Northeastern Indian Lives, 1632-1816

Northeastern Indian Lives, 1632-1816

by Robert S. Grumet, Anthony F. C. Wallace, Anthony F. Wallace
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1558490019

ISBN-13: 9781558490017

Pub. Date: 03/06/1996

Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press

A collection of 15 essays examines the lives of important but relatively unknown Native Americans. Each study draws on research in local records, oral traditions, and new models of cultural interaction. The chapters explore the complexities of Indian-colonial relations from the seventeenth to early nineteenth centuries from Maine to the Ohio Valley. These works are

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A collection of 15 essays examines the lives of important but relatively unknown Native Americans. Each study draws on research in local records, oral traditions, and new models of cultural interaction. The chapters explore the complexities of Indian-colonial relations from the seventeenth to early nineteenth centuries from Maine to the Ohio Valley. These works are directed on the attention of Skickellamy, an Oneida diplomat, The Mohawk sachehm Theyanoguin; Aswashunkes, a Saconett sunksquaw; or Molly Ockett, a Pigwacket doctor.Some essays provide fascinating details of Indian-white relations. Others exhibit the strengths of new paradigms for expanding understanding of Native American Responses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558490017
Publisher:
University of Massachusetts Press
Publication date:
03/06/1996
Series:
Native Americans of the Northeast Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.26(h) x 1.02(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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