Stock Image

World War II and the American Indian

Kenneth William Townsend

10 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0826320384 / ISBN 13: 9780826320384
Published by Univ of New Mexico Pr, Albuquerque, NM, 2000
New Condition: New Hardcover
From Books by White (Winfield, KS, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since February 1, 2011

Quantity Available: 1

Buy New
List Price: US$ 35.00
Price: US$ 32.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

UNM Press, Albuquerque, NM. 2000. Hardcover. First Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked in manufacturer shrink wrap. Book Condition: New. DJ: New. Black boards and spine with white lettering on spine. 272 pp. This book offers the first history of the twenty-five thousand Native Americans who served during World War II. It is also an interpretation of how wartime experiences in combat and on the homefront led Indians to either find refuge in their traditions and native identity or embrace mainstream American culture. A brand new copy. Bookseller Inventory # 002943

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: World War II and the American Indian

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr, Albuquerque, NM

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

Dust Jacket Condition: New

Edition: 1st Edition

About this title


Narrates the Native Americans' experiences from 1930 to 1945, including their responses to the draft, stories of battle overseas, accounts by women working in defense industries, and decisions to assimilate into postwar society.

From the Publisher:

The first full ethnohistory of American Indian responses to, and participation in, World War II; beginning with the drift toward war in the 1930s, including their reactions to propaganda campaigns directed at them by Nazi sympathizers.

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

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

If you are not ordering through AbeBooks, please send me an e-mail with your book requests. Payment by personal check or postal money order in US$ drawn on a US bank is acceptable, payable to Thomas White. I will hold book for seven days with your email request. Please use the AbeBooks link if you are using a credit card. No direct credit card sales are available.

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, I will contact you to let you know extra shipping monies are required. Insurance is not included but available on request.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express