Reviews

Author: 
Claudio Saunt
Reviewer: 
Jennifer McCutchen

McCutchen on Saunt, 'Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory'

Claudio Saunt. Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2020. xix + 396 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-60984-4.

Reviewed by Jennifer McCutchen (University of Southern Maine) Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Elisabeth M. Eittreim
Reviewer: 
Allison Wells

Wells on Eittreim, 'Teaching Empire: Native Americans, Filipinos, and US Imperial Education, 1879-1918'

Elisabeth M. Eittreim. Teaching Empire: Native Americans, Filipinos, and US Imperial Education, 1879-1918. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2019. pages cm. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2857-5; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2858-2

Author: 
Charles R. Cobb
Reviewer: 
Dennis B. Blanton

Blanton on Cobb, 'The Archaeology of Southeastern Native American Landscapes of the Colonial Era'

Charles R. Cobb. The Archaeology of Southeastern Native American Landscapes of the Colonial Era. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2019. 286 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-6619-6

Reviewed by Dennis B. Blanton (James Madison University) Published on H-AmIndian (September, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Kevin Kokomoor
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey Washburn

Washburn on Kokomoor, 'Of One Mind and Of One Government: The Rise and Fall of the Creek Nation in the Early Republic.'

Kevin Kokomoor. Of One Mind and Of One Government: The Rise and Fall of the Creek Nation in the Early Republic. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2019. 516 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-9587-2.

Reviewed by Jeffrey Washburn (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Cameron B. Strang
Reviewer: 
Jeff Fortney

Fortney on Strang, 'Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850'

Cameron B. Strang. Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 376 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4047-1.

Reviewed by Jeff Fortney (Florida Gulf Coast University) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Tadeusz Lewandowski
Reviewer: 
Denise E. Bates

Bates on Lewandowski, 'Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik'

Tadeusz Lewandowski. Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2019. 208 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-32520-6.

Reviewed by Denise E. Bates (Arizona State University) Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Christine M. Delucia
Reviewer: 
Boyd Cothran

Cothran on Delucia, 'Memory Lands: King Philip’s War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast'

Christine M. Delucia. Memory Lands: King Philip’s War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 496 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-20117-8.

Reviewed by Boyd Cothran (York University) Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Bryan C. Rindfleisch
Reviewer: 
Christine Rizzi

Rizzi on Rindfleisch, 'George Galphin's Intimate Empire: The Creek Indians, Family, and Colonialism in Early America'

Bryan C. Rindfleisch. George Galphin's Intimate Empire: The Creek Indians, Family, and Colonialism in Early America. Indians and Southern History Series. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2019. Illustrations. 296 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-2027-0.

Reviewed by Christine Rizzi (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Andrew C. Billings, Jason Edward Black
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Guiliano

Guiliano on Billings and Black, 'Mascot Nation: The Controversy over Native American Representations in Sports'

Andrew C. Billings, Jason Edward Black. Mascot Nation: The Controversy over Native American Representations in Sports. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. Illustrations. 256 pp. $14.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-252-05084-8; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04209-6; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08378-5.

Reviewed by Jennifer Guiliano (Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Jeffrey Ostler
Reviewer: 
Gregory D. Smithers

Smithers on Ostler, 'Surviving Genocide: Native Nations and the United States from the American Revolution to Bleeding Kansas'

Jeffrey Ostler. Surviving Genocide: Native Nations and the United States from the American Revolution to Bleeding Kansas. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2019. 544 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21812-1.

Reviewed by Gregory D. Smithers (Virginia Commonwealth University) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Brook Colley
Reviewer: 
Theodor Gordon

Gordon on Colley, 'Power in the Telling: Grand Ronde, Warm Springs, and Intertribal Relations in the Casino Era'

Brook Colley. Power in the Telling: Grand Ronde, Warm Springs, and Intertribal Relations in the Casino Era. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2018. xx + 203 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-74335-6; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-74336-3.

Author: 
Sondra Jones
Reviewer: 
William S. Kiser

Kiser on Jones, 'Being and Becoming Ute: The Story of an American Indian People'

Sondra Jones. Being and Becoming Ute: The Story of an American Indian People. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2019. xiii + 559 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60781-657-7.

Reviewed by William S. Kiser (Texas A&M University-San Antonio) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Stephanie Nohelani Teves
Reviewer: 
Sarah Biscarra Dilley

Biscarra Dilley on Teves, 'Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance'

Stephanie Nohelani Teves. Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance. Critical Indigeneities Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. Illustrations. 240 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-4055-6; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4054-9.

Author: 
Daniel S. Dupre
Reviewer: 
Robbie Ethridge

Ethridge on Dupre, 'Alabama's Frontiers and the Rise of the Old South'

Daniel S. Dupre. Alabama's Frontiers and the Rise of the Old South. A History of the Trans-Appalachian Frontier Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2018. 288 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-02727-6.

Reviewed by Robbie Ethridge (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Jacqueline Emery
Reviewer: 
Steve Amerman

Amerman on Emery, 'Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press'

Jacqueline Emery. Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017. 336 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-7675-8.

Reviewed by Steve Amerman (Southern Connecticut State University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

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