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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Apache Indians

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Upton Terrell.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 244 p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23253097M
ISBN 100690009690
OCLC/WorldCa1288353

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  The Plains Apaches' mystical kinship with the land and the natural environment that the tribes perceived and nurtured is embodied in their four sacred medicine bundles-the no bikagseli, or "prayer on top of the earth."Cited by: 4. Terrell, who's written more books than an Indian has arrowheads, here takes on, in scattershot fashion, some of the disparate Apache bands of the Southwest—Padoucas, Lipan, Teyas, Faron and Jicarilla—described by 17th century missionaries and treasure hunters as a ""people very fiery and bellicose, and very crafty in war."" Not that their ferocity and nomadic lifestyle did . The Plains Apache by John U. Terrell A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Terrell, John Upton, Plains Apache. New York: Crowell, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

PLAINS APACHES According to our legends, we, the Plains Apaches or Apache Tribe of Oklahoma, have been here since time began. Our earliest oral histories record our existence with the Sarcees (Sarsis) in Canada. These same histories mention that we split from the Sarcees and established ourselves in the Black Hills of South Dakota. The plains are the book/art/music which the narrator is disclosing, and the plains people are the patrons and readers any artist needs to court. He selects them carefully only seeking to aim his work at those he feels will truly understand it, those with the right background, who will bring to the reading something unique in their own history/5(). Empire of the Summer Moon is an intriguing book of the Comanches in general, and Quanah Parker in particular. I have read several books on native Americans, but hadn’t covered the Comanches yet. Overall, the book covers their battles with the Spaniards and Mexicans before it turns into the 19th by: The remaining Plains Apache were severely pressured and retreated to the south and west. Culturally, the Apache are divided into Eastern Apache, which include the Mescalero, Jicarilla, Chiricahua, Lipan, and Kiowa Apache, and Western Apache, which include the Cibecue, Mimbreño, Coyotero, and Northern and Southern Tonto or Mogollon Apache.

  Plains Apache Ethnobotany is the most comprehensive ethnobotanical study of a southern plains tribe. Handsomely illustrated, this book is a valuable resource for ethnobotanists, anthropologists, historians, and anyone interested in American Indian use of native : The Plains Apache by John U. Terrell. Crowell Company, Thomas Y., Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.   The Paperback of the Life Among the Apaches: The Classic History of Native American Life on the Plains by John C. Cremony at Barnes & Noble. FREE Due to COVID, orders may be : Skyhorse. The Jicarilla Apache lived in what is now Northern New Mexico and Eastern Colorado. Their name means 'Little Baskets'. Along with the Navaho they were among the southernmost of the Athabascans. They are grouped with the Plains indians, due to their nomadic life and reliance on Buffalo hunting.