Reviews

Author: 
Susan Sleeper-Smith, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ashley R. Sousa

Sousa on Sleeper-Smith, 'Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians'


Susan Sleeper-Smith, ed. Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 352 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2120-3.

Reviewed by Ashley R. Sousa (Middle Tennessee State University)
Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2016)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Re-centering American Indians in United States History

Author: 
James Joseph Buss, C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa, eds.
Reviewer: 
Chelsea M. Mead

Mead on Buss and Genetin-Pilawa, 'Beyond Two Worlds: Critical Conversations on Language and Power in Native North America'


James Joseph Buss, C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa, eds. Beyond Two Worlds: Critical Conversations on Language and Power in Native North America. Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building Series. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2014. Illustrations. 331 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-5341-5; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-5342-2.

Author: 
John T. Juricek
Reviewer: 
Tom Arne Midtrød

Midtrød on Juricek, 'Endgame for Empire: British-Creek Relations in Georgia and Vicinity, 1763-1776'


John T. Juricek. Endgame for Empire: British-Creek Relations in Georgia and Vicinity, 1763-1776. Gainseville: University Press of Florida, 2015. 338 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-6074-3.

Reviewed by Tom Arne Midtrød (University of Iowa)
Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2016)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Diplomacy, Corruption, and Miscalculation on the Pre-Revolutionary Southern Frontier

Author: 
Ethan A. Schmidt
Reviewer: 
Hayley Negrin

Negrin on Schmidt, 'The Divided Dominion: Social Conflict and Indian Hatred in Early Virginia'


Ethan A. Schmidt. The Divided Dominion: Social Conflict and Indian Hatred in Early Virginia. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2015. xvi + 208 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60732-307-5; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60732-524-6.

Reviewed by Hayley Negrin (New York University)
Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2016)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Violence and Hatred in Early Virginia

Author: 
Christopher D. Haveman
Reviewer: 
Bryan Rindfleisch

Rindfleisch on Haveman, 'Rivers of Sand: Creek Indian Emigration, Relocation, and Ethnic Cleansing in the American South'


Christopher D. Haveman. Rivers of Sand: Creek Indian Emigration, Relocation, and Ethnic Cleansing in the American South. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2016. 438 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-7392-4.

Reviewed by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)
Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2016)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
Angela Pulley Hudson
Reviewer: 
James Carson

Carson on Hudson, 'Real Native Genius: How an Ex-Slave and a White Mormon became Famous Indians'


Angela Pulley Hudson. Real Native Genius: How an Ex-Slave and a White Mormon became Famous Indians. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 270 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2443-3.

Reviewed by James Carson
Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2016)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Playing Race in America

Author: 
Robert M. Owens
Reviewer: 
Benjamin T. Resnick-Day

Resnick-Day on Owens, 'Red Dreams, White Nightmares: Pan-Indian Alliances in the Anglo-American Mind, 1763-1815'


Robert M. Owens. Red Dreams, White Nightmares: Pan-Indian Alliances in the Anglo-American Mind, 1763-1815. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2015. 320 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-4646-1.

Reviewed by Benjamin T. Resnick-Day (Rutgers University)
Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Revolutionary Dreams, Existential Fears, and Pan-Indian Alliances

Author: 
Thomas King
Reviewer: 
Dave Beck

Beck on King, 'The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America'


Thomas King. The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013. xvi + 287 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-8976-7; (paperback), ISBN 978-1-5179-0446-3.

Reviewed by Dave Beck (University of Montana)
Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
James Clifford
Reviewer: 
Nicolas Rosenthal

Rosenthal on Clifford, 'Returns: Becoming Indigenous in the Twenty-First Century'


James Clifford. Returns: Becoming Indigenous in the Twenty-First Century. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013. 366 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-72492-1.

Reviewed by Nicolas Rosenthal (Loyola Marymount University)
Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Understanding Global Indigeneity

Author: 
Jace Weaver
Reviewer: 
Nathaniel Millett

Millett on Weaver, 'The Red Atlantic: American Indigenes and the Making of the Modern World, 1000-1927'


Jace Weaver. The Red Atlantic: American Indigenes and the Making of the Modern World, 1000-1927. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. 360 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-1438-0; $24.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4696-1439-7.

Reviewed by Nathaniel Millett (Saint Louis University)
Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Native Americans and the Atlantic World

Author: 
Brendan C. Lindsay
Reviewer: 
Damon Akins

Akins on Lindsay, 'Murder State: California's Native American Genocide, 1846-1873'


Brendan C. Lindsay. Murder State: California's Native American Genocide, 1846-1873. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2012. xv + 436 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-2480-3; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-6966-8.

Reviewed by Damon Akins (Guilford College)
Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
David La Vere
Reviewer: 
Ethan A. Schmidt

Schmidt on La Vere, 'The Tuscarora War: Indians, Settlers, and the Fight for the Carolina Colonies'


David La Vere. The Tuscarora War: Indians, Settlers, and the Fight for the Carolina Colonies. Chapel Hill: University Of North Carolina Press, 2013. 272 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-1090-0.

Reviewed by Ethan A. Schmidt (Delta State University)
Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

The Tuscarora War: A Precursor No More

Author: 
Brian Hosmer, Larry Nesper, eds.
Reviewer: 
Richmond Clow

Clow on Hosmer and Nesper, 'Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building'


Brian Hosmer, Larry Nesper, eds. Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building. Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building Series. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2013. viii + 312 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-4629-5; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-4630-1.

Reviewed by Richmond Clow (University of Montana, Missoula)
Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
Donald Lee Fixico
Reviewer: 
Lori Daggar

Daggar on Fixico, 'Call for Change: The Medicine Way of American Indian History, Ethos, and Reality'


Donald Lee Fixico. Call for Change: The Medicine Way of American Indian History, Ethos, and Reality. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013. xviii + 240 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-4356-9.

Reviewed by Lori Daggar (University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2015)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Toward a New "New Indian History": Contemplating Fixico's Call for Change

Author: 
Joshua Piker
Reviewer: 
Kevin T. Harrell

Harrell on Piker, 'The Four Deaths of Acorn Whistler: Telling Stories in Colonial America'


Joshua Piker. The Four Deaths of Acorn Whistler: Telling Stories in Colonial America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013. 320 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-04686-3.

Reviewed by Kevin T. Harrell
Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2014)
Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Finding Meaning in the Elusive Art of Storytelling

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