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1 Carter, Forrest THE EDUCATION OF LITTLE TREE
[New York]: Delacorte Press/Eleanor Friede, (1976). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine with a tiny patch of pale dampstain to the top edge, in a like dust jacket with a thumbtack-sized faint dampstain to upper rear panel. 
Carter's once beloved memoir of his boyhood has recently come under the critical microscope: skeptics have questioned the book's authenticity and the author's sincerity. An unusually nice copy of this scarce and now controversial title. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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2 Conley, Robert J. NED CHRISTIE'S WAR
New York: M. Evans & Company, Inc., (1991). 0871316366 / 9780871316363 Second printing. Hardcover. A red remainder dot to the lower page edges, else very nearly fine in a printed dust jacket, with very slight wear to the lower spine panel edge. Jacket design by Bob Silverman. 
An Evans Novel of the West. Fictional account of the life and struggles of Ned Christie, a member of the Cherokee National Council, who worked to keep the United States from taking the Cherokee's land, and ended up battling Federal lawmen. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Conley, Robert J. NICKAJACK
New York: A Double D Western/Doubleday, (1992). 0385416954 / 9780385416955 First edition. Hardcover. A fine, fresh copy in an illustrated dust jacket. Moody, evocative wraparound jacket painting by Edward Martinez. 
Conley corralled his second Spur Award for this "stark and uncompromising" novel of the Cherokee nation, which "has the strength and simplicity of ancient sagas."--Jeanne Williams. Conley had previously won the WWA prize for Short Fiction. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Conley, Robert J. THE DARK WAY
New York: A Double D Western/Doubleday, (1993). 0385419333 / 9780385419338 First edition. Hardcover. Fine, in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting by Murv Jacob. Map to the land of the Cherokees and their neighboring tribes, and black-and-white illustrated chapter heads. 
The second volume in the Real People Series. A fictional account of actual events that occurred in Cherokee history, when the tribal priests were overthrown. The novel focuses on Standing-in-the-Doorway, and his efforts to bring rain to the tribe. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Conley, Robert J. THE WHITE PATH
New York: A Double D Western/Doubleday, (1993). 0385419341 / 9780385419345 First edition. Hardcover. Fine, in an illustrated dust jacket. Very striking full-color wraparound jacket illustration by Murv Jacob. Map to the land of the Cherokees and their neighboring tribes, and black-and-white illustrated headpieces. 
The third book in the Real People Saga by the Spur Award-winning author. THE WHITE PATH covers the years after the priests of the Cherokee tribe have been overthrown, and the lack of a ruling group and internal conflicts are threatening the future. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Conley, Robert J. THE WITCH OF GOINGSNAKE AND OTHER STORIES
Norman and London: University of Oklahoma Press, (1988). 0806121483 / 9780806121482 First edition. Hardcover. Fine with gilt lettering to the spine; in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting by Bert D. Seabourn. 
Foreword by Wilma P. Mankiller, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation. A collection of stories by one the best-selling Native American author, including the story "Yellow Bird" which won the Spur Award, and seventeen other tales. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Creech, Sharon WALK TWO MOONS
New York: Scholastic, Inc., (1994). First Scholastic edition. A fine copy. 
Winner of the John Newbery Medal. Illustrated washable binding. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Hausman, Gerald TURTLE ISLAND ALPHABET: A Lexicon of Native American Symbols and Culture
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1992). First edition. Hardcover. Theodore Roethke quote on rear fly leaf in ink, a few pages damp riffled but not stained, otherwise near fine in dust jacket. 
Small quarto. 204 pages, bibliography, index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Highwater, Jamake JOURNEY TO THE SKY: A novel about the true adventures of two men in search of the lost Maya kingdom
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, Publishers, (1978). 0690017588 / 9780690017588 First edition. Hardcover. Nearly fine, in gilt-stamped brown cloth shelfback over tan boards; in a near fine illustrated dust jacket with a few very short closed edge tears, vertical crease to front flap. 
Novelized account of John Lloyd Stephens and Frederick Catherwood's journey by steamboat and mule through Central America, where almost by chance they stumbled upon the remains of the remarkable Mayan empire. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Hogan, Linda POWER
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, (1998). 0393046362 / 9780393046366 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Novel of sixteen-year-old Omishto, who must find her place in the world, torn between her Westernized mother and the ways of the tribe. By the Chickasaw poet and novelist, author of SEEING THROUGH THE SUN. "Haunting, beautiful..."--Barbara Kingsolver. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Power, Susan THE GRASS DANCER
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1994). 0399139117 / 9780399139116 First edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Astonishing, and not simply because it's...Power's first book. It is pure and potent magic, with storytelling that encircles you like wisps of tribal ghosts."--Amy Tan. "A wild river of a book."--L. Erdrich. "A miracle on every page."--Alice Hoffman. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Smith, Martin [Cruz] THE INDIANS WON
New York City, Belmont Books, (1970). First edition: Paperback Original. #B95-2045. Mass market paperback. A quite serviceable good only copy: owner inscription and bookstore stamp to inside front cover, pages tanned, covers creased and soiled, page edges soiled; in illustrated wraps. 
An alternate history sf tale of an American nation split into two, and first book for the author who, as Martin Cruz Smith, hit the bestseller lists with NIGHTWING in 1977 and GORKY PARK in 1981. Smith is half Pueblo Indian. A scarce PBO. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 St. Pierre, Mark MADONNA SWAIN: A Lakota Woman's Story
Norman and London: University of Oklahoma Press, (1991). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Octavo. 209 pages, notes, index, illustrated with photographs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Welch, James THE INDIAN LAWYER
New York: W.W. Norton And Company, (1990). 0393028968 / 9780393028966 First edition. Hardcover. Fine with red cloth-backed boards with ''indian blanket'' inlay device; in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Honi Werner. 
Fourth novel by the author of FOOLS CROW, winner of an American Book Award and the L.A. Times Book Prize. One of America's finest author of Native American fictions, Welch succeeds again with this story of a Blackfleet Indian running for congress. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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