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The Resource Dispossessing the American Indian; : Indians and whites on the colonial frontier,, by Wilbur R. Jacobs

Dispossessing the American Indian; : Indians and whites on the colonial frontier,, by Wilbur R. Jacobs

Label
Dispossessing the American Indian; : Indians and whites on the colonial frontier,
Title
Dispossessing the American Indian;
Title remainder
Indians and whites on the colonial frontier,
Statement of responsibility
by Wilbur R. Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Wilbur R
Dewey number
970.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E91
LC item number
.J3 1972
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians, Treatment of
  • Whites
Label
Dispossessing the American Indian; : Indians and whites on the colonial frontier,, by Wilbur R. Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Prologue: Indians and whites : an essay on misunderstanding -- pt. I. Indian-white contact : background. The white man's frontier in American history : the impact upon the land and the Indian ; Unsavory sidelights on colonial trade ; Wampum and the protocol of treaty-making ; White gift-giving : French skills in managing the Indians -- pt. II. Indian-white contact : frontier conflicts. British Indian-white relations : Edmond Atkin's scheme for imperial control ; A message to Fort William Henry : drama of siege and Indian savagery ; Gift-giving and Pontiac's uprising ; Pontiac's War : a conspiracy? ; 1763 : year of decision on the Indian frontier -- pt. III. Indian-white contact : final perspectives. The noble savage theme : attitudes and policies toward the Indian in the British colonies ; The price of progress : native people on the European frontiers of Australia, New Guinea, and North America -- Epilogue: What we owe the woodland Indians -- Appendix I. Chronological highlights of early Indian-white relations -- Appendix II. Chronological highlights of early native-white contacts in Australia and Papua-New Guinea
Control code
ocm00329091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9780684128597
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
72037179
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684128603
  • (OCoLC)329091
Label
Dispossessing the American Indian; : Indians and whites on the colonial frontier,, by Wilbur R. Jacobs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Prologue: Indians and whites : an essay on misunderstanding -- pt. I. Indian-white contact : background. The white man's frontier in American history : the impact upon the land and the Indian ; Unsavory sidelights on colonial trade ; Wampum and the protocol of treaty-making ; White gift-giving : French skills in managing the Indians -- pt. II. Indian-white contact : frontier conflicts. British Indian-white relations : Edmond Atkin's scheme for imperial control ; A message to Fort William Henry : drama of siege and Indian savagery ; Gift-giving and Pontiac's uprising ; Pontiac's War : a conspiracy? ; 1763 : year of decision on the Indian frontier -- pt. III. Indian-white contact : final perspectives. The noble savage theme : attitudes and policies toward the Indian in the British colonies ; The price of progress : native people on the European frontiers of Australia, New Guinea, and North America -- Epilogue: What we owe the woodland Indians -- Appendix I. Chronological highlights of early Indian-white relations -- Appendix II. Chronological highlights of early native-white contacts in Australia and Papua-New Guinea
Control code
ocm00329091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9780684128597
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
72037179
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684128603
  • (OCoLC)329091

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