After the Trail of Tears: The Cherokees' Struggle for Sovereignty, 1839-1880 / Edition 1

After the Trail of Tears: The Cherokees' Struggle for Sovereignty, 1839-1880 / Edition 1

by William G. McLoughlin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807844330

ISBN-13: 2900807844334

Pub. Date: 01/01/1994

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

This powerful narrative traces the social, cultural, and political history of the Cherokee Nation during the forty-year period after its members were forcibly removed from the southern Appalachians and resettled in what is now Oklahoma. In this master work, completed just before his death, the author not only explains how the Cherokees rebuilt their lives and society,

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This powerful narrative traces the social, cultural, and political history of the Cherokee Nation during the forty-year period after its members were forcibly removed from the southern Appalachians and resettled in what is now Oklahoma. In this master work, completed just before his death, the author not only explains how the Cherokees rebuilt their lives and society, but also recounts their fight to govern themselves as a separate nation within the borders of the United States.

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ISBN-13:
2900807844334
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
01/01/1994
Edition description:
1
Pages:
456

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