Early American Literature: A Bibliography of Secondary Material


(Call numbers are to the Lehigh University library )

Allen, Paula Gunn.  The Sacred Hoop: Recovering the Feminine in American Indian Traditions.   Boston: Beacon P, 1986.   (970.1 A428s)

---, ed.  Studies in American Indian Literature: Critical Essays and Course Designs.  New York:  Modern Language Association, 1983.    (810.9897 S933)

Axtell, James.  After Columbus: Essays in the Ethnohistory of Colonial North America.  New York: Oxford UP, 1988.   (973.0497 A972a )

---.  The Invasion Within: The Contest of Cultures in Colonial North America.  New York:  Oxford UP, 1985.    (970.02 A972i )

Beck, Peggy V., Anna Lee Walters, and Nia Francisco, eds.  The Sacred: Ways of Knowledge, Sources of Life.  1977. Tsaile: Navajo Community College P, 1995.   (299.79 B393s)

Berkhofer, Robert F.  The White Man's Indian: Images of the American Indian from Columbus  to the Present.  New York: Vintage, 1979.    (301.1543 B512w )

Boone, Elizabeth Hill.  The Aztec World.  Washington: Smithsonian, 1994.  (not at Lehigh)

Calloway, Colin G., ed.  The World Turned Upside Down: Indian Voices from Early America.  New York: Bedford Books-St. Martin's P, 1994.   (not at Lehigh)

Clendinnen, Inga.  Aztecs: An Interpretation.  New York: Cambridge UP, 1991.   (972.018 C627a)

Cronon, William.  Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England.  New York: Hill and Wang, 1983.    (974.02 C947c)

Dickason, Olive Patricia.  Canada's First Nations: A History of Founding Peoples from Earliest Times.  Norman: U of Oklahoma P, 1992.   (971.00497 D547c )

Drinnon, Richard.  Facing West: The Metaphysics of Indian-Hating and Empire-Building.    Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1980.   (not at Lehigh)

Erdoes, Richard, and Alfonso Ortiz, eds.  American Indian Myths and Legends.  New York:  Pantheon, 1984.   (398.208 A512)

Fixico, Donald L.  Rethinking American Indian History.  Albuquerque: U of New Mexico P, 1997.   (973.0497 R438)

Grinde, Donald A., Jr.  "Teaching American Indian History: A Native American Voice."    Perspectives 32.6 (1994): 1, 11-16.    (not at Lehigh)

Holland, Jeanne.  "Problems and Opportunities in Teaching Native American Literature from The Heath Anthology of American Literature."  The Canon in the Classroom: The Pedagogical Implications of Canon Revision in American Literature.  Ed. John Alberti.   New York: Garland, 1995.  165-92.   (810.7 C227)

Hoxie, Frederick E., ed.  Indians in American History: An Introduction.  Arlington Heights: Harlan Davidson, 1988.   (973.0497 I39)

Hoxie, Frederick E., and Harvey Markowitz.  Native Americans: An Annotated Bibliography.  Pasadena: Salem P, 1991.   (970.00497 H867n)

Hudson, Charles, and Carmen Chaves Tesser, eds.  The Forgotten Centuries: Indians and  Europeans in the American South, 1521-1704.  Athens: U of Georgia P, 1994.    (975.02 F721)

Hulme, Peter, and Neil L. Whitehead, eds.  Wild Majesty: Encounters with Caribs from   Columbus to the Present Day: An Anthology.  New York: Oxford UP, 1992.   (not at Lehigh)

Jaskoski, Helen, ed.  Early Native American Writing: New Critical Essays.  New York:   Cambridge UP, 1996.   (820.9897 E12)

Jennings, Francis.  The Founders of America: How Indians Discovered the Land, Pioneered in It,  and Created Great Classical Civilizations; How They Were Plunged into a Dark Age by  Invasion and Conquest; and How They are Reviving.  New York: Norton, 1993.   (970.00497 J54f )

---.  The Invasion of America: Indians, Colonialism, and the Cant of Conquest.  Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1975.   (974.02 J54i)

John, Elizabeth A. H.  Storms Brewed in Other Men's Worlds: The Confrontation of Indians,  Spanish, and French in the Southwest, 1540-1795.  College Station: Texas A&M UP,  1975.    (978 J65s)

Josephy, Alvin M., ed.  America in 1492: The World of the Indian Peoples before the Arrival of  Columbus.  New York: Knopf, 1992.   (970.011 A512)

Keegan, William F.  The People Who Discovered Columbus: The Prehistory of the Bahamas.   Gainesville: UP of Florida, 1992.   (972.96 K26p)

Keen, Benjamin.  The Aztec Image in Western Thought.  New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 1971.   (972 K26az )

Kupperman, Karen Ordahl.  Settling with the Indians: The Meeting of English and Indian Cultures in America, 1580-1640.   London: J. M. Dent, 1980.   (not at Lehigh)

