The Comanche Empire

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  • Author : Pekka Hämäläinen
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Pages : 500 pages
  • ISBN : 0300151179
  • Rating : 4/5 from 5 reviews
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The Comanche Empire

The Comanche Empire
  • Author : Pekka Hämäläinen
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 01 January 2008
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A study that uncovers the lost history of the Comanches shows in detail how the Comanches built their unique empire and resisted European colonization, and why they were defeated in 1875.

Empire of the Summer Moon

Empire of the Summer Moon
  • Author : S.C. Gwynne
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 07 July 2011
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In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West, centering on Quanah, the greatest Comanche chief of them all. Empire of the Summer Moon spans two astonishing stories. The first traces the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history. The second is the epic saga of the pioneer woman Cynthia Ann

The Comanche Empire

The Comanche Empire
  • Author : Pekka Hamalainen
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 01 October 2008
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A groundbreaking history of the rise and decline of the vast and imposing Native American empire. In the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, a Native American empire rose to dominate the fiercely contested lands of the American Southwest, the southern Great Plains, and northern Mexico. This powerful empire, built by the Comanche Indians, eclipsed its various European rivals in military prowess, political prestige, economic power, commercial reach, and cultural influence. Yet, until now, the Comanche empire has gone unrecognized in

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Quicklet on S  C  Gwynne s Empire of the Summer Moon  CliffsNotes like Book Summary
  • Author : Fraser Sherman
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release : 29 February 2012
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ABOUT THE BOOK “It seemed implausible that the westward rush of Anglo-European civilization would stall in the prairies of central Texas.” – S.C. Gwynne, Empire of the Summer Moon S.C. Gwynne first became interested in the Comanches while reading Walter Prescott Webb’s The Great Plains. Webb mentioned in one chapter that the Comanche tribes had been a barrier to white settlement, something Gwynne, a northerner, had never heard of. Intrigued, he began reading more books about the tribe,

Lakota America

Lakota America
  • Author : Pekka Hamalainen
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 22 October 2019
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The first comprehensive history of the Lakota Indians and their profound role in shaping America's history Named One of the New York Times Critics' Top Books of 2019 - Named One of the 10 Best History Books of 2019 by Smithsonian Magazine - Winner of the MPIBA Reading the West Book Award for narrative nonfiction "Turned many of the stories I thought I knew about our nation inside out."--Cornelia Channing, Paris Review, Favorite Books of 2019 "My favorite non-fiction book of this year."

Comanches

Comanches
  • Author : T.R. Fehrenbach
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release : 10 November 2010
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Authoritative and immediate, this is the classic account of the most powerful of the American Indian tribes. T.R. Fehrenbach traces the Comanches’ rise to power, from their prehistoric origins to their domination of the high plains for more than a century until their demise in the face of Anglo-American expansion. Master horseback riders who lived in teepees and hunted bison, the Comanches were stunning orators, disciplined warriors, and the finest makers of arrows. They lived by a strict legal

The Oxford World History of Empire

The Oxford World History of Empire
  • Author : Peter Fibiger Bang,C. A. Bayly,Vere Harmsworth Professor of Imperial and Naval History C A Bayly,Professor of Classics and by Courtesy History Walter Scheidel,Walter Scheidel
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 16 December 2020
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This is the first world history of empire, reaching from the third millennium BCE to the present. By combining synthetic surveys, thematic comparative essays, and numerous chapters on specific empires, its two volumes provide unparalleled coverage of imperialism throughout history and across continents, from Asia to Europe and from Africa to the Americas. Only a few decades ago empire was believed to be a thing of the past; now it is clear that it has been and remains one of

The Elusive West and the Contest for Empire 1713 1763

The Elusive West and the Contest for Empire  1713 1763
  • Author : Paul W. Mapp
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release : 01 December 2012
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A truly continental history in both its geographic and political scope, The Elusive West and the Contest for Empire, 1713-1763 investigates eighteenth-century diplomacy involving North America and links geographic ignorance about the American West to Europeans' grand geopolitical designs. Breaking from scholars' traditional focus on the Atlantic world, Paul W. Mapp demonstrates the centrality of hitherto understudied western regions to early American history and shows that a Pacific focus is crucial to understanding the causes, course, and consequences of the

One Vast Winter Count

One Vast Winter Count
  • Author : Colin G. Calloway
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release : 18 June 2020
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This magnificent, sweeping work traces the histories of the Native peoples of the American West from their arrival thousands of years ago to the early years of the nineteenth century. Emphasizing conflict and change, One Vast Winter Count offers a new look at the early history of the region by blending ethnohistory, colonial history, and frontier history. Drawing on a wide range of oral and archival sources from across the West, Colin G. Calloway offers an unparalleled glimpse at the

A Companion to U S Foreign Relations

A Companion to U S  Foreign Relations
  • Author : Christopher R. W. Dietrich
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 04 March 2020
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Covers the entire range of the history of U.S. foreign relations from the colonial period to the beginning of the 21st century. A Companion to U.S. Foreign Relations is an authoritative guide to past and present scholarship on the history of American diplomacy and foreign relations from its seventeenth century origins to the modern day. This two-volume reference work presents a collection of historiographical essays by prominent scholars. The essays explore three centuries of America’s global interactions

Crossroads of Change

Crossroads of Change
  • Author : Cori Knudten,Maren Bzdek
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release : 02 July 2020
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Encompassing nearly seven thousand acres amid the woodlands of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in northern New Mexico, the land that is now Pecos National Historical Park has witnessed thousands of years of cultural history stretching back to the Native peoples who long ago inhabited the pueblos of Pecos, then known as Cicuye. Once a trading center where Pueblo Indians, Spanish soldiers and settlers, and Plains Indians encountered one another, not always peacefully, Pecos was a stop on the Santa

Seven Myths of Native American History

Seven Myths of Native American History
  • Author : Paul Jentz
  • Publisher : Hackett Publishing
  • Release : 02 March 2018
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"Misconceptions continue to shape public perceptions of American Indians. Deeply ingrained cultural fictions, what Jentz (history, North Hennepin Community College) refers to as myths, have had a lasting hold on popular understanding of Native Americans. In this readable and engaging overview, Jentz provides an important corrective, one that not only catalogs key stories and stereotypes but also lays a foundation for challenging them. As the title indicates, Jentz seeks to demystify seven fundamental ideas about American Indians through critical histories.