Reviews

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

Author: 
Nathaniel Millett
Reviewer: 
Timothy Fritz

Fritz on Millett, 'The Maroons of Prospect Bluff and Their Quest for Freedom in the Atlantic World'

Nathaniel Millett. The Maroons of Prospect Bluff and Their Quest for Freedom in the Atlantic World. Contested Boundaries Series. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2013. 361 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8130-6086-6; $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-4454-5.

Reviewed by Timothy Fritz (University of Florida) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Antislavery in the Atlantic Borderlands

Author: 
Robert Paulett
Reviewer: 
Steven C. Hahn

Hahn on Paulett, 'An Empire of Small Places: Mapping the Southeastern Anglo-Indian Trade, 1732-1795'

Robert Paulett. An Empire of Small Places: Mapping the Southeastern Anglo-Indian Trade, 1732-1795. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2012. xiii + 259 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-4346-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-4347-1.

Reviewed by Steven C. Hahn (St. Olaf College) Published on H-AmIndian (September, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
Julius H. Rubin
Reviewer: 
Matthew Sparacio

Sparacio on Rubin, 'Tears of Repentance: Christian Indian Identity and Community in Colonial Southern New England'

Julius H. Rubin. Tears of Repentance: Christian Indian Identity and Community in Colonial Southern New England. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013. xiii + 405 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-4355-2.

Reviewed by Matthew Sparacio (Auburn University) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

The Emotion of Conversion in Colonial New England

Author: 
Stephen Warren
Reviewer: 
Jamie Mize

Mize on Warren, 'The Worlds the Shawnees Made: Migration and Violence in Early America'

Stephen Warren. The Worlds the Shawnees Made: Migration and Violence in Early America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. Maps. 336 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-1173-0.

Reviewed by Jamie Mize (UNC-Greensboro) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Migration and Identity in Protohistoric and Colonial Shawnee Society

Author: 
Michael Witgen
Reviewer: 
John Reda

Reda on Witgen, 'An Infinity of Nations: How the Native New World Shaped Early North America'

Michael Witgen. An Infinity of Nations: How the Native New World Shaped Early North America. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012. vi + 450 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4365-9.

Reviewed by John Reda (Illinois State University) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Confronting the Illusion of Empire

Author: 
Mary Jane Warde
Reviewer: 
Clarissa Confer

Confer on Warde, 'When the Wolf Came: The Civil War and the Indian Territory'

Mary Jane Warde. When the Wolf Came: The Civil War and the Indian Territory. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2013. xi + 404 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55728-642-0.

Reviewed by Clarissa Confer (Department of History - California University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

The Civil War Transforms the Indian Territory

Author: 
Daniel K. Richter
Reviewer: 
David Nichols

Nichols on Richter, 'Trade, Land, Power: The Struggle for Eastern North America'

Daniel K. Richter. Trade, Land, Power: The Struggle for Eastern North America. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013. viii + 315 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4500-4.

Reviewed by David Nichols (Indiana State University) Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Indigenizing Atlantic Systems, or, Continental History Marches On

Author: 
James Joseph Buss
Reviewer: 
Robert Michael Morrissey

Morrissey on Buss, 'Winning the West with Words: Language and Conquest in the Lower Great Lakes'

James Joseph Buss. Winning the West with Words: Language and Conquest in the Lower Great Lakes. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2011. vii + 328 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-4214-2.

Reviewed by Robert Michael Morrissey (University of Illinois) Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Silencing the Past in the Old Northwest

Author: 
Tyler Boulware
Reviewer: 
Natalie Inman

Inman on Boulware, 'Deconstructing the Cherokee Nation: Town, Region, and Nation among Eighteenth-Century Cherokees'

Tyler Boulware. Deconstructing the Cherokee Nation: Town, Region, and Nation among Eighteenth-Century Cherokees. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2011. xii + 234 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-3580-2.

Reviewed by Natalie Inman (Cumberland University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
Nicole Tonkovich
Reviewer: 
C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa

Genetin-Pilawa on Tonkovich, 'The Allotment Plot: Alice C. Fletcher, E. Jane Gay, and Nez Perce Survivance'

Nicole Tonkovich. The Allotment Plot: Alice C. Fletcher, E. Jane Gay, and Nez Perce Survivance. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2012. xviii + 418 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-7137-1.

Reviewed by C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa (Illinois College) Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2014) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Memory Palaces and Nez Perce Survivance

Author: 
John T. Ellisor
Reviewer: 
Steven J. Peach

Peach on Ellisor, 'The Second Creek War: Interethnic Conflict and Collusion on a Collapsing Frontier'

John T. Ellisor. The Second Creek War: Interethnic Conflict and Collusion on a Collapsing Frontier. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2010. 512 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-2548-0.

Reviewed by Steven J. Peach (UNC-Greensboro) Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Capitalism, Removal, and the Second Creek War

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