: Gerald M. Stern
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307388492
Size: 52.91 MB
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An in-depth account of the February 1972 disaster in which a dam built by the Pittston Coal Company gave way, killing 125 people, injuring more than 1,100, and leaving more than four thousand homeless, focuses on the survivors' lawsuit ...

The Annotated Mona Lisa

Author: Carol Strickland
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740768729
Size: 37.46 MB
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Dynamic design, with succinct, page-length essays, frequent sidebars, and abundant color illustrations incorporated into the text, make The Annotated Mona Lisa a browser's delight, as well as an authoritative reference that can be read from ...

Osceola And The Great Seminole War

Author: Thom Hatch
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466804548
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Osceola and the Great Seminole War vividly recounts how one warrior with courage and cunning unequaled by any Native American leader before or after would mastermind battle strategies that would embarrass the best officers in the United ...