Reviews

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

Author: 
Jason Baird Jackson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Tyler Boulware

Boulware on Jackson, 'Yuchi Indian Histories before the Removal Era'

Jason Baird Jackson, ed. Yuchi Indian Histories before the Removal Era. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2012. xxxiv + 246 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-4041-4.

Reviewed by Tyler Boulware (West Virginia University) Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

We Are Not the Muscogee

Author: 
Ari Kelman
Reviewer: 
James Buss

Buss on Kelman, 'A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek'

Ari Kelman. A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013. xiii + 363 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-04585-9.

Reviewed by James Buss (Salisbury University) Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Untangling the Mystic Chords of Memory

Author: 
C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa
Reviewer: 
Mikaëla M. Adams

Adams on Genetin-Pilawa, 'Crooked Paths to Allotment: The Fight over Federal Indian Policy after the Civil War'

C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa. Crooked Paths to Allotment: The Fight over Federal Indian Policy after the Civil War. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. xv + 228 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3576-0.

Reviewed by Mikaëla M. Adams (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Viable Alternatives: Exploring Paths Not Taken in Post-Civil War Federal Indian Policy

Author: 
Robbie Ethridge
Reviewer: 
Matthew H. Jennings

Jennings on Ethridge, 'From Chicaza to Chickasaw: The European Invasion and the Transformation of the Mississippian World, 1540-1715'

Robbie Ethridge. From Chicaza to Chickasaw: The European Invasion and the Transformation of the Mississippian World, 1540-1715. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010. xii + 344 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3435-0.

Reviewed by Matthew H. Jennings (Macon State College) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
Anthony F. C. Wallace
Reviewer: 
Sebastian F. Braun

Braun on Wallace, 'Tuscarora: A History'

Anthony F. C. Wallace. Tuscarora: A History. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2012. xv + 278 pp. Illustrations. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-4429-1; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-4430-7.

Reviewed by Sebastian F. Braun (University of North Dakota) Published on H-AmIndian (September, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

A Personal History: Anthony Wallace and Tuscarora

Author: 
Angela Pulley Hudson
Reviewer: 
Susan M. Abram

Abram on Hudson, 'Creek Paths and Federal Roads: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves and the Making of the American South'

Angela Pulley Hudson. Creek Paths and Federal Roads: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves and the Making of the American South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010. 272 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3393-3; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-7121-8.

Reviewed by Susan M. Abram (Western Carolina University) Published on H-AmIndian (September, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
Tiya Miles
Reviewer: 
Rachel Purvis

Purvis on Miles, 'The House on Diamond Hill: A Cherokee Plantation Story'

Tiya Miles. The House on Diamond Hill: A Cherokee Plantation Story. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010. xv + 315 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3418-3.

Reviewed by Rachel Purvis (Yale University) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

The Microcosm of James Vann’s Diamond Hill

Author: 
Michelle LeMaster
Reviewer: 
Kristalyn M. Shefveland

Shefveland on LeMaster, 'Brothers Born of One Mother: British-Native American Relations in the Colonial Southeast'

Michelle LeMaster. Brothers Born of One Mother: British-Native American Relations in the Colonial Southeast. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012. x + 292 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-3241-5.

Reviewed by Kristalyn M. Shefveland (University of Southern Indiana) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Author: 
Steven C. Hahn
Reviewer: 
Dustin Mack

Mack on Hahn, 'The Life and Times of Mary Musgrove'

Steven C. Hahn. The Life and Times of Mary Musgrove. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012. 272 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-4221-3.

Reviewed by Dustin Mack (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2013) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe

Getting to Know Mary Musgrove

Author: 
Fintan O'Toole
Reviewer: 
Timothy Shannon

Shannon on O'Toole, 'White Savage: William Johnson and the Invention of America'

Fintan O'Toole. White Savage: William Johnson and the Invention of America. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2009. 402 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-2758-4.

Reviewed by Timothy Shannon Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2011) Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Dances with Beaver: Sir William Johnson on the American Frontier

Author: 
John R. Bockstoce
Reviewer: 
Alida Boorn

Boorn on Bockstoce, 'Furs and Frontiers in the Far North: The Contest among Native and Foreign Nations for the Bering Strait Fur Trade'

John R. Bockstoce. Furs and Frontiers in the Far North: The Contest among Native and Foreign Nations for the Bering Strait Fur Trade. The Lamar Series in Western History. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010. 496 pp. $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-300-16799-3.

Reviewed by Alida Boorn Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2011) Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Author: 
Quincy D. Newell
Reviewer: 
William Bauer

Bauer on Newell, 'Constructing Lives at Mission San Francisco: Native Californians and Hispanic Colonists, 1776-1821'

Quincy D. Newell. Constructing Lives at Mission San Francisco: Native Californians and Hispanic Colonists, 1776-1821. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. x + 267 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-4706-0.

Reviewed by William Bauer (University of Nevada, Las Vegas) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2011) Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Constructing Lives

Pages

Subscribe to H-AmIndian: Reviews