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Bangs, Jeremy Dupertuis

Summary: Transcriptions of more than four hundred Native American land conveyances from Plymouth Colony court records are now accessible to researchers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New England Historic Genealogical Society 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.373 Bangs

Winchester, Simon

Summary: Land--whether meadow or mountainside, desert or peat bog, parkland or pasture, suburb or city--is central to our existence. Simon Winchester examines what we human beings are doing, and have done, with the billions of acres that together make up the solid surface of our planet.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 333.3 WIN

LaDuke, Winona

Summary: "Haymarket Books proudly brings back into print Winona LaDuke's seminal work of Native resistance to oppression. This thoughtful, in-depth account of Native struggles against environmental and cultural degradation features chapters on the Seminoles, the Anishinaabeg, the Innu, the Northern Cheyenne, and the Mohawks, among others. Filled with inspiring testimonies of struggles for survival, each...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Haymarket Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.2 LAD

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.2 LAD

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 333.2 LAD
1 available in Local History Room (LHR), Call number: LHR 333.2 LAD

Cobb, Daniel M.

Summary: Join the Smithsonian Institution to discover the rich history of native Americans.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD NAT

Summary: Follows five Native American communities as they restore their traditional land management practices in the face of a changing climate. For millennia Native Americans successfully stewarded and shaped their landscapes, but centuries of colonization have disrupted their ability to maintain these processes. From deserts, coastlines, forests, mountains, and prairies, Native communities across the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC INH

2 holds on 16 copies

Summary: The Duttons face a new set of challenges in the early 20th century, including the rise of Western expansion, Prohibition, and the Great Depression.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2023

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE NIN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV 1923

Copies Available at Woodmere

5 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV NIN

Summary: A World War II veteran and a woman rancher team up to fight for their land when both are threatened by a greedy cattle baron.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN COM

Stoll, Steven

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Steven Stoll offers a fresh, provocative account of Appalachia, from the earliest European settlers, through crucial episodes such as the Whiskey Rebellion and the founding of West Virginia, and the arrival of timber and coal companies that set off a devastating "scramble for Appalachia."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hill and Wang, a division of Farrar, Straus, and Giroux 2017

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Summary: Joe Kidd, which concerns a land war in New Mexico at the turn of the century, marks Clint Eastwood at the top of his form as a western hero. Like a very classic western, it has gunfights, conflicts, and a slambang finale which has a locomotive being driven through a saloon where the bad guys are hiding.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN JOE

Summary: Two feisty Western Shoshone sisters put up a heroic fight for their land rights - and their human rights. Carrie and Mary Dann endure terrifying roundups by armed federal marshals in which thousands of their horses and cattle are confiscated, for the crime of grazing them on the open range outside their private ranch - even though that range is part of 60 million acres recognized as Western...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2009

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Lewis, Kenneth E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.3 LEW

Mitchell, John Hanson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Addison-Wesley 1998

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Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: "On November 20, 1969, a group of 89 Native Americans-most of them young activists in their twenties, led by Richard Oakes, LaNada Means, and others-crossed San Francisco Bay under the cover of darkness. They called themselves the "Indians of All Tribes." Their objective was to occupy the abandoned prison on Alcatraz Island ("The Rock"), a mile and a half across the treacherous waters. Under...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 979.4 BRU

Araújo, Heriberto

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "In the tradition of Killers of the Flower Moon, a haunting murder-mystery revealing the human story behind one of the most devastating crimes of our time: the ruthless destruction of the Amazon rainforest-and anyone who stands in the way"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mariner Books 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 304.2 ARA

LaPensée, Elizabeth

Summary: "Anishinaabe culture and storytelling meet Alice in Wonderland in this coming-of-age graphic novel that explores Indigenous and gender issues through a fresh yet familiar looking glass. Aimée, a non-binary Anishinaabe middle-schooler, is on a class trip to offer gifts to Paayehnsag, the water spirits known to protect the land. While stories are told about the water spirits and the threat of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press Ltd 2022

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J GRAPHIC LAP

Seattle

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: A Suquamish Indian chief describes his people's respect and love for the earth, and concern for its destruction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 1991

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC SEA

Stark, Peter

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "The conquest of indigenous land in the American East through corrupt treaties and genocidal violence laid the groundwork for the conquest of the American West. Acclaimed author Peter Stark exposes the fundamental conflicts at play through the little-known but consequential struggle between two extraordinary leaders. William Henry Harrison was born to a prominent Virginia family, son of one of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2023

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Bowman, Fred Q.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1983

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.374 Bow

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.3747 BOW

Livsey, Karen E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.3747 Livse

Mander, Jerry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sierra Club Books 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.1 MAN

Mills, Magnus

Summary: The Great Field lies in the bend of a broad, meandering river. Bounded on three sides by water, on the fourth side it dwindles gradually into wilderness. A handful of tents are scattered far and wide across its immensity. Their flags flutter in the warm breeze, rich with the promise of halcyon days. But more and more people are setting up camp in the lush pastures, and with each new arrival,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Robinson, Charles M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.3 ROB

Baldacci, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAL

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