Island In The Plains

Author: Edward Raventon
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
ISBN: 9781555663261
Size: 25.35 MB
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Here are tales of prehistoric dinosaurs and Ice Age mammoths, mighty bison and tiny mountain pine beetles, industrious beavers and majestic elk.

The Plains Indians

Author: Paul H. Carlson
Publisher: TAMU Press
ISBN:
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Recounts the rise and fall of the Plains Indians from 1750 to 1890 and describes their way of life after contact with outsiders enabled them to adopt horses and firearms

Prairie Flower

Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: Kansas City Star Books
ISBN: 9780971292000
Size: 52.74 MB
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New applique patterns in the Kansas City Star heritage.

Zen Of The Plains

Author: Tyra A. Olstad
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
ISBN: 1574415522
Size: 74.36 MB
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In this series of narratives, photographs, and hand-drawn maps, Tyra Olstad blends scholarly research with first-hand observation to explore topics such as wildness and wilderness, travel and tourism, preservation and conservation, ...

Clearing The Plains

Author: James William Daschuk
Publisher: University of Regina Press
ISBN: 0889772967
Size: 15.22 MB
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For days after reading it, I was unable to shake a profound sense of sorrow. This is fearless, evidence-driven history at its finest." -Elizabeth A. Fenn, author of Pox Americana "Required reading for all Canadians.

The Mystic Warriors Of The Plains

Author: Thomas E. Mails
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 9781569245385
Size: 71.89 MB
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Used by Kevin Costner as a resource text for the motion picture Dances with Wolves, this is an extraordinarily in-depth examination of the day-to-day lives of the North American plains Indians, with over one thousand illustrations and ...

A Waif Of The Plains

Author: Bret Harte
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775419835
Size: 66.74 MB
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If you can't get enough of action-adventure stories of pioneer life in the American West, dive into this tale from Bret Harte, one of the most renowned documenters of the era.

Across The Plains

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: BookRix
ISBN: 3736819315
Size: 45.76 MB
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We were at sea - there is no other adequate expression - on the plains of
Nebraska. I made my observatory on the top of a fruit-waggon, and sat by the
hour upon that perch to spy about me, and to spy in vain for something new. It
was a world ...

The Plains Text Classics

Author: Gerald Murnane
Publisher: Text Publishing
ISBN: 1921921870
Size: 33.33 MB
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Introduction by Wayne Macauley. There is no book in Australian literature like The Plains. In the two decades since its first publication, this haunting novel has earned its status as a classic.

Dress Clothing Of The Plains Indians

Author: Ronald P. Koch
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806121376
Size: 14.95 MB
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Assembles information on and photographs of the shirts, robes, moccasins, headdresses, and ceremonial clothing of various Plains Indian tribes, illuminating their history and culture