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political organization and law-ways of the Comanche Indians
E. Adamson Hoebel
|Other titles||American anthropologist. Supplement.|
|Statement||E. Adamson Hoebel.|
|Series||Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association,, no. 54, Contributions from the Laboratory of Anthropology,, 4|
|LC Classifications||E99.C85 H6 1940a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||149 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||149|
|LC Control Number||41008503|
Chosen primarily because the Comanche language is an unrecorded one and valuable for secret communication, the Comanches proved to be among the ablest men in the Company."Although the. His book offers readers a significant reinterpretation of traditional anthropological and historical views of Comanche social organization. From the Back Cover This book is an interpretation that explicates the continuity of being Comanche in the course of three hundred years/5(4).
This powerful empire, built by the Comanche Indians, eclipsed its various European rivals in military prowess, political prestige, economic power, commercial reach, and cultural influence. Yet, until now, the Comanche empire has gone unrecognized in American history. This compelling and original book uncovers the lost story of the Comanches. Comanche raids for material goods, horses, and captives carried them as far south as Durango in present-day Mexico.” ‘Comanche Indians Chasing Buffalo with Lances and Bows’ () by George Catlin. (Public Domain) Comanche Food. The Comanche subsisted on buffalo or bison, a huge mammal that nearly went extinct because of over-hunting.
A groundbreaking history of the rise and decline of the vast and imposing Comanche empire In the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, a Native American empire rose to dominate the fiercely contested lands of the American Southwest, the southern Great Plains, and northern Mexico. This powerful empire, built by the Comanche Indians, eclipsed its various European rivals/5. The political organization and law-ways of the Comanche Indians / (Menasha, Wis.: American Anthropological Association, ), by E. Adamson Hoebel (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Juan and Juanita / (Boston: Ticknor and Company, ), by Frances Courtenay Baylor, contrib. by Ticknor and Fields, illust. by Henry Sandham (page.
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Provides an overview of the past and present lives of the Comanches, covering their daily life, customs, relations with the government and others, and more. The Political Organization and Law-ways of the Comanche Indians Edward Adamson Hoebel — Comanche (Indiens) - Mœurs et coutumes Author: Edward Adamson Hoebel.
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The Comanches were almost as new to Texas as the Spanish. They came from way up north from Wyoming. The Comanches were once part of the Shoshone Indians.
The Comanche language and the Shoshone language are still almost the same. Bands of Comanches began. As noted above, the political structure was loosely organized, but each band had an elected nonhereditary chief. The most famous of these was Quanah Parker () who led the Comanche on the reservation from the s until his death.
"Comanche and Hekandika Shoshone Relationship Systems," 41 American Anthropologist Review: John Canfield Ewers, Plains Indian Painting: A De-scription of Aboriginal American Art, 30 Pacific Northwest Quarterly The Political Organization and Law-ways of the Comanche Indians.
Menasha, Wisconsin: Mem American Anthro. Political Organization and Law-ways of the Comanche Indian (Dissertation.) New York: Columbia University, _____. The Political Organization and Law-ways of the Comanche Indians (Dissertation).
New York: Columbia University, ; New York: Kraus. Reprint, [UL] Hoff, Michael S. The Comanche War, (Thesis). Houston. Hoebel in another book, published at virtually the same time, on The Political Organization and Law-Ways of the Comanche Indians (), and argued further in his The Law of Primitive Man ().
Comanche, North American Indian tribe of equestrian nomads whose 18th- and 19th-century territory comprised the southern Great Plains. The name Comanche is derived from a Ute word meaning ‘anyone who wants to fight me all the time.’ They were one of the first tribes to acquire horses from the Spanish.
This book commands the reader's full attention. Firstly because the sheer volume of scholarly detail in this treasure trove of facts, but more because of the intelligent view taken of it and the links Dr Tom makes between events on the ground and social/political patterns in the history of an exceptional by: Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "Comanche Indians" Skip to.
The political organization and law-ways of the Commanche Indians by E. Adamson Hoebel 1 edition - first published in Not in LibraryWritten works: Anthropology: the study of man, Man in the Primitive World: An Introduction to Anthropology.
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Washington, D.C.: Govern-ment Printing Office, – Hoebel, E. Adamson. Political Organization and Law-Ways of the Comanche Indians. Often horse herds numbering in the hundreds were stolen by Comanche during raids against other Indian nations, Spanish, Mexicans, and later from the ranches of Texans.
Horses were used for warfare with the Comanche being considered to be among the finest light cavalry .My interest in these documents began in the early s, when I made a close reading of E.
Adamson Hoebel's The Political Organization and Law-Ways of the Comanche Indians () for background material for a dissertation proposal on modern Comanche politics. I had read Law-Ways before, albeit cursorily, but in that later reading I realized.What 2 indian groups pressured the comanches from the north and east?
Blackfoot, crow. Another name for comanche country. comancheria. _____ principle was strongly implanted in comanche political organization. democratic. leaders were chosen by _____ consent.
common. comanche society permitted great _____ freedom.