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The Shawnees and the war for America

by Colin G. Calloway

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Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tenskwatawa, -- Shawnee Prophet,
  • Tecumseh, -- Shawnee Chief, -- 1768-1813,
  • Cornstalk, -- Shawnee Chief, -- 1720?-1777,
  • Blue Jacket, -- b. ca. 1752,
  • Shawnee Indians -- Wars, 1775-1783

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementColin G. Calloway.
    SeriesThe Penguin library of American Indian history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE83.775 C355 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17890456M
    ISBN 109780670038626
    LC Control Number2007013496

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    With the courage and resilience embodied by their legendary leader Tecumseh, the Shawnee tribe waged a war of territorial and cultural resistance that lasted for more than sixty years. For a time the Shawnees and their allies met American forces on nearly equal termsabut their story is of an embattled nation fighting to maintain its cultural. The Shawnees and the War for America Quotes Showing of 4 “In histories and memories of the Old West, the Shawnees often featured as frontier terrorists. They burned cabins, killed and scalped settlers, routed American militia, and like the whites they fought, sometimes committed unspeakable : Colin G. Calloway.

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The Shawnees and the War for America: The Penguin Library of American Indian History series. Long before the American Revolution, the Shawnees lived in Ohio, hunted in Kentucky, and traveled as far afield as Pennsylvania, Georgia, and Missouri. White settlers /5.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Penguin Publishing Group. “The Shawnees stand out as hard liners when it came to defending Native lands, Native rights, and Native ways of life,” says Calloway. : The Shawnees and the War for America () by Calloway, Colin and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5().

Writes Calloway (History/Dartmouth; The Scratch of a Pen: and the Transformation of North America,etc.), the Shawnees proved to be the primary, and most substantial, obstacle to the settlement of Kentucky and the Ohio Valley, for which, following the Revolution, the American nation hungered.

For a quarter-century after independence, the Americans. Like that volume, The Shawnees and the War for America is a straightforward, accessible, and sympathetic history that sets aside high theory and syntax.

The book is part of the Penguin Library’s American Indian History Series. The Shawnees and the war for America Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Internet Archive Books.

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[Colin G Calloway] -- An account of early American settler efforts to claim Shawnee territories in Ohio, Kentucky, and other states traces how the Shawnee tribe met American forces on equal terms before being forced to. The Shawnees and the War for America by Colin Calloway.

With the courage and resilience embodied by their legendary leader Tecumseh, the Shawnees waged a war of. Shawnees and the War for America is an excellent history of the Shawnee experience during the two centuries of their struggle to hold onto the land they occupied when the EurAmericans invaded.

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The Shawnees and the War for America | With the courage and resilience embodied by their legendary leader Tecumseh, the Shawnees waged a war of territorial and cultural resistance for half a century.

Noted historian Colin G. Known to history as "Dunmore's War", the campaign against a Shawnee-led Indian confederacy in the Ohio Country marked the final time an American colonial militia took to the field in His Majesty's service and under royal command.

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Rich in detail and highly readable, this compelling narrative portrays the Shawnees' valiant struggle to maintain their way of life. "A remarkably accessible distillation of Shawnee history."-Publishers Weekly Recorded Books is the largest independent. Acclaimed historian Colin G.

Calloway, Dartmouth professor of history and American Indian studies, is the series editor for The Penguin Library of American Indian History. Rich in detail and highly readable, this compelling narrative portrays the Shawnees' valiant struggle to maintain their way of life.

The Shawnees and the War for America is the second volume of The Penguin Library of American Indian History. The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears by Theda Perdue and Michael D. Green was the first. Public libraries should get them all. Calloway, Colin G. The Shawnees and the War for America.

Viking, ISBN The Shawnees and the War for America. Author: Calloway, Colin G. Binding: More than defending their territory, the Shawnees went to war to preserve a way of life and their own deeply held vision of what their nation should be.

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