I Have Spoken: American History Through the Voices of the Indians

I Have Spoken: American History Through the Voices of the Indians

by Virginia I. Armstrong
     
 

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I Have Spoken is a collection of American Indian oratory from the 17th to the 20th century, concentrating on speeches focusing around Indian-white relationships, especially treaty-making negotiations. A few letters and other writings are also included.

Here, in their own words, is the Indian's story told with integrity, with drama, with caustic wit,

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I Have Spoken is a collection of American Indian oratory from the 17th to the 20th century, concentrating on speeches focusing around Indian-white relationships, especially treaty-making negotiations. A few letters and other writings are also included.

Here, in their own words, is the Indian's story told with integrity, with drama, with caustic wit, with statesmanship, with poetic impact; a story of proffered friendship, of broken promises, of hope, of disillusionment, of pride, of a whole land and life gone sour.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804005302
Publisher:
Ohio University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1971
Edition description:
1
Pages:
228
Sales rank:
1,166,597
Product dimensions:
6.03(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.63(d)
Lexile:
1040L (what's this?)

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