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  • Viet Cong at Wounded Knee: The Trail of a Blackfeet Activist (American Indian Lives)
    Views : 285
    Pages : 176

    by: Woody Kipp

    Publisher: pBison Books

    description

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    Publish on

    2008-05-01

    ISBN-10: 0803216416

    ISBN-13: 9780803216419

    Language: English

  • The Turtle's Beating Heart: One Family's Story of Lenape Survival (American Indian Lives)
    Views : 301
    Pages : 200

    by: Denise Low

    Publisher: pBison Books

    description

    A poet and professor comes to terms with her Native American heritage.

    Though many tribes have been better able to sustain a collective identity—whether on a reservation or through perpetuation of their legacy—Low (Jackalope, 2015, etc.) never knew much about her Delaware (Lenape) heritage when she was growing up in Kansas. ... more

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    2017-01-01

    ISBN-10: 080329493X

    ISBN-13: 9780803294936

    Language: English

  • Stories from Afield: Adventures with Wild Things in Wild Places (Outdoor Lives)
    Views : 489
    Pages : 222

    by: Bruce L. Smith

    Publisher: pBison Books

    description

    A wildlife biologist shares some of his adventures in the field.

    During his 30-year career with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (he retired in 2004), Smith (Life on the Rocks: A Portrait of the American Mountain Goat, 2014, etc.) had his fair share of “joy, wonder, and drama” in the wilderness, and he shows readers how t ... more

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    2016-10-01

    ISBN-10: 0803288166

    ISBN-13: 9780803288164

    Language: English

  • Wild Idea: Buffalo and Family in a Difficult Land
    Views : 243
    Pages : 272

    by: Dan O’Brien

    Publisher: pBison Books

    description

    South Dakota novelist and memoirist O’Brien (The Indian Agent, 2004, etc.) delivers a bracing portrait of the pleasures—and considerable pains—of ranch life on the lone prairie.

    “The best definition of success on the Great Plains is the ability to move from one disappointment to the next without losing your enthusias ... more

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    2014-09-01

    ISBN-10: 0803250967

    ISBN-13: 9780803250963

    Language: English

  • River in Ruin: The Story of the Carmel River
    Views : 343
    Pages : 208

    by: Ray A. March

    Publisher: pBison Books

    description

    A meticulous history of an endangered waterway.

    Journalist March (Two Bites of the Cherry and Other Golf Stories, 2000, etc.) closely examines the primary water source for California’s Monterey Peninsula, the Carmel River. He chronicles events on this narrow water source from its discovery by the Spanish in 1603 to the major e ... more

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    2012-04-01

    ISBN-10: 0803238347

    ISBN-13: 9780803238343

    Language: English

  • Mountains of Light: Seasons of Reflection in Yosemite (River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize)
    Views : 80
    Pages : 208

    by: R. Mark Liebenow

    Publisher: pBison Books

    description

    Solace after grief in Yosemite.

    After the early death of his wife, Liebenow (And Everyone Shall Praise: Resources for Multicultural Worship, 2000, etc.) traced a path similar to naturalist and activist John Muir, who focused much of his work on the Sierra Nevada region and who considered nature not as an adversary but as a seeke ... more

    Publish on

    2012-03-01

    ISBN-10: 0803240171

    ISBN-13: 9780803240179

    Language: English

  • All Indians Do Not Live in Teepees (or Casinos)
    Views : 38
    Pages : 408

    by: Catherine C. Robbins

    Publisher: pBison Books

    description

    A journalist’s report “about contemporary American Indians and how modernity and a restorative vision of the past have generated a new energy among them.”

    In her debut, freelance writer Robbins draws on reporting for the New York Times and other publications to trace the forces affecting the lives of the nation’s four m ... more

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    2011-10-01

    ISBN-10: 0803239734

    ISBN-13: 9780803239739

    Language: English