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The Resource The Comanche empire, Pekka Hämäläinen

The Comanche empire, Pekka Hämäläinen

Label
The Comanche empire
Title
The Comanche empire
Statement of responsibility
Pekka Hämäläinen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the power wielded by the Comanches in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in the southern Great Plains, the Southwest, and northern Mexico, covering their military ability, political dominance, and commercial and cultural influence as they resisted European colonization until their defeat in 1875
Member of
Awards note
  • Bancroft Prize, 2009.
  • Western History Association John C. Ewers Award, 2010.
  • Western History Association Caughey-Western History Association Prize, 2009.
  • Association of American Publishers Prose Award, 2008.
  • Recognition for the Cundill Prize in Historical Literature, 2009.
  • Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize, 2008.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hämäläinen, Pekka
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies
Series statement
Lamar series in western history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comanche Indians
  • Comanche Indians
  • United States
  • Mexico
Label
The Comanche empire, Pekka Hämäläinen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-474) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 500 pages
Isbn
9780300151176
Lccn
2007041809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176648822
  • (OCoLC)ocn176648822
  • 654754
Label
The Comanche empire, Pekka Hämäläinen
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-474) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 500 pages
Isbn
9780300151176
Lccn
2007041809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176648822
  • (OCoLC)ocn176648822
  • 654754

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