• Gathers and organizes three centuries of historical events into one readable analysis
• Documents the struggles of America's indigenous peoples to preserve their lifestyle and traditions
• Preserves the stories of both noted leaders and everyday individuals
• A complete chronology of military and political events in American Indian history, ranging from colonial times through the 19th century
• A collection of images, documenting the lives and cultural practices of American Indian warriors and family members
• A multicultural bibliography of significant materials from the fields of history, ethnography, and anthropology, pointing readers toward additional information
"An extraordinary compendium that will appeal to lay readers and scholars alike, Daily Life During the Indian WarS≪/i> is highly recommended especially for Native American studies shelves."
Midwest Book Review
From the earliest conflicts along the Eastern seaboard to the climactic Plains Wars of the late 19th century, the clash of arms and cultures between American Indians and Anglo-American settlers has dramatically shaped the lives of both groups. Yet how average American Indian men, women, and children experienced these events has been largely overlooked—until now.