Firsting and Lasting: Writing Indians Out of Existence in New England (Indigenous Americas) (eBook, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Firsting and Lasting: Writing Indians Out of Existence in New England (Indigenous Americas)

Author: Jean M O'Brien
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
Firsting and Lasting: Writing Indians Out of Existence in New England (Indigenous Americas)
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jean M O'Brien
OCLC Number: 938908690
Notes: Book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Author's Note on Sources, Introduction: Indians Can Never Be Modern, 1. Firsting: Local Texts Claim Indian Places As Their Own, 2. Replacing: Historical Practices Argue Non-Indians Have Supplanted Indians, 3. Lasting: Texts Purify the Landscape of Indians by Denying Them a Place in Modernity, 4. Resisting: Claims in Texts about Indian Extinction Fail Even As They Are Being Made, Conclusion: The Continuing Struggle over Recognition, Acknowledgments, Notes, Index

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