Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 4 (Hardcover)

History of Indian-White Relations

By Wilcomb E. Washburn (Editor), William C. Sturtevant (Series edited by)

Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, 9780874741841, 838pp.

Publication Date: April 17, 1989

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Provides a basic reference work on the history of the interactions in North America between the Native American peoples and those, primarily from Europe and Africa, who arrived after 1492. Includes essays on: national policies; military situation; political relations; economic relations; religious relations; and the concept of Indians in literature, popular culture, and movies.

About the Author

Wilcomb E. Washburn was Director of American Studies at the Smithsonian and the author of more than sixty books and articles.