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Indians of the Northern Plains.

William K. Powers

Indians of the Northern Plains.

by William K. Powers

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Published by Capricorn Books in New York .
Written in English


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SeriesAn American Indians then & now book
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21372268M
ISBN 100399502777
OCLC/WorldCa988369

Indians of the Northern Plains, (An American Indians then & now book) (1st Ed) $ INDIANS OF THE NORTHERN PLAINS, American Indians Then and Now. Ex Libris Copy, INDIANS OF THE NORTHERN PLAINS, American Indians Then and Now --not specified “ Please scroll down for complete description. Book is ex libris, Seller Rating: % positive. For one thing, the Indians had enough sense not to attack heavily defended positions; preferring to ambush small detachments of soldiers outside military posts. For another, as author Ron Field writes, “Many of the forts built on the Plains of Kansas, Nebraska, Montana, and the Dakotas, were not typical forts protected by stockade walls or Author: Historynet Staff.

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Enter for a chance to win Northern Plains Native Americans: A Modern Wet Plate Perspective. Hardcover: pages Publisher: Glitterati Editions (October ) List price: $ US If you don't. Indians of the Northern Plains Unknown Binding – January 1, See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover $ 8 Manufacturer: Putnam. As the first official symbols of U. government presence on the Western frontier, the forts of the Northern Plains were both centers of commerce and sources of conflict.

The integral role 51 of those forts played during decades of warfare with the Plains Indians tribes--and the posts' fates after those wars ended--is recounted in this /5(13).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Powers, William K. Indians of the Northern Plains. New York, Putnam [] (OCoLC) Document Type. These Plains Indians were among the last to engage in a serious struggle with the white settlers in the United States. The Plateau Area The Plateau area extended from above the Canadian border through the plateau and mountain area of the Rocky Mts.

to. The Great Plains (sometimes simply "the Plains") is a broad expanse of flat land (a plain), much of it covered in prairie, steppe, and grassland, located in the United States and lies west of the Mississippi River tallgrass prairie in the United States and east of the Rocky Mountains in the U.S.

and Canada. It encompasses: The entirety of Nebraska, North Dakota, and South DakotaCoordinates: 37°N 97°W / 37°N. Spirituality among the Northern Plains peoples was a highly personal matter and generally involved making and maintaining personal contact with the.

Questions/answers about specific Indians. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations, map, portraits 22 cm. Contents: Indians of the Northern Plains.

book the white man --The people --Dwellings, transportation, communication --The quest for food --The warrior nations --The spirit path --Arts and crafts --Music and dace --Games and sports --Language --Famous men and battles --The white man's.

Best Defense 10 best books about how the Plains Indians adapted their mode of warfare We typically think of the Plains Indian warrior mounted, usually on a painted pinto pony, wearing a breech Author: Thomas E.

Ricks. Plains Indian, member of any of the Native American peoples inhabiting the Great Plains of the United States and Canada. This culture area comprises a vast grassland between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains and from present-day provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan in Canada through the present-day state of Texas in the United States.

The area is drained. 51 fort sites in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Montana More than photographs and drawings illustrate life at the forts Directions, visitor information, and nearby points of interest for every site As the first official symbols of U.

government presence on the Western frontier, the forts of the Northern Plains were both centers/5. In toto, a hefty, solid-looking book with no visual assist (the photos are seldom attractive or instructive) — but what a lode of interesting information.

With Tunis-type illustrations and an adequate index, this would be a redoubtable record of life among the Northern Plains Indians from pre-European times to the present; as it stands it is. Page 38 - The frame of a lodge is thus made: A number of stout posts, from ten to fifteen, according to the size of the lodge, and rising to the height of about five feet above the surface of the earth, are set about ten feet apart in a circle.

On the tops of these posts, are laid, extending from one to another. Then, toward the center of the lodge, four more posts are Reviews: 1. ''The Indians did not make any appreciable dent in buffalo numbers in the Northern Plains. It's anti-Indian stuff.'' Indians were involved in the buffalo market, scholars generally agree.

It has been known for several decades that American Indians on the Northern Plains smoke cigarettes at higher rates and suffer higher smoking-related death rates than do American Indians in the Southwest (Table 1 presents a list of the states and tribes in each region).In the s it was noted that smoking was less common among Southwestern than non-Southwestern Cited by: 8.

Evaluation and Ranking of Geothermal Resources for Electrical Generation or Electrical Offset in Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington (Vol.

I):pp. Very good condition. Freshwater heads and ground-water temperatures in aquifers of the Northern Great Plains in parts of Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming: USGS Professional Paper D, Seller Rating: % positive.

For the Plains Indians, the period from tooften referred to as the traditional period, was an evolutionary time. Horses and firearms, trade goods, shifting migration patterns, disease pandemics, and other events associated with extensive European contact led to a peak of Plains Indian influence and success in the early nineteenth century.

Forts of the Northern Plains A Guide to the Historic Military Posts of the Plains Indians Wars (Book): Barnes, Jeffrey S.: 51 fort sites in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Montana More than photographs and drawings illustrate life at the forts Directions, visitor information, and nearby points of interest for every site As the first.

A study conducted by Gray et al. () examined the validity and reliability of the BAI with Northern Plains Indians. However, they found that the instrument was not accurate in distinguishing. Early Fur Trade on the Northern Plains book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Long before their first contact with whites, the Ma /5(5). The Hardcover of the Indians of the Northern Plains by William K. Powers at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: William K.

Powers.With regard to the Cheyennes on the Great Plains, Peter J. Powell, in his book Sweet Medicine: The Continuing Role of the Sacred Arrows, the Sun .