Buffalo Nation

About the Author: Ken Zontek

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  • Paperback
  • 256 pages
  • Buffalo Nation
  • Ken Zontek
  • English
  • 27 January 2017
  • 0803299222

Buffalo Nation The Gruesome Story Of The Devastation Of Buffalo Herds In The Late Nineteenth Century Has Become Uncomfortably Familiar A Less Familiar Story, But A Hopeful One For The Future, Is Ken Zontek S Account Of Native Peoples Efforts To Repopulate The Plains With A Healthy, Viable Bison Population Interspersing Scientific Hypothesis With Native Oral Traditions And Interviews, Buffalo Nation Provides A Brief History Of Bison And Human Interaction From The Paleolithic Era To Present Preservation Efforts Zontek S History Of Bison Restoration Efforts Is Also A History Of North American Native Peoples Pursuit Of Political And Cultural Autonomy, Revealing How Native Peoples Ability To Help The Bison Has Fluctuated With Their Overall Struggle Beginning In The S, Native North Americans Established Captive Bison Breeding Programs Despite The Wounded Knee Massacre And A Massive Onslaught On Native Cultural And Religious Practices These Preservation Efforts Were So Successful That A Significant Percentage Of Bison Today Carry The Bloodlines Of These Original Native Sponsored Herds At The End Of The Twentieth Century, Than Fifty Tribes Banded Together To Form The Intertribal Bison Cooperative This Group Has Made Significant Progress In Restoring Bison Herds In The United States, While Canadian First Nations Work With National Parks And Other Government Entities To Select And Manage Free Ranging Herds Buffalo Nation Offers Insights Into The Ways That The Native North American Effort To Restore The Buffalo Nation Inspires Discourse In Cultural Perseverance, Environmentalism, Politics, Regionalism, Spirituality, And The Very Essence Of Human Animal Interaction

10 thoughts on “Buffalo Nation

  1. Apanakhi Buckley says:

    Zontek s empathy with the indigenous people he interviews and his interpretation of historical records brings a remarkably insightful and contemporary understanding of how indigenous people relate to the Buffalo Nation His arguments are incisive and persuasive, while his treatment b...

  2. Liz says:

    A very informative book, but I think I would have liked to have seen a bitlength to it.