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Alcatraz is not an island.

Indians of All Tribes, inc.

Alcatraz is not an island.

by Indians of All Tribes, inc.

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Published by Wingbow Press; [distributed by Book People] in Berkeley .
Written in

    Places:
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History -- Indian occupation, 1969-1971.,
    • Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Peter Blue Cloud.
      ContributionsBlue Cloud, Peter, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE93 .I477
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p.
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5463405M
      LC Control Number73166065

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Alcatraz is not an island by Indians of All Tribes, inc. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Indians of All Tribes, Inc. Alcatraz is not an island. Berkeley, Wingbow Press; [distributed by Book People] Alcatraz reveals stories of American incarceration, justice, and our common humanity.

This small island was once a fort, a military prison, and a maximum security federal penitentiary. Inthe Indians of All Tribes occupied Alcatraz for 19 months in the name of freedom and Native American civil rights. We invite you to explore Alcatraz's.

Alcatraz Is Not an Island is the story of how this historic event altered U.S. Government Indian policy and programs, and how it forever changed the way Native Americans viewed themselves, their culture and their sovereign rights. The story of the occupation of Alcatraz is as complex and rich as the history of Native Americans.

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The Native Americans mentioned the evil spirits they purportedly encountered on the island long before it became a federal prison.