An Early and Strong Sympathy: The Indian Writings of William Gilmore Simms

An Early and Strong Sympathy: The Indian Writings of William Gilmore Simms

by John Caldwell Guilds
     
 

ISBN-10: 1570034419

ISBN-13: 9781570034411

Pub. Date: 02/28/2003

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press

Guilds (humanities, U. of Arkansas) and Hudson (retired, anthropology, U. of Georgia), in selecting the writings of novelist Simms (1806- 1870), have considered both literary merit and ethnohistorical importance. The stories, essays, poetry, and other writings collected demonstrate Simm's views of the place of the American Indian in society and history. It was a white

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Guilds (humanities, U. of Arkansas) and Hudson (retired, anthropology, U. of Georgia), in selecting the writings of novelist Simms (1806- 1870), have considered both literary merit and ethnohistorical importance. The stories, essays, poetry, and other writings collected demonstrate Simm's views of the place of the American Indian in society and history. It was a white elite view, but Hudson argues his agenda was more admirable than most. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570034411
Publisher:
University of South Carolina Press
Publication date:
02/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
604
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 8.96(h) x 1.86(d)

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