Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (OK) (Images of America)

3.86 avg rating
( 7 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780738541471: Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (OK) (Images of America)

Choctaw are the largest tribe belonging to the branch of the Muskogean family that includes the Chickasaw, Creek (Muscogee), and Seminole. According to oral history, the tribe originated from Nanih Waya, a sacred hill near present-day Noxapater, Mississippi. Nanih Waya means “productive or fruitful hill, or mountain.” During one of their migrations, they carried a tree that would lean, and every day the people would travel in the direction the tree was leaning. They traveled east and south for sometime until the tree quit leaning, and the people stopped to make their home at this location, in present-day Mississippi. The people have made difficult transitions throughout their history. In 1830, the Choctaw who were removed by the United States from their southeastern U.S. homeland to Indian Territory became known as the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Donovin Arleigh Sprague provides insight into the Choctaw in a collection of nearly 200 images of people and events connected with their history. He is a historian, lecturer, artisan, musician, and the author of five Arcadia books. Sprague is the director of education at Crazy Horse Memorial and an instructor at Black Hills State University, both in the Black Hills of South Dakota. He worked for the Choctaw Nation for nearly three years and has traveled extensively throughout the Choctaw Nation. He is a Lakota great-great-grandson of Chiefs Hump I and II and family descendant of Chief Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull, renowned medicine man.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 21.99
US$ 19.54

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Donovin Arleigh Sprague
Published by Arcadia Publishing (SC), United States (2007)
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing (SC), United States, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 254 x 165 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Choctaw are the largest tribe belonging to the branch of the Muskogean family that includes the Chickasaw, Creek (Muscogee), and Seminole. According to oral history, the tribe originated from Nanih Waya, a sacred hill near present-day Noxapater, Mississippi. Nanih Waya means productive or fruitful hill, or mountain. During one of their migrations, they carried a tree that would lean, and every day the people would travel in the direction the tree was leaning. They traveled east and south for sometime until the tree quit leaning, and the people stopped to make their home at this location, in present-day Mississippi. The people have made difficult transitions throughout their history. In 1830, the Choctaw who were removed by the United States from their southeastern U.S. homeland to Indian Territory became known as the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. Bookseller Inventory # BZV9780738541471

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.54
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Sprague, Donovin Arleigh
Published by Arcadia Publishing (2007)
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0738541478

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Sprague, Donovin Arleigh
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2007. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # V1-9780738541471

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.85
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Sprague, Donovin Arleigh
Published by Arcadia Publishing
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Lakeside Books
(Benton Harbor, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0738541478 BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!|0.7 Some items may NOT be available for International Shipping. Please contact us about a particular item. Bookseller Inventory # OTF-S-9780738541471

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Donovin Arleigh Sprague
Published by Arcadia Publishing (2007)
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0738541478

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Donovin Arleigh Sprague
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. 168mm x 10mm x 234mm. Paperback. Choctaw are the largest tribe belonging to the branch of the Muskogean family that includes the Chickasaw, Creek (Muscogee), and Seminole. According to oral history, the tribe originated f.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 127 pages. 0.318. Bookseller Inventory # 9780738541471

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 21.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Donovin Arleigh Sprague
Published by Arcadia Publishing
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. 128 pages. Dimensions: 10.0in. x 6.5in. x 0.5in.Choctaw are the largest tribe belonging to the branch of the Muskogean family that includes the Chickasaw, Creek (Muscogee), and Seminole. According to oral history, the tribe originated from Nanih Waya, a sacred hill near present-day Noxapater, Mississippi. Nanih Waya means productive or fruitful hill, or mountain. During one of their migrations, they carried a tree that would lean, and every day the people would travel in the direction the tree was leaning. They traveled east and south for sometime until the tree quit leaning, and the people stopped to make their home at this location, in present-day Mississippi. The people have made difficult transitions throughout their history. In 1830, the Choctaw who were removed by the United States from their southeastern U. S. homeland to Indian Territory became known as the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9780738541471

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 18.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Donovin Arleigh Sprague
Published by Arcadia Publishing (SC), United States (2007)
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing (SC), United States, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 254 x 165 mm. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Choctaw are the largest tribe belonging to the branch of the Muskogean family that includes the Chickasaw, Creek (Muscogee), and Seminole. According to oral history, the tribe originated from Nanih Waya, a sacred hill near present-day Noxapater, Mississippi. Nanih Waya means productive or fruitful hill, or mountain. During one of their migrations, they carried a tree that would lean, and every day the people would travel in the direction the tree was leaning. They traveled east and south for sometime until the tree quit leaning, and the people stopped to make their home at this location, in present-day Mississippi. The people have made difficult transitions throughout their history. In 1830, the Choctaw who were removed by the United States from their southeastern U.S. homeland to Indian Territory became known as the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780738541471

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Donovin Arleigh Sprague
Published by Arcadia Publishing (2007)
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0738541478

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Sprague, Donovin Arleigh
Published by Arcadia Publishing
ISBN 10: 0738541478 ISBN 13: 9780738541471
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arcadia Publishing. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0738541478 Special order direct from the distributor. Bookseller Inventory # ING9780738541471

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 21.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book