In the Hands of the Great Spirit: The 20,Year History of American Indians Paperback – May 3, Today, some two million American Indians inhabit the United States, less than one percent of the nation's population. An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States. Start by marking “In the Hands of the Great Spirit: The 20,Year History of American Indians” as Want to Read: Yet the true story begins much earlier, and its final recent chapter adds a major twist. He has written more than forty books on the natural sciences, zoological. Today, some two million American Indians inhabit the United States, less than one percent of the nation's population. Drawing upon the latest research, as well as his own personal experience living among the Hopi tribes, acclaimed author and former Natural History magazine editor.
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