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Unsettling the West : violence and state building in the Ohio Valley

Author: Rob Harper, (Historian)
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2018]
Series: Early American studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Revolutionary America, colonists surged across the Appalachians, Indians fought to preserve their land, and a bloodbath ensued-but why? Breaking with previous interpretations, Unsettling the West  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Harper, (Historian)
ISBN: 9780812249644 081224964X
OCLC Number: 990257535
Description: xvi, 250 pages : maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1. Containment, 1765-72 --
Chapter 2. Patronage, 1773-74 --
Chapter 3. Opportunity, 1775-76 --
Chapter 4. Reluctance, 1777-79 --
Chapter 5. Horrors, 1780-82 --
Chapter 6. Failures, 1783-95.
Series Title: Early American studies.
Responsibility: Rob Harper.

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"Unsettling the West brings a welcome perspective to discussions about cross-cultural violence in the Ohio Valley. It also prompts a fresh conversation about the connections between American Wests. Read more...

 
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