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Author Wilkinson, Charles F., 1941-

Title The people are dancing again : the history of the Siletz tribe of western Oregon / Charles Wilkinson

Publ Info Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  E99.S544 W45 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 564 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Pt. 1. The long aboriginal existence. Village societies inlaid in the land ; Landscapes that fed their people -- pt. 2. War and removal. Intruders on the land ; Gold fever ; Table rocks, 1853 ; The Rogue River war ; The coast reservation ; Trails of tears -- pt. 3. The reservation years. Survival in a new land ; Losing the land ; Change and perseverance ; Struggles to make the white man's laws fit ; Termination -- pt. 4. The modern era. Restoration ; Rebuilding sovereignty ; Cultural revival
LC subject Siletz Indians -- History
Siletz Indians -- Government relations
Siletz Indians -- Politics and government
Indians of North America -- Oregon -- History
Indians of North America -- Oregon -- Government relations
Indians of North America -- Oregon -- Politics and government
ISBN 9780295990668 (hardback : acid-free paper)
029599066X (hardback : acid-free paper)