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Native American History free pdf A comprehensive narrative of the history of Native Americans that covers the complexity and diversity of Native history from their arrival on this continent to the twenty-first century. Through its chronological organization, the text clearly addresses the theme that Indians themselves have consciously struggled to preserve their cultures and their unique place in America and that they have worked to shape their own future. The authors address the cultural mechanisms that have allowed Indians to remain true to their own values while adapting to a rapidly and ever-changing world.

About Kenneth William Townsend

Kenneth Townsend earned his Ph.D. in American History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1991, two years after joining the faculty of the Department of History at Coastal Carolina University in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Townsend now serves as chair of the Department of History. He is the author of World War II and the American Indian (2000), South Carolina (2008) and varied articles, and he is revising a book-length manuscript addressing the World War II home front in the Southeastern United States. In summer 2006 Townsend embedded with U.S. Army units in Kabul and Kandahar, Afghanistan and is now completing a project titled "Shadows of War" that examines the personal imprint of war on soldiers and their families. Mark A. Nicholas received his PhD from Lehigh University in 2006, and teaches at Florida Atlantic University. With Joel W. Martin, he edited Native Americans, Christianity, and the Reshaping of the American Religious Landscape (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010). He has several ongoing projects, including a book about the Seneca Indians for Michigan State University. Press and a book about the Shawnees in Kansas for University of Arizona Press.

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Author : Kenneth William Townsend
Publisher : Pearson Education (US)
Data Published : 15 December 2010
ISBN : 0132069482
EAN : 9780132069489
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 636 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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