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'This Indian Country' spotlights the integral roles of Native Americans in history




Author Frederick Hoxie and his book,
Author Frederick Hoxie and his book, "This Indian Country: American Indian Activists and the Place They Made."
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The names D'arcy McNickle, William Potter Ross and Vine Deloria Junior might not mean much to you.  They all played integral roles in the history of American Indians, yet we seldom hear about them.

We'll speak with University of Illinois Professor Frederick Hoxie, the author of the new book, "This Indian Country: American Indian Activists and the Place They Made."