Bones on the Ground by Elizabeth O'Maley PDF

By Elizabeth O'Maley

What occurred to the Indians of the outdated Northwest Territory? Conflicting pix emerge and solutions usually rely on who’s telling the tale, with each one player bending and stretching the reality to slot their very own view of themselves and the area. This quantity provides biographical sketches and first-person narratives of local americans, Indian investors, Colonial and American leaders, and occasions that formed the Indians’ fight to keep up ownership in their tribal lands within the face of the frequent development of white cost.
It covers occasions and other people within the previous Northwest Territory from ahead of the yank Revolution during the elimination of the Miami from Indiana in 1846. As America’s Indian coverage was once shaped, and sometimes enforced by way of the U.S. army, and white settlers driven farther west, a few Indians fought the white intruders, whereas others followed their methods. in any case, so much Indians have been not able to carry their flooring, and the facts in their presence now lingers purely in came across relics and strange-sounding position names.

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