Coverart for item
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
  • Merle Curti Award, 2009; Kate Broocks Bates Award, 2008; Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize, 2008.
  • 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.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hämäläinen, Pekka
Dewey number
978.004/974572
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.C85
LC item number
H27 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies
Series statement
The Lamar series in western history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comanche Indians
  • Comanche Indians
  • United States
  • Mexico
Label
The Comanche empire, Pekka Hämäläinen
Link
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
Contents
Introduction: Reversed colonialism -- Conquest -- New order -- The embrace -- The empire of the Plains -- Greater Comanchería -- Children of the Sun -- Hunger -- Collapse -- Conclusion: The shape of power
Control code
ocn176648822
Dimensions
24 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
  • (Sirsi) o176648822
  • (OCoLC)176648822
Label
The Comanche empire, Pekka Hämäläinen
Link
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
Contents
Introduction: Reversed colonialism -- Conquest -- New order -- The embrace -- The empire of the Plains -- Greater Comanchería -- Children of the Sun -- Hunger -- Collapse -- Conclusion: The shape of power
Control code
ocn176648822
Dimensions
24 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
  • (Sirsi) o176648822
  • (OCoLC)176648822

Library Locations

    • Waubonsee: Sugar Grove Campus - Todd LibraryBorrow it
      Collins Hall 2nd Floor Waubonsee Community College Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL, 60554-9454, US
      41.7974 -88.45785
Processing Feedback ...