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Fire on the Plateau

Conflict And Endurance In The American Southwest

by Charles Wilkinson

  • 124 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History: American,
  • Native Americans - Southwest,
  • History - U.S.,
  • North America,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • General,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Native American,
  • Colorado Plateau,
  • Government relations,
  • History,
  • Indians, Treatment of

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611663M
    ISBN 101559636475
    ISBN 109781559636476


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