Auction 99, Lot 668

"[Lot of 2] Atlas of the North American Indian [and] Another America: Native American Maps and the History of Our Land", Various

Subject: History - Native American

Period: 1985 (published)

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8.5 x 11 inches
21.6 x 27.9 cm

Here are two interesting perspectives of Native Americans told through the filter of maps. The first is a "white" view of Indians as revealed through the maps and the second perspective is the Indian's view of the North American continent as it was understood and experienced by its original inhabitants via their unpublished maps and drawings. "Atlas of the North American Indian" by Carl Waldman. Maps and illustrations by Molly Braun. This reference covers the history, culture and tribal locations of Indian peoples in the United States and Canada from ancient times to the present. Published by Facts on File, 276pp, over 100 two-color maps, hardbound in dust jacket. Together with "Another America: Native American Maps and the History of Our Land" by Mark Waarhus, St. Martin's Press, first edition, 242 pp+ xiv, 80 ills., hardbound with dustjacket.

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Condition: A

Minor shelf wear, contents excellent.

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sold for: $55

Closed on 6/12/2002

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