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The Resource A lawyer in Indian country : a memoir, Alvin J. Ziontz ; foreword by Charles Wilkinson

A lawyer in Indian country : a memoir, Alvin J. Ziontz ; foreword by Charles Wilkinson

Label
A lawyer in Indian country : a memoir
Title
A lawyer in Indian country
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Alvin J. Ziontz ; foreword by Charles Wilkinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ziontz, Alvin J
Dewey number
  • 340.092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
KF373.Z56
LC item number
A3 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ziontz, Alvin J
  • Lawyers
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
Label
A lawyer in Indian country : a memoir, Alvin J. Ziontz ; foreword by Charles Wilkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The road to Neah Bay -- The road to Neah Bay begins in Chicago -- The University of Chicago, the army, and Seattle -- Becoming a lawyer -- Seven years of lawyering in West Seattle -- Creating a law firm -- Indian fishing rights : joining the struggle -- The Makahs -- Recovering lost property : Ozette, Tatoosh, and Waadah -- The Lummi Tribe -- Indian fishing rights : eighty years of suppression, twenty years of confrontation -- The big bang : U.S. v. Washington begins -- U.S. v. Washington : the trial -- U.S. v. Washington : closing arguments and Judge Boldt's decision -- The U.S. Supreme Court has the last word : consequences of the Boldt decision -- The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation -- The Northern Cheyennes fight strip-mining -- The Northern Cheyennes and the Hollowbreast case -- The Oliphant case : a setback for tribal government -- Writing about the Indian Civil Rights Act -- Leaving law for academia -- A firm of tribal attorneys -- Representing fishermen of the Alaska Peninsula -- The Mille Lacs Band of Chippewas -- The Wanda Boswell case -- The Northern Arapaho Tribe -- Photographing the Northern Cheyennes -- The Makah whale hunt -- A life in being
Control code
ocn314114477
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 300 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780295989358
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2009010167
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A lawyer in Indian country : a memoir, Alvin J. Ziontz ; foreword by Charles Wilkinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The road to Neah Bay -- The road to Neah Bay begins in Chicago -- The University of Chicago, the army, and Seattle -- Becoming a lawyer -- Seven years of lawyering in West Seattle -- Creating a law firm -- Indian fishing rights : joining the struggle -- The Makahs -- Recovering lost property : Ozette, Tatoosh, and Waadah -- The Lummi Tribe -- Indian fishing rights : eighty years of suppression, twenty years of confrontation -- The big bang : U.S. v. Washington begins -- U.S. v. Washington : the trial -- U.S. v. Washington : closing arguments and Judge Boldt's decision -- The U.S. Supreme Court has the last word : consequences of the Boldt decision -- The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation -- The Northern Cheyennes fight strip-mining -- The Northern Cheyennes and the Hollowbreast case -- The Oliphant case : a setback for tribal government -- Writing about the Indian Civil Rights Act -- Leaving law for academia -- A firm of tribal attorneys -- Representing fishermen of the Alaska Peninsula -- The Mille Lacs Band of Chippewas -- The Wanda Boswell case -- The Northern Arapaho Tribe -- Photographing the Northern Cheyennes -- The Makah whale hunt -- A life in being
Control code
ocn314114477
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 300 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780295989358
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2009010167
Other physical details
ill.

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