Helen C. Rountree, one of the foremost authorities on the history and anthropology of the thirty Algonquian-speaking Indian tribes known as the Powhatans of Virginia, has assembled the work of a first-rate group of contributors to provide a multifaceted look at these diverse and fascinating peoples. Powhatan Foreign Relations examines the Powhatan paramount cheifdom and its relationships with both European and Indian "foreigners" from the perspectives of physical anthropology, archaeology, history, and cultural anthropology.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Helen C. Rountree is Professor of Anthropology at Old Dominion University. She is the author of The Powhatan Indians of Virginia: Their Traditional Culture and The Powhatan Indians of Virginia through Four Centuries.Review:
"Powhatan Foreign Relations is uniformly well written in a lively and interesting manner and contains a wealth of information that is easily assimilated. It will doubtless become a reference of choice concerning the Powhatans." -- William and Mary Quarterly
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description University of Virginia Press, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110813914094
Book Description University of Virginia Press, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0813914094