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The Resource The first frontier : the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America, Scott Weidensaul

The first frontier : the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America, Scott Weidensaul

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The first frontier : the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America
Title
The first frontier
Title remainder
the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America
Statement of responsibility
Scott Weidensaul
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of the Pulitzer Prize finalist Living on the Wind presents a history of the lesser-known, culturally turbulent period during which the Eastern seaboard was a frontier between colonizing Europeans and Native Americans
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10027398
Cataloging source
DLC
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Weidensaul, Scott
Dewey number
974
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F106
LC item number
.W45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians, Treatment of
  • Whites
  • Indians of North America
  • Whites
  • Immigrants
  • East (U.S.)
  • East (U.S.)
  • North America
  • North America
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America
Label
The first frontier : the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America, Scott Weidensaul
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [430]-445) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. "So many nations, people, and tongues". Mawooshen ; Before contact ; Stumbling onto a frontier -- pt. 2. "Let us not live to bee enslaved". "Why should you be so furious?" ; Between two fires ; "Our enimies are exceedeing cruell" ; "Oppressions, grievances & provocacons" -- pt. 3. "We that came out of this ground". "One head one mouth, and one heart" ; The long peace ends -- War Chief, peace Chief -- Endings
Control code
842292
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 474 pages
Isbn
9780151015153
Lccn
2011030600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780151015153
Label
The first frontier : the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America, Scott Weidensaul
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [430]-445) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. "So many nations, people, and tongues". Mawooshen ; Before contact ; Stumbling onto a frontier -- pt. 2. "Let us not live to bee enslaved". "Why should you be so furious?" ; Between two fires ; "Our enimies are exceedeing cruell" ; "Oppressions, grievances & provocacons" -- pt. 3. "We that came out of this ground". "One head one mouth, and one heart" ; The long peace ends -- War Chief, peace Chief -- Endings
Control code
842292
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 474 pages
Isbn
9780151015153
Lccn
2011030600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780151015153

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