Indian Givers

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  • Author : Jack Weatherford
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN : 0307755398
  • Rating : 3/5 from 3 reviews
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Indian Givers

Indian Givers
  • Author : Jack Weatherford
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release : 05 May 2010
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"As entertaining as it is thoughtful....Few contemporary writers have Weatherford's talent for making the deep sweep of history seem vital and immediate." --Washington Post After 500 years, the world's huge debt to the wisdom of the Indians of the Americas has finally been explored in all its vivid drama by anthropologist Jack Weatherford. He traces the crucial contributions made by the Indians to our federal system of government, our democratic institutions, modern medicine, agriculture, architecture, and ecology, and in this

Native Roots

Native Roots
  • Author : Jack Weatherford
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release : 23 June 2010
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"Well written, imagery-ridden...A tale of what was, what became, and what is today regarding the Indian relation to the European civilization that 'grafted' itself onto this ancient system.'" (Minneapolis Star Tribune) Conventional American history holds that the white settlers of the New World re-created the societies they had known in England, France, and Spain. But as anthropologist Jack Weatherford, author of INDIAN GIVERS, brilliantly shows, the Europeans actually grafted their civilization onto the deep and nourishing roots of

Study Guide

Study Guide
  • Author : Supersummary
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 03 February 2020
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SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This 54-page guide for "Indian Givers" by Jack Weatherford includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 14 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis. Featured content includes commentary on major characters, 25 important quotes, essay topics, and key themes like Indian Innovations Present Little Benefit to the Indians and Colonization as a Fundamentally Exploitative Exercise.

Indian Giver

Indian Giver
  • Author : Gerald Duff
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 27 January 1983
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Sam Houston Leaping Deer struggles to adjust to a new way of life when he leaves the Indian reservation and becomes a star basketball player at the University of Illinois

Savages and Civilization

Savages and Civilization
  • Author : Jack Weatherford
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release : 19 May 2010
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In Indian Givers and Native Roots, renowned anthropologist Jack Weatherford opened the eyes of tens of thousands of readers to the clash between Native American and European cultures. Now, in his brilliant new book, Weatherford broadens his focus to examine how civilization threatens to obliterate unique tribal and ethnic cultures around the world -- and in the process imperils its own existence. As Weatherford explains, the relationship between "civilized" and "savage" peoples through history has encompassed not only violence, but

Dark Tides

Dark Tides
  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 24 November 2020
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#1 New York Times bestselling author of Tidelands—the “searing portrait of a woman that resonates across the ages” (People)—returns with an evocative historical novel tracking the rise of the Tidelands family in London, Venice, and New England. Midsummer Eve 1670. Two unexpected visitors arrive at a shabby warehouse on the south side of the River Thames. The first is a wealthy nobleman seeking the lover he deserted twenty-one years earlier. Now James Avery has everything to offer: a fortune, a

The Indian Giver

The Indian Giver
  • Author : S. M. Parker
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release : 07 October 2021
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It was 1945. The men were home from the war and Lara Baxter was born into the generation of baby boomers. Lara grew up in the sixties in a middle-class suburb of Perth, Western Australia with a mother of Victorian values and a larrikin father who loved a beer with his mates. Lara loved her father and all she ever wanted was his love and approval, but it never came. After spending 20 years abiding by the rules, her life would be

Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World
  • Author : Jack Weatherford
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release : 22 March 2005
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New York Times Bestseller • The startling true history of how one extraordinary man from a remote cornerof the world created an empire that led the world into the modern age. The Mongol army led by Genghis Khan subjugated more lands and people in twenty-five years than the Romans did in four hundred. In nearly every country the Mongols conquered, they brought an unprecedented rise in cultural communication, expanded trade, and a blossoming of civilization. Vastly more progressive than his European

Indian Giver

Indian Giver
  • Author : John Smelcer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 12 April 2016
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An exploration of what it means to be Native American in the 21st century, replete with irony and wit.