American Indians in the Lower Mississippi Valley: Social and Economic Histories
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BeschreibungDuring the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the Native peoples inhabiting the Lower Mississippi Valley confronted increasing domination by colonial powers, disastrous reductions in population, and the threat of being marginalized by a new cotton economy. This study talks about their strategies of resistance and adaptation to these changes.
PortraitDaniel H. Usner Jr. is a professor of history at Vanderbilt University. He is the author of "Indians, Settlers, and Slaves in a Frontier Exchange Economy: The Lower Mississippi Valley before 1783."
Pressestimmen"For anyone interested in understanding the historical basis of American Indian cultural persistence, American Indians in the Lower Mississippi Valley is essential reading." William and Mary Quarterly "All historians interested in Native Americans and in the multi-cultural history of the South will want to read it." Georgia Historical Quarterly
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF NEBRASKA PR
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2003
Seitenanzahl: 205 Seiten