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Bonvillain, Nancy

Overview
Works: 49 works in 256 publications in 3 languages and 12,940 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Cross-cultural studies  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Bonvillain
The Mohawk by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and traditions of the Mohawk Indians
The Huron by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and changing fortunes of the Huron Indians who made their home between Lake Huron and Lake Ontario
Language, culture, and communication : the meaning of messages by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

44 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cheyennes : people of the Plains by Nancy Bonvillain( )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, way of life, and contemporary problems of the Cheyennes, a Native American tribe that dominated the Plains region in the nineteenth century
The Hopi by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and traditions of the Hopi. Includes a photo essay on their crafts
The Zuni by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history and culture of the Zuni Indians, with chapters on community life and traditions and on the Spanish invasion of tribal territories in the 1500s
Native American medicine by Nancy Bonvillain( )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the Native American healing and health care practices from the time of first European contact up to the present. Includes a chapter profiling some Native American healers
The Teton Sioux by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Teton Sioux from their life before contact with Europeans to the present day as they continue to fight for injustice and Native American rights
Women and men : cultural constructs of gender by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native American religion by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the various religions of different groups of Native Americans
The Inuit by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, culture, and current situation of the Inuit peoples of the Arctic regions
Hiawatha : founder of the Iroquois Confederacy by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and career of the fifteenth-century Iroquois Indian
The Navajos : people of the Southwest by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives the history and culture of the Navajos, the largest Native American tribe in the United States today
Native nations : cultures and histories of Native North America by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organized around regional groupings within which similar, although not identical, cultural practices developed, this comprehensive text introduces students to the many peoples indigenous to North America
The Sac and Fox by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sac and Fox, two distinct but strongly allied tribes, prospered for centuries in present-day Michigan, peacefully farming, fishing, hunting, and gathering wild plants
The Haidas : people of the Northwest Coast by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history and culture of the Haidas, Native Americans who settled on the Queen Charlotte Islands off the coast of British Columbia and in Alaska about the year 1000
The Santee Sioux by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of one division of Dakota Indians of the northern plains and prairies including their traditions, the impact of reservations, and current way of life
Black Hawk, Sac rebel by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and times of the Sauk chief who led his people in a struggle to prevent the advance of white settlers in Illinois in the early 1800s
The Routledge Handbook of Linguistic Anthropology by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Routledge Handbook of Linguistic Anthropology is a broad survey of linguistic anthropology, featuring contributions from prominent scholars in the field. Each chapter presents a brief historical summary of research in the field and discusses topics and issues of current concern to people doing research in linguistic anthropology. The handbook is organized into four parts - Language and Cultural Productions; Language Ideologies and Practices of Learning; Language and the Communication of Identities; and Language and Local/Global Power - and covers current topics of interest at the intersect
A grammar of Akwesasne Mohawk by Nancy Bonvillain( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and Mohawk and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of Mohawk, as spoken at the Akwesasne (St. Regis) Reserve
 
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Alternative Names
Bonvillain, Nancy Lee 1945-

Nancy Bonvillain American academic

Languages
English (189)

Czech (2)

Mohawk (1)

Covers
The HuronLanguage, culture, and communication : the meaning of messagesThe Cheyennes : people of the PlainsThe HopiThe ZuniNative American medicineThe Teton SiouxWomen and men : cultural constructs of gender