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The heathen school : a story of hope and betrayal in the age of the early republic

Author: John Demos
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, a division of Random House LLC, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Vintage Books editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Demos
ISBN: 9780679781127 0679781129
OCLC Number: 898206157
Description: x, 337 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Beginnings. American outreach : the China trade --
"Providence unquestionably cast them on our shores" --
Hawaii --
Ascent. American mission : the world savers --
"A seminary for the education of heathen youth" --
Cornwall --
Crisis. American paradox : the indelible color line --
"So much excitement and disgust throughout our country" --
The Cherokee Nation --
Finale. American tragedy : renascence and removal --
"Even the stoutest hearts melt into tears."
Responsibility: John Demos.
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