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The National Council on Indian Opportunity : quiet champion of self-determination / Thomas A. Britten.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Northwest Indian College.

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Lummi Library E 93 .B75 2014 284982 Stacks Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780826354990 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0826354998 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: ix, 337 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : genealogy of the NCIO -- Launching the NCIO -- The NCIO and opportunity -- The NCIO and land restoration -- The NCIO and Indian self-determination -- The NCIO and urban Indians -- In the wake of the trail of broken treaties caravan -- Conclusion : an opportunity lost : the final year of the NCIO.
Summary, etc.: In this book, the first study of the NCIO, historian Thomas A. Britten traces the workings of the council along with its enduring impact on the lives of indigenous people.
Subject: National Council on Indian Opportunity (U.S.) > History.
Indians of North America > Government relations > History > 20th century.
Indians of North America > Politics and government > 20th century.
Self-determination, National > United States > History > 20th century.
Indian land transfers > United States.
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