A Dakota-English Dictionary is the reprint of 1890 publication issued by the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, as Contributions to North American Ethnology, volume 7. This edition edited by James Owen Dorsey. Companion text to An English-Dakota Dictionary.
NO LONGER AVAILABLE Writings of American Indian Movement (AIM) activitst imprisoned in Leavanworth Prison for the 1975 shooting of two FBI agents. Serving two life sentence, Peltier writes in essay and poetry formats about his life, spiritual beliefs and his time in solitary confinement.
The Great Race of the Birds and Animals is a retelling of a Plains legend about a great race that took place long ago to determine who should be caretakers of the environment. The story begins in the present times with a highway scene in the Black Hills of South Dakota and a road sign warning motorists about the buffalo roaming free. In fact, one large bull is scratching his hairy chin on the road sign in a mischievous way. The author then takes young readers on an adventure from long ago. It was a time when the buffalo actually hunted and ate humans.
Tribes of the Sioux Nation is one of the titles in Osprey Publishing's Men-at-Arms series. All titles in the series are well-researched and contain full-colour plates of the uniforms or clothing worn by military forces of the past and present. In this title, the author and illustrator focus on the Aboriginal People of the Great Plains.