By Joy Harjo,Jack D. Forbes,Dugan Aguilar,Carol Miller,Octaviana V. Trujillo,Joan Weibel-Orlando,Deborah Davis Jackson,Kurt Peters,Susan Lobo,Donald L. Fixico
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American Indians and the Urban Experience (Contemporary Native American Communities) by Joy Harjo,Jack D. Forbes,Dugan Aguilar,Carol Miller,Octaviana V. Trujillo,Joan Weibel-Orlando,Deborah Davis Jackson,Kurt Peters,Susan Lobo,Donald L. Fixico