Deerskins and Duffels: The Creek Indian Trade with Anglo-America, 1685-1815
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BeschreibungThe Creeks were the largest Indian nation in the Southeast, and through their trade alliance with the British colonies, they became the dominant Native power in the area. This book examines the Creek side of this trade, especially the impact of commercial hunting on various aspects of Indian society.
PortraitKathryn E. Holland Braund is a professor of history at Auburn University. She is the coauthor of "William Bartram on the Southeastern Indians," available in a Bison Books edition.
Pressestimmen"Will stand as a prominent landmark in the study of southeastern Indians during the colonial era. This book captures the importance and complexity of Creek trade with Anglo-America, shedding new light on the operation of the deerskin market and on its impact upon Indian society." William and Mary Quarterly
Untertitel: 'Indians of the Southeast (Pape'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF NEBRASKA PR
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2008
Seitenanzahl: 306 Seiten