The Rumble of a Distant Drum: The Quapaws and the Old World Newcomers, 1673-1804 / Edition 1

The Rumble of a Distant Drum: The Quapaws and the Old World Newcomers, 1673-1804 / Edition 1

by Morris S. Arnold
     
 

ISBN-10: 155728590X

ISBN-13: 9781557285904

Pub. Date: 05/28/2000

Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

A specialist in colonial Arkansas, US Circuit Judge Arnold draws on archival material and such primary evidence as buffalo robes to reconstruct over a century of interactions between native people and French and Spanish explorers at Arkansas Post. He finds that particularly the Quapaws and the French created a highly symbiotic society that linked the two peoples

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A specialist in colonial Arkansas, US Circuit Judge Arnold draws on archival material and such primary evidence as buffalo robes to reconstruct over a century of interactions between native people and French and Spanish explorers at Arkansas Post. He finds that particularly the Quapaws and the French created a highly symbiotic society that linked the two peoples through intermarriage, trade, religious practice, and political and military alliances. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557285904
Publisher:
University of Arkansas Press
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.14(h) x 0.93(d)

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