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The Resource A paradise of blood : the Creek War of 1813-14, Howard T. Weir, III

A paradise of blood : the Creek War of 1813-14, Howard T. Weir, III

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A paradise of blood : the Creek War of 1813-14
Title
A paradise of blood
Title remainder
the Creek War of 1813-14
Statement of responsibility
Howard T. Weir, III
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning with conquistador Ferdinand DeSoto's fateful encounter with Indians of the southeast in the 1500s, A Paradise of Blood: The Creek War of 1813-14 by Howard T. Weir, III, narrates the complete story of the cultural clash and centuries-long struggle for this landscape of stunning beauty. Using contemporary letters, military reports, and other primary sources, the author places the Creek War in the context of Tecumseh's fight for Native American independence and the ongoing war between the United States and European powers for control of North America
Summary
A Paradise of Blood is a comprehensive history of one of America’s most important and influential early wars
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10470056
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Weir, Howard T
Dewey number
973.52
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Creek War (1813-1814)
  • Creek War, 1813-1814
Target audience
adult
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the Creek War of 1813-14
Label
A paradise of blood : the Creek War of 1813-14, Howard T. Weir, III
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A rope of sand -- Rise of the prophets -- The red clubs -- Run up to tragedy -- The lion upon the fold -- Upon the silver plain -- Invasion -- Jackson overreaches -- Twilight of the gods
Control code
1551521
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 546 pages
Isbn
9781594161933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594161933
  • (OCoLC)933516916
Label
A paradise of blood : the Creek War of 1813-14, Howard T. Weir, III
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A rope of sand -- Rise of the prophets -- The red clubs -- Run up to tragedy -- The lion upon the fold -- Upon the silver plain -- Invasion -- Jackson overreaches -- Twilight of the gods
Control code
1551521
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 546 pages
Isbn
9781594161933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594161933
  • (OCoLC)933516916

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