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Author Colwell, Chip (John Stephen), 1975-
Title Plundered skulls and stolen spirits : inside the fight to reclaim Native America's culture / Chip Colwell.
Publication Info. Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2019.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  970.1 C    IN LIBRARY
Edition Paperback edition.
Description 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Note Originally published: 2017.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- I. Resistance : war gods. Only after night fall ; Keepers of the sky ; Magic relief ; Tribal resolution ; All things will eat themselves up ; This far away -- II. Regret : a scalp from Sand Creek. I have come to kill Indians ; The Bones Bill ; We are going back home ; Indian trophies ; AC.35B ; A wound of the soul -- III. Reluctance : killer whale flotilla robe. Masterless things ; Chief Shakes ; Johnson v. Chilkat Indian Village ; Last stand ; The weight was heavy ; Our culture is not dying -- IV: Respect : Calusa skulls. The hardest cases ; Long since completely disappeared ; Unidentifiable ; Their place of understanding ; Timeless limbo ; Before we just gave up -- Conclusion.
Subject United States. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
Indians of North America -- United States -- Antiquities.
Indians of North America -- Material culture -- United States.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Repatriation -- United States.
Cultural property -- Repatriation -- United States.
Museums and Indians -- United States.
Anthropological museums and collections -- United States.
Archaeology -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States.
Anthropological ethics -- United States.
Added Title Inside the fight to reclaim Native America's culture
ISBN 022668444X (paperback)
9780226684444 (paperback)
9780226298993 (cloth ; alk. paper)
022629899X (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780226299044 (e-book)