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Author Goldstein, Margaret J.

Title You are now on Indian land : the American Indian occupation of Alcatraz Island, California, 1969 / Margaret J. Goldstein
Published Minneapolis, MN : Twenty-First Century Books, ©2011
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Description 1 online resource (160 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps
Series Civil rights struggles around the world
Civil rights struggles around the world.
Contents Introduction. "The Indians have landed" -- Ancestors -- Conquest -- Exiles in their own land -- The birth of Indian activism -- Landing party -- We hold the Rock -- Red flags -- Fire and water -- "If not Alcatraz, someplace else" -- American Indian renaissance -- Timeline -- Who's who? -- Glossary
Summary Examines the Native American's occupation of the island of Alcatraz and how the standoff with the federal government ended. Details the motivations that fueled this event ad features photographs throughout
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-155) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Indians of North America -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
Indians of North America -- Land tenure -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
Indians of North America -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
Indians of North America -- Civil rights.
Indians of North America -- Land tenure.
Indians of North America -- Politics and government.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Social Science -- General.
Alcatraz Island (Calif.) -- History -- Indian occupation, 1969-1971 -- Juvenile literature
California -- Alcatraz Island.
Genre/Form History.
Juvenile works.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0761372768
9780761372769