Customer Reviews for

Divided Ground: Indians, Settlers, and the Northern Borderland of the American Revolution

Average Rating 3.5
( 22 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(11)

4 Star

(3)

3 Star

(2)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(6)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 6 review with 1 star rating   See All Ratings
Page 1 of 1
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 18, 2014

    Soulfire's Bio

    Name: Soulfire
    <br> Age: 27-30 Moons
    <br> Gender: Male
    <br> Rank: Warrior
    <br> Mate: N/A
    <p> Personality: He is a fierce and loyal warrior who never disobeys an order or a rule. He is silent but can open up. He can be ticked off at times and is friendly. He is barely playful or happy and doesnt smile always. At times, his words may end off with a growl. (Dosent mean he is mad. Or angry.)
    <p> Appearance: He has a brownish fur with flecks of red across his body. He also has battle scars with a barely visable streak of red across his back. A few of his claws are chipped and a scar that goes through his eye, however his eyes miracously survived without damage.
    <p> Other: Go away and hit that [X] Goodbye!

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 16, 2014

    &beta<_>rave

    _{Name}_Brave_{Age}_29 moons_{Rank}_Deputy_ <p> {] Persona [} <br> Calm cat, almost never is off his paws; always moving around. He loves to hunt. Just from his hunting instinct; his basic survival/fighting instinct, he has great courage and determination. He will fight anywhere and anything. <p> {] Appearence [} <br> Light brown with a dark, chocolatey under-belly color. His paws are big, legs agile and built for running. His tail is long, about two taillengths of the normal clancat. <p> {] Crush//Mate//Pups [} <br> I'm not heartless. // Not at the moment. // Would like a few. <p> So... there's my amazing supercalifrigiliciousexpiallidocious (don't care if I spelled it wrong) bio.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 21, 2014

    Striker

    Is dead. Figure is Warchief

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted June 18, 2006

    Taylor borders on the borderlands

    Alan Taylor is not as successful with his latest product. The book is unorganized at points while brilliant at others. The borderlands framework, while insightful, looses its conceptual power throughout several points in the book. The book, moreover, turns into a series of vignettes rather than a running connected, narrative. A fan of Taylor's previous works, and an Iroquoianist, I was dissapointed with this work. In fact, he misquotes one of the most important works in Seneca history. Anthony F.C. Wallace's 'Death and Rebirth of the Seneca,' is often cited as Destruction and Rebirth. While this might seem minor, it reflects a larger problem with the work. Here, as in other places, Taylor reveals that he has not immersed himself enough in the world of the Iroquois. Ethnohistorical methods are needed, and Taylor's approach does not give the Iroquois, particularly the Seneca, the depth of new discovery that the borderlands framework could have potentially inspired. I will provide one example: was the prophet Handsome Lake responding to shifting borders and the effects of such change on Seneca life? Not in Taylor's analysis. Taylor does not cast any new light on this prophet, nor does he cast new light on a host of other important Seneca leaders (except Red Jacket), men who treated and traded as an important power on a post-Revolutionary borderlands, men who were on a new cutting-edge style of leadership as Confederacy power diminished. This was a hurried attempt to hit the market, especially in a politically-charged environment concerned with borders and border-protection.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted November 5, 2009

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing all of 6 review with 1 star rating   See All Ratings
Page 1 of 1