• Home
  • / Blood and land: the story of native north america - j. c. h. king

Blood and land: the story of native north america

 

Auteur: j. c. h. king

Engels - Paperback

500 pagina's  |  Penguin UK  |  augustus 2017

Deel dit artikel


2 dagen

Prijs: € 19,95

Bezorgkosten: € 1,99

In winkelwagen Toevoegen verlanglijstje

BESCHRIJVING

Blood and Land is a dazzling, panoramic account of the history and achievements of Native North Americans, and why they matter today. It is about why no understanding of the wider world is possible without comprehending the original inhabitants of the United States and Canada: Native Americans, First Nations and Arctic peoples. This highly personal book, based on years of travel and first-hand research in North America, introduces a deeply complex story, of myriad identities and determined ethnicities - from the desert Southwest to the high Arctic, from first contact between Europeans and Native Americans to the challenges of Native leadership today. Instead of writing a chronological history, King confronts the reader with the paradoxes, diversity and successes of Native North Americans. Their astonishing ingenuity and supple intelligence enabled, after centuries of suffering both violence and dispossession, a striking level of recovery, optimism and autonomy in the twenty-first century. Beautifully illustrated and filled with arresting and surprising stories, Blood and Land looks well beyond the 'feathers-and-failure' narratives beloved by historians to show us Native North America as it was and is.

MEDIA

DETAILS

Auteur(s)j. c. h. king
Soort boek Paperback, 500 pagina's
Uitgever Penguin UK , Verschijningsjaar: 2017
ISBN-13 9780141976303
ISBN-10 0141976306
Taal Engels
De vier beloften van AKO:


1. Niet goed, geld terug

2. Bezorging waar jij dat wilt: thuis, op werk of in een filiaal

3. Veilig betalen met onder andere:
   

4. Snelle bezorging:



Vragen?
Neem contact met ons op!

Bestsellers:

Sapiens


€ 14,95
Mythos


€ 12,95
Factfulness


€ 19,95
Idiot Brain


€ 14,95
Geen artikel  € 0,00
Laden...