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IAH 211: Indian Captivity Narratives and Midwestern Frontier (Sleeper-Smith): Additional Reference Resources


American Indian Studies : a Bibliographic Guide / Phillip M. White.  Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1995.  163pp.  Main Library E77 .W52 1995 : Also available electronically.

Annotated Bibliography of Native American History from United States Federal Documents: Print and Online Resources / Brandon Burnette. Southeastern Oklahoma State University. Godort Occasional Papers, Number 7, June 2012. 

Bibliographies of Northern and Central California Indians .  Courtesy of the Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berekeley, 2012.

Bibliography of Native American Bibliographies / compiled by Phillip M. White.  Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004. 241pp. Main Library Z1209.2.N67 W55 2004

Ethnographic Bibliography of North America  4th ed. (1975)

Ethnographic Bibliography of North America.4th ed. Supplement (1990)

European views of the Americas, 1493-1750 (2010)

Guide to Research on North American Indians (1983)

Indians Of North America : Methods And Sources For Library Research (1983)

List of Publications of the Bureau of American Ethnology With Index to Authors and Titles (online edition 1997)

Native Americans : an Annotated Bibliography (1991)

Native Americans and the Environment. Past Present and Future. Recommended Reading List.  Courtesy of the Wisconsin Water Library. 

Native Americans in Michigan : An Annotated Bibliography

Native American Repatriation and Reburial: A Bibliography

Portals to the Past : A Bibliographical and Resource Guide to Michigan's Upper Peninsula.  Russell M. Magnaghi.



Recommended Reference Tools

American Indian Tribes / edited by the editors of Salem Press ; project editor, R. Kent Rasmussen.  Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c2000.  2 vols. Main Library E77 .A53 2000 :

American Indians / consulting editor, Harvey Markowitz.  Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c1995.  3 vols.  Main Library E76.2 .A45 1995 :

Atlas of the North American Indian.  Checkmark Books.  Main Library G1106.E1 W3 2009 : 

Chronology of American Indian History.  Facts on File. Main Library E77.S72 S66 2007 :

Encyclopedia of American Indian Contributions to the World : 15,000 years of inventions and innovations.  Facts on File.  Main Library E54.5 .K46 2002 :

Encyclopedia of American Indian History.  ABC-Clio. Reference (1 Center) E77 .E48 2008.

Encyclopedia of American Indian Issues Today  / Russell M. Lawson.  Santa Barbara, CA : Greenwood, 2013.  E76.2 .E527 2013 Online :

Encyclopedia of the American Indian Movement / Bruce E. Johansen.  Santa Barbara : Greenwood, c2013.  362pp.  Main Library E98.T77 J63 2013   (Online version coming soon):

Encyclopedia of American Indian Removal / Daniel F. Littlefield Jr. and James W. Parins, Editors.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, c2011.  2 volumes.  Main Library E98.R4 E63 2011 :

Encyclopedia of Native American History / Peter C. Mancall, editor.  New York, NY : Facts On File, c2011.  3 volumes. Main Library  E77 .M265 2011 :

Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes.  Facts on File. Main Library E76.2 .W35 2006 :

The encyclopedia of North American colonial conflicts to 1775  : a political, social, and military history / Spencer C. Tucker, volume editor ; James Arnold and Roberta Wiener, editors, documents volume ; Paul G. Pierpaoli, Jr., associate editor ; Justin Murphy, Jim Piecuch, assistant editors.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2008.  3 volumes (1188pp.)  E181 .E6315 2008 Online  :

Encyclopedia of North American Indians (online). Also available online via Academic OneFile.   Print copy available  : Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, c1996.  756pp.  Main Library E76.2 .E53 1996 : 

Gale Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes.  Gale.  Main Library E77 .G15 1998  : 

Handbook of North American Indians.  Smithsonian Institution.  Reference and Main Library E76.2 .H36; also available in Government Documents Library (3 West), U.S. Documents Collection SI 1.20/2:

A Native American Encyclopedia : History, Culture, and Peoples / Barry M. Pritzker.   Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press , 2000.  591pp.  Main Library E76.2 .P75 1998

Cambridge History of the Native Peoples of the Americas.  Cambridge, England ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996-2000.  Main Library E77 .N62 1996 | Also available electronically via Cambridge Histories Online : v. 1. North America / edited by Bruce G. Trigger, Wilcomb E. Washburn 

A Companion to American Indian History / edited by Philip J. Deloria and Neal Salisbury.  Malden, Mass. : Blackwell, 2002. 513pp.  Main Library  E77 .C74 2002  | Also available electronically :

A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians / Thomas Biolsi.  Malden, Mass : Blackwell Publishing, 2004.  Main Library E76.6 .C66 2004 (Also available online): ed'

Encyclopedia of American Indian Wars, 1492-1890.  ABC-Clio.  278pp.  Main Library E81 .K44 1997 :

Encyclopedia of Native American Wars and Warfare. Facts on File. Main Library E81 .E98 2005

The encyclopedia of North American Indian wars, 1607-1890 : a political, social, and military history / Spencer C. Tucker, editor ; James Arnold and Roberta Wiener, editors, documents volume ; Paul G. Pierpaoli, Jr., associate editor ; David Coffey, Jim Piecuch, assistant editors.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2011.  3 volumes.  Main Library E81 .E984 2011 :

Forgotten Fights : Little-Known Raids and Skirmishes on the Frontier, 1823 to 1890 / Gregory F. Michno and Susan J. Michno.  Missoula, Mont. : Mountain Press Pub. Co., 2008.  384pp.  Main Library E81 .M53 2008 :

Handbook of the American Frontier : Four Centuries of Indian-White Relationships.  Scarecrow Press.  5 volumes. Main Library E76.2 .H43 1987 available in print.   Vols. 1-5 also  available online