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Unsettled ground : the Whitman Massacre and its shifting legacy in the American West

Author: Cassandra Tate
Publisher: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books, [2020]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Historian Cassandra Tate proposes to assemble the story of the Whitman Massacre from the many accounts while including the native point of view to provide a greater context to the event"--
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tate, Cassandra.
Unsettled ground
Seattle : Sasquatch Books, [2021]
(DLC) 2019052746
Named Person: Marcus Whitman; Marcus Whitman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cassandra Tate
ISBN: 163217250X 9781632172501
OCLC Number: 1127788843
Description: xx, 283 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The Attack --
The Imperial Tribe --
The Missionaries --
Destination Oregon --
Early Years at Waiilatpu --
The Disillusionment Becomes Mutual --
Explosion of Grief and Violence --
Aftermath --
Canonization --
Reinterpreting the Whitman "Tragedy."
Other Titles: Whitman Massacre and its shifting legacy in the American West
Responsibility: Cassandra Tate.

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This book examines the legacy of the Whitman Massacre in the history of the American West.  Read more...

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"Unsettled Ground is both the gripping adventure story of a cross-continental journey and a cultural exploration of the collision of two very different ways of life. . . . Told with depth and Read more...

 
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