The American West: A Twentieth-Century History

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Many Native Americans were acculturated into European norms, beliefs, and values, from religion to how to raise children because Europeans believed Natives could not adopt these cultural practices. There must have been an amazed incredulity in my eyes, to which her own responded by an unflinching black brilliance which suddenly seemed to develop a scorching quality even to the point of making me feel extremely thirsty all of a sudden. In the 9th century in Iraq a brick pier was used, a form that spread to Iran and Egypt.

Pages: 347

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press; First Edition edition (October 1, 1989)

ISBN: 0803281676

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