Eastern Shore Indians Of Virginia And Maryland

Eastern Shore Indians Of Virginia And Maryland

by Helen C. Rountree, Thomas E. Davidson, Thomas E. Davidson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813918014

ISBN-13: 9780813918013

Pub. Date: 02/01/1998

Publisher: University of Virginia

Mixing chronological narrative with a full ecological portrait, anthropologists Rountree and Davidson have reconstructed the culture and history of Virginia’s and Maryland’s Eastern Shore Indians from a.d. 800 until the last tribes disbanded in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

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Overview

Mixing chronological narrative with a full ecological portrait, anthropologists Rountree and Davidson have reconstructed the culture and history of Virginia’s and Maryland’s Eastern Shore Indians from a.d. 800 until the last tribes disbanded in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

University of Virginia Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813918013
Publisher:
University of Virginia
Publication date:
02/01/1998
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
1,426,101
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
List of Tables
Preface
1The Native People's World1
2The First Century with Virginia47
3The First Century with Maryland84
4The Maryland Reservations after 1700124
5Virginia's Gingaskin Reservation after 1700166
6Geography, Ecology, and the Eastern Shore Tribes203
App. AIndian Personal Names on the Virginia Eastern Shore219
App. BIndian Personal Names on the Maryland Eastern Shore227
App. CMajor Useful Wild Plants of the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia237
App. DFish and Shellfish Usable by the Indians of the Chesapeake Bay264
Notes275
Bibliography305
Index319

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