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    • An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

    • Revisioning American History
    • By: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
    • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 527
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    Dunbar-Ortiz adroitly challenges the founding myth of the United States and shows how policy against the Indigenous peoples was colonialist and designed to seize the territories of the original inhabitants, displacing or eliminating them. And as Dunbar-Ortiz reveals, this policy was praised in popular culture, through writers like James Fenimore Cooper and Walt Whitman, and in the highest offices of government and the military.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Useful information, not quite listenable

    • By endlessemma on 08-03-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • "All the Real Indians Died Off"

    • And 20 Other Myths About Native Americans
    • By: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Dina Gilio-Whitaker
    • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    In this enlightening book, scholars and activists Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker tackle a wide range of myths about Native American culture and history that have misinformed generations. Tracing how these ideas evolved, and drawing from history, the authors disrupt long-held and enduring myths.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • An OK Listen

    • By Prof K on 11-28-17

    Regular price: $24.49