The Indians of Central and South America : An Ethnohistorical Dictionary
By: Olson, James S.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 1991Description: 1 online resource (534 p.).ISBN: 9780313368790.Subject(s): Ethnohistory -- Latin America -- Dictionaries | Indians of Central America -- History -- Dictionaries | Indians of Central America -- Social conditions -- Dictionaries | Indians of South America -- History -- Dictionaries | Indians of South America -- Social conditions -- DictionariesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Indians of Central and South America : An Ethnohistorical DictionaryDDC classification: 972.8/00497/003 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Preface; Introduction; The Dictionary; APPENDIX A: Tribes by Country; APPENDIX B: Chronology of the Conquest of Central and South America; Selected Bibliography; Index
At a juncture in history when much interest and attention is focused on Central and South American political, ecological, social, and environmental concerns, this dictionary fills a major gap in reference materials relating to Amerindian tribes. This one-volume reference collects important information about the current status of the indigenous peoples of Central and South America and offers a chronology of the conquest of the Amerindian tribes; a list of tribes by country; and an extensive bibliography of surviving American Indian groups. Historical as well as contemporary descriptions of appr
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