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The Piasa or the Devil Among the Indians

By: Armstrong, Perry Austin

Price: $7.95  $7.16

Publisher: Coachwhip Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 58381


Perry Austin Armstrong (1823-1904) was a lawyer, politician, statesman, and historian residing in Morris, Grundy County, Illinois. He had a strong interest in Native American history within that state, writing several books on their history and traditions. The Piasa is his research into strange petroglyphs along the Mississippi River depicting monstrous creatures. ; Biofortean Reprint Series; 8.50 X 5.40 X 0.20 inches; 54 pages; 9781616460822 View more info

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Indian Messiah

By: Darter, Francis Michael

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, 1947

Seller ID: 34525


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; LDS belief of the Saviors visit tot he Americas is reenforced via indian story and legend. ; 8.5" x 7"; 4 pages View more info

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Utah Historical Quarterly - Summer 1969 - VOLUME 6 - NUMBER 3

By: Editorial Staff, Utah State Historical Quarterly

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Utah State Historical Society: 1933

Seller ID: 7527


Cover slightly rubbed and edge worn. Some light underlining. Over all very good shape. ; July 1933 edition. The Mysterious "D, Jusien" - Kelly, Pahute Indin Homelands - Palmer, Map of the Pahute Indian Home Lands, Chipeta, Queen of the Utes - Regan, and John Crook's Journal inclusive. ; Utah Historical Quarterly Series Series; Vol. 63; 6" x 9"; 112 pages View more info

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THE AMERICAN INDIAN - Special Edition for Young Readers

By: Farge, Oliver La

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1973

Seller ID: 32425


Hardcover with yellow and white lettering and picture of an indian. Cover is slightly edge worn. Pages are tight and clean. ; Contents include: They Discovered America - The Kings of the South - The Iroquoians - The Wigwam People - The Old Settlers - and so much more! ; 11" x 8"; 213 pages View more info

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The Doheny Scientific Expedition to the Hava Supai Canyon, Northern Arizona

By: Hubbard, Samuel & Charles W. Gilmore

Price: $8.00  $7.20

Publisher: Coachwhip Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 57872


Brand new softcover book! ; A 1924 expedition to Hava Supai Canyon, Arizona, in the Grand Canyon, uncovered several remarkable ancient pictographs of strange creatures that have been interpreted by some as depicting extinct species or animals that aren't known to exist in this part of the world. This is a facsimile reprint of the original 1925 report. ; Biofortean Reprint Series; 10 X 7.01 X 0.06 inches; 24 pages; 9781616460686 View more info

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ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT AMERICAN INDIANS

By: Interior, Bureau Of Indian Affairs United States Department Of The

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: Washington D. C., U. S. Gov't Printing Office: 1970

Seller ID: 30844


Tan with maroon writing. Cover slightly edge worn. Book is in great shape. Pages are tight and in good condition. there are no noticed markings. ; It answers almost anything about American Indians in the 1970's. ; 36 pages View more info

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Prehistory of Utah and the Eastern Great Basin

By: Jennings, Jesse David

Price: $16.00  $14.40

Publisher: University of Utah Press: 1978

Seller ID: 57160


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; ; Anthropological Papers; No. 98 Series; 11 X 8.40 X 0.80 inches; 263 pages; 0874801214 View more info

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FORTY YEARS AMONG THE INDIANS - A True Yet Thrilling Narrative of the Author's Experiences Among the Natives

By: Jones, Daniel W.

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Bookcraft: 1960

Seller ID: 18798


Cover has edge and corner wear. Previous owner name inside front cover, marked out in black marker. ; A true yet thrilling narrative of the author's experiences among the Indians. Foreword by A. R. Mortensen. 1960 reprint of the classic. Jones crossed the plains in 1847 to fight in the Mexican War and encountered many Indians along the way. He became acquainted with the Mormons while in Santa Fe and met some members of the Mormon Battalion. He later traveled to Utah a... View more info

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Twenty Tepee Tales

By: Lotz, M. Marvin & Monahan, Douglas

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: New York, Association Press: 1950

Seller ID: 44183


Pamphlet slightly rubbed and edge worn. Pages are tight and clean. No noticed markings. Overall great condition! ; Not many of us outgrow the desire to listen to a story well told. A good story portrays life in action, drama that one can feel. The stories in this book are written for use with "Y" Indian Guide tribes. Although the situations wear the garb of Indian tradition, the character principles they illustrate apply to the lives of Big and Litte B... View more info

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Treasury of Memory-Making Indian Campfires

By: MacFarlan, Allan

Price: $14.00  $12.60

Publisher: New York, Bonanza: 1963

Seller ID: 55189


Hardcover book is in good condition, with little wear and no noticed markings. DJ is worn, but protected by a clear plastic covering. ; ; 9" x 11"; 287 pages View more info

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New Dimensions In Rock Art Studies OP #9

