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Book awards: Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin Award

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Works (26)

Arapahoe Politics, 1851-1978 by Loretta Fowler1982
The Roots of Dependency: Subsistance, Environment, and Social Change among the Choctaws, Pawnees, and Navajos by Richard White1984
Maya Society Under Colonial Rule: The Collective Enterprise of Survival by Nancy Marguerite Farriss1985
The Invasion Within: The Contest of Cultures in Colonial North America by James Axtell1986
Cherokee Renascence in the New Republic by William G. McLoughlin1987
Atlas of Great Lakes Indian History by Helen Hornbeck Tanner1988
Upon a Stone Altar : A History of the Island of Pohnpei to 1890 by David L. Hanlon1989
The Aztec Kings: The Construction of Rulership in Mexica History by Susan D. Gillespie1990
Being Comanche: A Social History of an American Indian Community by Morris W. Foster1992
The Nahuas After the Conquest: A Social and Cultural History of the Indians of Central Mexico, Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries by James Lockhart1993
Cultivating a Landscape of Peace: Iroquois-European Encounters in Seventeenth-Century America by Matthew Dennis1994
Tammarniit (Mistakes : Inuit Relocation in the Eastern Arctic, 1939-63) by Frank James Tester1995
Choctaw Genesis, 1500-1700 by Patricia Kay Galloway1996
Native People of Southern New England, 1500-1650 by Kathleen J. Bragdon1997
Wandering Peoples: Colonialism, Ethnic Spaces, and Ecological Frontiers in Northwestern Mexico, 1700-1850 by Cynthia Radding1998
Pathways of Memory and Power: Ethnography and History among an Andean People by Thomas A. Abercrombie1999
A New Order of Things: Property, Power, and the Transformation of the Creek Indians, 1733-1816 by Claudio Saunt2000
Reading Inca History by Catherine Julien2001
The Mixtecs of Colonial Oaxaca: Nudzahui History, Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries by Kevin Terraciano2002
Captives & Cousins: Slavery, Kinship, and Community in the Southwest Borderlands by James F. Brooks2003
Hall of Mirrors: Power, Witchcraft, and Caste in Colonial Mexico by Laura A. Lewis2004
The Cord Keepers: Khipus and Cultural Life in a Peruvian Village by Frank Salomon2005
Children of Coyote, Missionaries of Saint Francis: Indian-Spanish Relations in Colonial California, 1769-1850 by Steven W. Hackel2006
Violence Over The Land: Indians and Empires in the Early American West by Ned Blackhawk2007
Making Indian Law: The Hualapai Land Case and the Birth of Ethnohistory by Christian W. McMillen2008
Shadows at Dawn: A Borderlands Massacre and the Violence of History by Karl Jacoby2009

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  1. The Indian Slave Trade: The Rise of the English Empire in the American South, 1670-1717 by Alan Gallay (2002)
  2. The Middle Ground: Indian, Empires, and Republics in the Great Lakes Region, 1650-1815 by Richard White (1991)
  3. The Indians' New World: Catawbas and their Neighbors from European Contact through the Era of Removal by James H. Merrell (1989)
  4. New Worlds for All: Indians, Europeans, and the Remaking of Early America by Colin G. Calloway (1997)
  5. War of a Thousand Deserts: Indian Raids and the U.S.-Mexican War by Brian DeLay (2008)
  6. Manitou and Providence: Indians, Europeans, and the Making of New England, 1500-1643 by Neal Salisbury (1605)
  7. Into the American Woods: Negotiators on the Pennsylvania Frontier by James H. Merrell (1999)
  8. Peace Came in the Form of a Woman: Indians and Spaniards in the Texas Borderlands by Juliana Barr (2007)
  9. The Ordeal of the Longhouse: The Peoples of the Iroquois League in the Era of European Colonization by Daniel K. Richter (1992)
  10. A Spirited Resistance: The North American Indian Struggle for Unity, 1745-1815 by Gregory Evans Dowd (1992)
  11. Deerskins and Duffels: The Creek Indian Trade with Anglo-America, 1685-1815 by Kathryn E. Holland Braund (1993)
  12. Facing East from Indian Country: A Native History of Early America by Daniel K. Richter (2001)
  13. Indians, Settlers, & Slaves in a Frontier Exchange Economy: The Lower Mississippi Valley Before 1783 by Daniel H. Jr. Usner (1992)
  14. After Columbus: Essays in the Ethnohistory of Colonial North America by James Axtell (1988)
  15. The Maya World: Yucatec Culture and Society, 1550-1850 by Matthew Restall (1997)

Award description

This prize is awarded annually for recognition of the best book-length contribution to ethnohistory. The award was established in 1981 to honor Dr. Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin, an early ethnohistorian and founder of the American Society for Ethnohistory.



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