The Lance and The Shield

Few figures in American history have been so little understood as Sitting Bull. This first authoritative study of any Native American leader considers the legendary warrior in terms of his people’s cultural values, exposes many ironies of Indian-white relations, and more.

Rocks and Minerals

Mineral Book

Practical, concise, and easy to use, Simon & Schuster’s Guide to Rocks and Minerals contains everything that the rock and mineral enthusiast needs to know. This field guide is divided into two large sections — one devoted to minerals and one to rocks, each prefaced by a comprehensive introduction that discusses formation, …

Yoga

Yoga is more than just an excellent form of exercise: it is also a spiritual and mental practice that can improve your mental outlook. Anatomy of Fitness: Yoga shows you how to build your strength and flexibility while improving your concentration and willpower. Includes a comprehensive introduction to yoga, over …

National Geographic Atlas of Indian Nations

Atlas of Indian Nations is a comprehensive resource for those interested in Native American history and culture. Told through maps, photos, art, and archival cartography, this is the story of American Indians that only National Geographic can tell. In the most comprehensive atlas of Native American history and culture available, the …

Caleb’s Crossing

In 1660 on Martha’s Vineyard in the settlement of Great Harbor, fifteen-year-old Bethia Mayfield lives with her pastor father; her brother, Makepeace; and her sister, Solace. Her mother died in childbirth, along with the unnamed baby. Bethia most misses her twin brother, Zuriel, who died in an accident. Resisting the …