Leon-Portilla, Miguel.  The Aztec Image of Self and Society: An Introduction to Nahua Culture.   Salt Lake City: U of Utah P, 1992.    (972.018 L579)

---.  Pre-Columbian Literatures of Mexico.  Norman: U of Oklahoma P, 1969.    (868.9909 L585pE )

Martin, Calvin.  The American Indian and the Problem of History.  New York: Oxford UP, 1987.   (970.00497 A512)

Merrell, James H.  The Indians' New World: Catawbas and Their Neighbors from European  Contact through the Era of Removal.  Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1989.   (975.6 M568i)

Milanich, Jerald T., ed.  Earliest Hispanic/Native American Interactions in the American   Southeast.  New York: Garland, 1991.   (975.01 E12 )

---.  Florida Indians and the Invasion from Europe.  Gainesville: UP of Florida, 1995.    (975.901 M637f)

---.  The Timucua.  Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1996.  (975.901 M637t)

Mintz, Steven, ed.  Native American Voices: A History and Anthology.  St. James: Brandywine  P, 1995.   (not at Lehigh)

Pearce, Roy Harvey.  The Savages of America: A Study of the Indian and the Idea of  Civilization.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1953.  Rev. as Savagism and Civilization: A Study of the Indian and the American Mind.  1965.  Berkeley: U of California P, 1988.   (not at Lehigh)

Richter, Daniel K.  The Ordeal of the Longhouse: The Peoples of the Iroquois League in the Era  of European Colonization.  Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1992.   (974.7 R535o)

---.  "Whose Indian History?"  William and Mary Quarterly 50.2 (1993): 379-93.   ( 973.05 W728)

Rouse, Irving.  The Tainos: Rise & Decline of the People Who Greeted Columbus.  New Haven:  Yale UP, 1992.   (972.902 R863t)

Ruoff, A. LaVonne Brown.  American Indian Literatures: An Introduction, Bibliographic   Review, and Selected Bibliography.  New York: Modern Language Association, 1990.   (897 R944a)

Sarris, Greg.  Keeping Slug Woman Alive: A Holistic Approach to American Indian Texts.   Berkeley: U of California P, 1993.   (398.2089 S247k)

Sayre, Gordon M.  Les Sauvages Americains: Representations of Native Americans in French and English Colonial Literature.  Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1997.  (810.9352 S275s)

Schele, Linda, and David Freidel.  A Forest of Kings: The Untold Story of the Ancient Maya.  New York: Morrow, 1990.  (972.01 s322f)

Stevens-Arroyo, Antonio M.  Cave of the Jagua: The Mythological World of the Tainos.  Albuquerque: U of New Mexico P, 1988.   ( 299.78 S846c )

Swann, Brian, ed.  Coming to Light: Contemporary Translations of the Native Literatures of  North America.  New York: Random House, 1994.   (897 C733)

Takaki, Ronald.  A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America.  Boston: Little, Brown,   1993.   (973.04 T136d)

Tedlock, Dennis.  The Spoken Word and the Work of Interpretation.  Philadelphia: U of   Pennsylvania P, 1983.   (not at Lehigh)

Toelken, Barre.  "Native American Traditions (North)."  Teaching Oral Traditions.  Ed. John Miles Foley.  New York: Modern Language Association, 1998. 151-61.   (398.07 T253)

Tompkins, Jane.  "‘Indians': Textualism, Morality, and the Problem of History."  Critical Inquiry  13.1 (1986): 101-19.   (805 C9343 )

Trigger, Bruce G., and Wilcomb E. Washburn, eds.  North America.  Cambridge History of the  Native Peoples of the Americas 1.  New York: Cambridge UP, 1996.   (970.00497 C178 v.1 pt.1)

Turner, Frederick W., III, ed.  The Portable North American Indian Reader.  New York: Viking,  1974.   (not at Lehigh)

Vecsey, Christopher.  Imagine Ourselves Richly: Mythic Narratives of North American Indians.   New York: Crossroad, 1988.   (299.78 V413i)

Wertheimer, Eric.  Imagined Empires: Incas, Aztecs, and the New World of American Literature, 1771-1876.  Cambridge UP, 1998.  (not at Lehigh)

White, Richard.  The Middle Ground: Indians, Empires, and Republics in the Great Lakes  Region, 1650-1815.  New York: Cambridge UP, 1991.   (977.004 W587m)

Wiget, Andrew.  Native American Literature.  Boston: Twayne, 1985.   (810.9 W654n)

---.  "A Talk Concerning First Beginnings: Teaching Native American Oral Literature."  The Heath Anthology of American Literature Newsletter No. 9 (Spring 1993): 4-6.   (not at Lehigh)

Zolbrod, Paul G.  Reading the Voice: Native American Oral Poetry on the Page.  Salt Lake City:  U of Utah P, 1995.   (398.2089 Z86r)

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