Books and References

Books And References

A Cherokee Encyclopedia

Cherokee history has been marked by the formation of different tribes from the same original people - The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. This encyclopedia will be a quick refernce for many of the places, things, and people who are connected to these groups.
$27.95

A Tsi Nv Sti: The Untold Story of Cherokee Advancement

Not just another Cherokee history, this easy-to-read book fits the Cherokee story into the early development of America.
It contains little known and often omitted information that brings new understanding regarding the work of Samuel A. Worcester.
$14.98

After The Trail

This powerful narrative traces the social, cultural, and political history of the Cherokee Nation during the forty-year period after its members were forcibly removed from the Appalachians and resettled in what is now Oklahoma.
$29.95

American Indian Education

This comprehensive history of American Indian education in the United States, from colonial times to the present, explores the broad spectrum of Native experiences in missionary, goverment, and tribal boarding and day schools.
$29.98

Anetso, The Cherokee Ball Game

A look at a centuries-old Cherokee ball game that is vigorous and sometimes violent. Focusing primarily on the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, this book explores the similarities and differences of this activity involving sport and religion.
$49.98

Best of the Best from Oklahoma Cookbook

Fifty-nine leading cookbooks from the Sooner State contributed their most popular recipes to this remarkable collection. From chuckwagon breakfasts on historic pioneer wagon trails to classic diner meals on the "Mother Road," Route 66, this cookbook captures the culinary heritage of the state. With approx. 400 recipes for appetizers and beverages, bread and breakfasts, soups, salads, pasta, pizza, rice, vegetables, poultry, meats, cakes, cookies and candies, pies and other desserts you're sure to find a favorite! It's not only good...it's the BEST!

$16.95

Cherokee Bows and Arrows

A complete how-to book that shows each step in making and shooting traditional bows and arrows of the Cherokee.
$19.95

Cherokee Cavaliers

The 200 letters in this volume chronicle more than forty years of history in the old Cherokee Nation--from removal through the Civil War to Reconstruction--as recorded in the correspondence of the Ridge-Watie-Boudinot families.
$24.95

Cherokee Clothing Activity Book

31 page activity book that features traditional Cherokee clothing and accessories. Accompanying descriptions of how items were used and decorated.
By Sandy & Jesse T. Hummingbird.
$4.95

Cherokee Dance and Drama

A complete written work detailing the traditional dances of Cherokee. Includes the explanation and the movements of each dance.
$19.95

Cherokee Editor

This volume collects most of the writings published by the accomplished Cherokee leader Elias Boudinot. Together with Theda Perdue's biographical introduction and in-depth annotations, these letters, articles, pamphlets, and editorials document the stages of Boudinot's religious, philosophical, and political growth.
$24.98

Cherokee Life in 1890 Coloring Book

Produced by Noksi Press, this coloring book features twenty-three different pages of pictures that feature different Cherokee words wrote in the Cherokee Syllabary. Each word is listed on the opening page and the list includes Cherokee items, animals, foods, places, and people.
The book is dedicated to the meomry of Hastings Shade, a Cherokee National Treasure and former Deputy Chief of the Cherokee Nation. Depicted on the cover, Hastings helped plan the Adams Corner blacksmith shed and is widely remembered for the forged gigs he made. Gigs are pronged instruments to capture aquatic wildlife such as fish, frogs, and crayfish.

$5.00

Cherokee Made Easy-CD

This compact disc is by Cherokee-citizen Prentice Robinson. Robinson's study programs are presented in an easy manner for those who are looking to learn advanced or beginning Cherokee.
$53.98

Cherokee Masks Activity Book

31 page activity book that features the most popular Cherokee masks for children to color and do lessons in matching, mazes, completing sentences, connecting dots, counting, spelling, and more!
By Sandy and Jesse T. Hummingbird
$4.95

Cherokee Messenger

This is the Story of Samuel A. Worcester, a missionary to the Cherokee from 1825 to 1859. Chronicled are his life and accomplishments among the Cherokee, such as setting the syllabary into type so that he and Elias Boudinot could print the bilingual Cherokee Phoenix.

$24.95