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Author Josephy, Alvin M., 1915-2005.

Title Nez Perce country / Alvin M. Josephy Jr. ; with an introduction by Jeremy FiveCrows
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 174 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Introduction / by Jeremy FiveCrows -- Welcome to Nez Perce country -- The people of the plateau -- Before the white man -- Omens of change -- The fur traders -- Agents of change -- Time of crises -- The gathering storm -- War comes to the non-treaties -- Aftermath -- Today
Summary The rivers, canyons, and prairies of the Columbia Basin are the homeland of the Nez Perce. The story of how western settlement drastically affected the Nimiipuu is one of the great and at times tragic sagas of American history. This work describes the Nez Perce or Nimiipuu's attachment to the land and their way of life, religion, and culture
Notes Includes index
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Nez Percé Indians -- History.
Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs.
Northwest, Pacific -- History.
Northwest, Pacific -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007021252
ISBN 0803276338 (electronic bk.)
9780803276338 (electronic bk.)