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Thom, James Alexander. (Author). Thom, Dark Rain. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307417688 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0307417689 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (433 pages) : map
  • Publisher: New York : Ballentine Books, 2004.

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Reluctantly entering the battle when Virginia settlers attack her tribe's homeland, Shawnee Women's Peace Chief Nonhelema works to negotiate an armistice, only to find herself betrayed by her white adversaries.
Subject: Nonhelema, approximately 1720-approximately 1786 > Fiction.
Shawnee Indians > Wars, 1775-1783 > Fiction.
Ohio > History > To 1787 > Fiction.
Shawnee Indians > Fiction.
Women soldiers > Fiction.
Indian women > Fiction.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
War stories.
Electronic books.

James Alexander Thom was formerly a U.S. Marine, a newspaper and magazine editor, and a member of the faculty at the Indiana University Journalism School. He is the acclaimed author of Follow the River; Long Knife; From Sea to Shining Sea; Panther in the Sky, for which he won the prestigious Western Writers of America Spur Award for best historical novel; The Children of First Man; The Red Heart; and Sign-Talker. He lives in the Indiana hill country near Bloomington with his wife, Dark Rain, of the Shawnee Nation, United Remnant Band. Dark Rain is a member of the National Council, which is planning the Lewis and Clark bicentennial celebration.

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