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The Resource The Indian world of George Washington : the first President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation, Colin G. Calloway

The Indian world of George Washington : the first President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation, Colin G. Calloway

Label
The Indian world of George Washington : the first President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation
Title
The Indian world of George Washington
Title remainder
the first President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation
Statement of responsibility
Colin G. Calloway
Title variation
First President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An authoritative, sweeping, and fresh new biography of the nation's first president, Colin G. Calloway's book reveals fully the dimensions and depths of George Washington's relations with the First Americans."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calloway, Colin G.
Dewey number
323.1197090/33
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • French and Indian War (United States : 1754-1763)
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Relations with Indians
  • United States
Label
The Indian world of George Washington : the first President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation, Colin G. Calloway
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Learning curves -- Virginia's Indian country -- The Ohio Company and the Ohio Country -- Into Tanaghrisson's world -- Tanaghrisson's war -- Braddock and the limits of empire -- Frontier defense and a Cherokee alliance -- Frontier advance and a Cherokee war -- The other revolution -- Confronting the Indian boundary -- "A good deal of land." -- The question of Indian allies -- Town destroyer -- Killing Crawford -- Building a nation on Indian land -- The first President and the first Americans -- An Indian policy for the new nation -- Courting McGillivray -- The greatest Indian victory -- Philadelphia Indian diplomacy -- Achieving empire -- Transforming Indian lives -- A death and a non-death
Control code
ocn992798464
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 621 pages
Isbn
9780190652166
Lccn
2017028686
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)992798464
Label
The Indian world of George Washington : the first President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation, Colin G. Calloway
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Learning curves -- Virginia's Indian country -- The Ohio Company and the Ohio Country -- Into Tanaghrisson's world -- Tanaghrisson's war -- Braddock and the limits of empire -- Frontier defense and a Cherokee alliance -- Frontier advance and a Cherokee war -- The other revolution -- Confronting the Indian boundary -- "A good deal of land." -- The question of Indian allies -- Town destroyer -- Killing Crawford -- Building a nation on Indian land -- The first President and the first Americans -- An Indian policy for the new nation -- Courting McGillivray -- The greatest Indian victory -- Philadelphia Indian diplomacy -- Achieving empire -- Transforming Indian lives -- A death and a non-death
Control code
ocn992798464
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 621 pages
Isbn
9780190652166
Lccn
2017028686
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)992798464

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