Chronicles of American Indian Protest Author:The Council on Interracial Books for children From his initial landing in the New World, the white man has forced the American Indian into a slow and painful retreat. He has undermined his culture and all but destroyed his civilization. Our history is studded with shameful examples of official deceit and injustice, often perpetrated with the open support of a federal government sworn by tre... more »aty to honor the Indian's rights.
Yet, from the first, the American Indian has protested the white man's encroachment and has fought valiantly to preserve his birthright. In CHRONICLES OF AMERICAN INDIAN PROTEST the Council on Interracial Books for Chidren has compiled a comprehensive collection of documents that vividly recount the American Indian's struggle for survival from the 16th century to the Red Power movement of today.« less