Phillip B Gottfredson's book My Journey to Understand Black Hawk's Mission of Peace is a portrait of Chief Antonga Black Hawk superimposed on a painting of Mount Timpanogos in the Background. Artist is Carol Pettit Harding of Pleasant Grove, Utah.
Utah Black Hawk War; Timpanogos Nation of the Wasatch

SITE MENU | News | Source Material | BookStore | Donate | Contact | Terms | Home

site search by freefind advanced

"Most people really don't want the truth. They just want the constant reassurance that what they believe in is the truth."

P. B. Gottfredson - BookStore is an Amazon Associate and earns a commission from qualifying purchases.~



Phillip B Gottfredson doing field research at Diamond Creek, Spanish Fork, Utah. is committed to supporting public understanding of the Mormon colonialization of Utah and the Black Hawk War. We understand that Native American culture and history can be challenging to learn, and to find reliable inforamtion. We strive to ensure you have the most valuable and relevant content and resources. P. B. GOTTFREDSON - BookStore is a huge collection of research books and videos for historians, educators, students, and enthusiasts. Mr. Gottfredson spent 20 years researching Utah's Black Hawk War and the devastation that it caused indigenous inhabitants. He is the author of My Journey to Understand Black Hawk's Mission of Peace. For Decades Mr. Gottfredson lived with the Timpanogos Nation and indigenous people throughout North and South America to learn their history and culture firsthand. Phillip benefited tremendously from Native American spiritual teachings that gave him a unique insight into the Black Hawk War in Utah, and settler colonialism as seen through the lens of Native Americans.

We have done all the work for you! Now you can benefit from decades of research and experience with this unique collection of books and videos from Amazon. From the list below, click on any link to learn more or to make a purchase!



Have a cup of coffee and Browse the list below.

Tip: Click on links for information or to make your purchase.


Native American History

Native American Culture

Native American Genocide


*Black Hawk's Mission of Peace by Phillip B Gottfredson;

*Indian Depredations in Utah by Peter Gottfredson;

Browse Native American History Books 

1491 New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus Charles C. Mann;

American Indian Liberation: A Theology of Sovereignty by George E. Tinker;

A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Amy S. Greenberg;

American Indian Prophecies by Kurt Kaltrader PhD.;

American Settler Colonialism: A History 2013th Edition by W. Hixson (Author)

American Indian Myths and Legends;

Brigham Young and the Expansion of Mormon Faith Thomas G. Alexander;

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown;

Book Of The Hopi by Frank Waters;

Black Elk Speaks by John Neihardt;

CASTE The Origins of Our Discontents author Isabel Wilkerson, winner of the Pulitzer Prize;

Crazy Horse by Mari Sandoz;

Chief Pocatello "The White Plume" by Brigham D. Madsen;

Dominguez Escalante Journal Their Expedition Through Colorado Utah Arizona and New Mexico in 1776 by Ted J. Warner;

Dr. Thomas Murphy Critiques Book of Mormon DNA;

Empire of the Summer Moon by S. C. Gwynne;

Establishing Zion: The Mormon Church in the American West, 1847-1869 by Eugene E. Campbell

Founding of Fort Utah by D. Robert Carter;

Guns Germs Steel by Jared Diamond;

History of Utah’s American Indians Edited by Forest Cuch;

History of Salt Lake City. Tullidge's Histories, vol 1;

Indigenous Continent: The Epic Contest for North America by Pekka Hämäläinen;

I Will Fight No More Forever Chief Joseph;

Jacob Hamblin His Life in His Own Words;

Juan Rivera's Colorado, 1765 by author Steven G. Baker;

Lore and Reminiscences of Participants Carlton Culmsee;

Life Among The Apaches by John C. Cremony 1850;

Massacre at Mountain Meadows by Will Bagley;



Massacre at Bear River by Rod Miller;

Of Worthier Blood by Parker M. Nielson; (N/A)

Manifest Destiny and American Territorial Expansion: A Brief History with Documents (Bedford Series in History and Culture) Second Edition by Amy S. Greenberg (Author)

Popol Vuh: The Definitive Edition of The Mayan Book of The Dawn of Life and The Glories of Gods and Kings by Dennis Tedlock

Native Tongues: Colonialism and Race from Encounter to the Reservation (Harvard Historical Studies)

Pagans in the Promised Land." by Steven Newcomb;

Paul Baily Claws of the Hawk; Sacred Objects and Sacred Places by Andrew Gulliford;

Rolling Thunder by Doug Boyd;

Red Twilight by Val FitzPatrick; 1491 Charles C. Mann;

Settler Colonialism and the Transformation of Anthropology: The Politics and Poetics of an Ethnograph Event (Writing Past Imperialism) by Patrick Wolfe;

Standing Rock by Pamela Eakins;

Shoshoni Frontier Bear River by Brigham Madsen;

So Rugged and Mountainous by Will Bagley;

The Storytelling Stone by Susan Feldmann;

The Book of Destiny Carlos Barrios (Mayan);

The Dominguez - Escalante Journal Fray Angelico translation;

The Dominguez Escalante Journal: Their Expedition Through Colorado Utah Arizona and New Mexico in 1776 Paperback – December 4, 2004 by Ted J. Warner (Author);

The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America by Andrés Reséndez';

Thirty Years with the Indian Tribes on the American Frontiers Schoolcraft;

The Works Of The Native Races. 1882; Hubert Howe Bancroft;

Thunder Over the OCHOCO by Gayle ONTKO (Rare 5 vol. set);

The Shoshonis Sentinels of the Rockies by Virginia Cole Trenholm and Maurine Carley;

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Richard Griswold del Castillo;

The Utes Must Go by Peter R. Decker;

The Sacred Pipe by Joseph Epes Brown;

The Paiutes of Pyramid Lake by Ruth Herman;

Utah's Black Hawk War John Alton Peterson;

Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory Claudio Saunt;

Wisdom of the Elders by David Suzuki;

Writings of John D. Lee by Samuel Nyal Henrie;

Walkara Hawk of the Mountains by Paul Baily;