By: Matheny, Ray

Price: $49.00  $44.10

Publisher: Utah Museum Peoples & Culture: 2004

Seller ID: 58533


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Collected papers on the rock art of Utah by foremost rock-art scholars. The topics include an exhaustive treatment of Barrier Canyon rock art, Fremont rock art in Nine Mile Canyon, historic graffiti, and a detailed discussion of celestial themes in Navajo rock art. ; Occasional Papers Series; 6.25" x 9.25"; 258 pages; 0975394509 View more info

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Lucifer and the Crucifer - The Engima of the Penitentes

By: Mills, George - Grove, Richard

Price: $24.00  $21.60

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, The Westerners, Inc.: 1966

Seller ID: 44462


Yellow softcover. Has minor edge and corner wear, but pages are tight and clean. No noticed markings. Previous owner's library sticker inside front cover. ; Has information about the Catholics who lived in Colorado known as the Penitentes. They were not a particularly happy lot, as shown by their artwork, pictures of which appear in the book, and were extremely devoted to Catholicism. The Hermanos Penitentes are a society of individuals, who, to atone for their... View more info

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Utah's Black Hawk War

By: Peterson, John Alton

Price: $19.95  $17.96

Publisher: Logan, UT, Utah State University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 31395


Brand new softcover! ; "From 1863 to 1867, the warrior chief Black Hawk, also known as Antonga, led a combined force of Utes, Navajos, and Paiutes in a series of intense stock raids on the Mormon settlements in Utah territory. The antagonism of the government leaders in Washington toward Utah's polygamy, theocracy, and isolationism made Mormon leader Brigham Young wary of seeking any federal help--a reaction Black Hawk astutely anticipated. In fact, fearing the war... View more info

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LAMBS IN THE MEADOW

By: Reay, Lee

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Provo, UT, Meadow Lane Publications: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38676


Brand new softcover book! ; Story of Indian Chief Kanosh who was a friend to the early settlers and saved may lives by keeping his warrior chief brother, Walker, from raiding and pillaging the valley. Utah Indian Wars. ; 5.25" x 8.25"; 275 pages; 0934826013 View more info

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LAMBS IN THE MEADOW

By: Reay, Lee

Price: $8.50  $7.65

Publisher: Provo, UT, Meadow Lane Publications: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58409


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Creases on cover. ; Story of Indian Chief Kanosh who was a friend to the early settlers and saved may lives by keeping his warrior chief brother, Walker, from raiding and pillaging the valley. Utah Indian Wars. ; 5.25" x 8.25"; 275 pages; 0934826013 View more info

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Bill and Diana in Arizona - Part One

By: Robinson, Dorothy F.

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: Dorothy F. Robinson: 1950

Seller ID: 42615


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Pages tight and clean. Overall great condition! ; Black and white pictures throughout the book. ; 5.75" x 8.75"; 49 and Index pages View more info

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THIRSTY EARTH

By: Robinson, Will H.

Price: $29.70  $26.73

Publisher: New York, Julian Messner, Inc.: 1937

Seller ID: 41633


Worn cover, and inside cover, and slightly worned yellowed pages. Signed by the author William Roblinson on the half cover page. ; ; 5.5" x 7.5" View more info

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THE UTAH GOLD RUSH - The Lost Rhoades Mine and the Hathenbruck Legacy

By: Ross, Kerry & Lee, Lisa

Price: $24.95  $22.46

Publisher: Springville, Utah USA, Cedar Fort, Inc.: 2002

Seller ID: 20965


Brand new softcover, never been read! - Utah History/ Archaeology ; "This book contains never-before-published maps and carefully documented facts that narrows the search for vast gold deposits. The intriguing and often mysterious history behind the gold mines of the Uintah Mountains is revealed. The book also includes detailed letters from the men who have actually been to the gold mines. With the release of this book, the search for the lost Rhoades Mine is narro... View more info

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Traces of Fremont - Society and Rock Art in Ancient Utah

By: Simms, Steven R; Gohier, Francois

Price: $24.95  $22.46

Publisher: University of Utah Press: 2010

Seller ID: 51339


Brand new softcover book! ; Fremont is a culture (ca. 300–1300 A.D.) first defined by archaeologist Noel Morss in 1928 based on characteristics unique to the area. Initially thought to be a simple socio-political system, recent reassessments of the Fremont assume a more complex society. This volume places Fremont rock art studies in this contemporary context. Author Steven Simms offers an innovative model of Fremont society, politics, and worldview using the principl... View more info

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Sculptured Anthropoid Ape Heads found in or Near the Valley of the John Day River, A tributary of the Columbia River, Oregon

By: Terry, James

Price: $9.95  $8.96

Publisher: Coachwhip Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 58382


Brand new softcover book! ; James Terry described several Native American sculpted stones from the Pacific Northwest that appear to show apelike characteristics. These stones have been of interest to cryptozoology enthusiasts, as, if Bigfoot exists, these may be intended to depict this undescribed primate. This is a facsimile reprint (with minor modification of the original oversized publication) of the original 1891 text. ; Biofortean Reprint Series... View more info