Reviews

Author: 
Celia E. Naylor
Reviewer: 
Angela Hudson

Hudson on Naylor, 'African Cherokees in Indian Territory: From Chattel to Citizens'


Celia E. Naylor. African Cherokees in Indian Territory: From Chattel to Citizens. The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008. Illustrations, maps. xii + 360 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3203-5; $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5883-7.

Author: 
Terry L. Anderson, Bruce L. Benson, Thomas E. Flanagan, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mark Miller

Miller on Anderson and Benson and Flanagan, 'Self-Determination: The Other Path for Native Americans'


Terry L. Anderson, Bruce L. Benson, Thomas E. Flanagan, eds. Self-Determination: The Other Path for Native Americans. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006. Illustrations. 352 pp. $37.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5441-5.

Reviewed by Mark Miller
Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2009)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Author: 
Clara Sue Kidwell
Reviewer: 
Clarissa Confer

Confer on Kidwell, 'The Choctaws in Oklahoma: From Tribe to Nation, 1855-1970'


Clara Sue Kidwell. The Choctaws in Oklahoma: From Tribe to Nation, 1855-1970. American Indian Law and Policy Series. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007. xix + 320 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3826-8.

Reviewed by Clarissa Confer (Department of History - California University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2009)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Author: 
Camilla Townsend
Reviewer: 
Ethan Schmidt

Schmidt on Townsend, 'Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma'


Camilla Townsend. Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma. The American Portraits Series. New York: Hill and Wang, 2005. 240 pp. $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8090-7738-0.

Reviewed by Ethan Schmidt
Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2009)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

The Rescue of Pocahontas at the Cost of Her People

Author: 
John P. Bowes
Reviewer: 
Alan G. Shackelford

Shackelford on Bowes, 'Exiles and Pioneers: Eastern Indians in the Trans-Mississippi West'


John P. Bowes. Exiles and Pioneers: Eastern Indians in the Trans-Mississippi West. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. xiv + 272 pp. $22.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-67419-5.

Reviewed by Alan G. Shackelford (Denison University)
Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2009)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Unfamiliar Stories and Familiar Events

Author: 
Daniel R. Mandell
Reviewer: 
Melissane Schrems

Schrems on Mandell, 'Tribe, Race, History: Native Americans in Southern New England, 1780-1880'


Daniel R. Mandell. Tribe, Race, History: Native Americans in Southern New England, 1780-1880. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. xx + 321 pp. Maps, tables, illustrations. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-8694-2.

Reviewed by Melissane Schrems
Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Author: 
Coll Thrush
Reviewer: 
Kristina Ackley

Ackley on Thrush, 'Native Seattle: Histories from the Crossing-Over Place'


Coll Thrush. Native Seattle: Histories from the Crossing-Over Place. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2007. Maps, illustrations. x + 326 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98700-2; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-98812-2.

Reviewed by Kristina Ackley
Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Author: 
Evan Haefeli, Kevin Sweeney, eds.
Reviewer: 
Holly A. Rine

Rine on Haefeli and Sweeney, 'Captive Histories: English, French, and Native Narratives of the 1704 Deerfield Raid'


Evan Haefeli, Kevin Sweeney, eds. Captive Histories: English, French, and Native Narratives of the 1704 Deerfield Raid. Native Americans of the Northeast: Culture, History, and the Contemporary Series. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2006. xx + 298 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55849-543-2.

Author: 
Laura Matthew, Michel R. Oudijk, eds
Reviewer: 
Raphael Folsom

Folsom on Matthew and Oudijk, 'Indian Conquistadors: Indigenous Allies in the Conquest of Mesoamerica'


Laura Matthew, Michel R. Oudijk, eds. Indian Conquistadors: Indigenous Allies in the Conquest of Mesoamerica. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007. xiv + 349 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3854-1.

Reviewed by Raphael Folsom
Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2008)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Violent Lessons

Author: 
Cynthia Radding
Reviewer: 
Sterling Evans

Evans on Radding, 'Landscapes of Power and Identity: Comparative Histories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony to Republic'


Cynthia Radding. Landscapes of Power and Identity: Comparative Histories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony to Republic. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. xxiv + 432 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-3652-5.

Reviewed by Sterling Evans
Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2008)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Author: 
Joseph T. Glatthaar, James Kirby Martin
Reviewer: 
Karim Tiro

Tiro on Glatthaar and Martin, 'Forgotten Allies: The Oneida Indians and the American Revolution'


Joseph T. Glatthaar, James Kirby Martin. Forgotten Allies: The Oneida Indians and the American Revolution. New York: Hill & Wang, 2006. 434 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-4601-0; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8090-4600-3.

Reviewed by Karim Tiro
Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2008)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

The Oneida Patriots

Author: 
John Walton Caughey
Reviewer: 
Robbie Ethridge

Ethridge on Caughey, 'McGillivray of the Creeks'


John Walton Caughey. McGillivray of the Creeks. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2007. Introduction by William J. Bauer Jr. 424 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57003-692-7.

Reviewed by Robbie Ethridge
Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2008)
Commissioned by Patrick G. Bottiger

Alexander McGillivray’s Lettered Legacy

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