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The Indian world of George Washington : the first President, the first Americans, and the birth of the nation / Colin G. Calloway.

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton PL - Clinton B WASHINGTON (Text) 36806002084588 NEW ITEMS Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 323.1197 CALL (Text) 39391006881088 Nonfiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 323.1197 CAL (Text) 31951004296130 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting 323.1197 C135 (Text) 51735011869939 Adult department Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 323.1197 CALLOWAY (Text) 33946003361677 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780190652166
  • ISBN: 0190652160
  • Physical Description: xviii, 621 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 497-580) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Learning curves -- Virginia's Indian country -- The Ohio Company and the Ohio Country -- Into Tanaghrisson's world -- Tanaghrisson's war -- Braddock and the limits of empire -- Frontier defense and a Cherokee alliance -- Frontier advance and a Cherokee war -- The other revolution -- Confronting the Indian boundary -- "A good deal of land." -- The question of Indian allies -- Town destroyer -- Killing Crawford -- Building a nation on Indian land -- The first President and the first Americans -- An Indian policy for the new nation -- Courting McGillivray -- The greatest Indian victory -- Philadelphia Indian diplomacy -- Achieving empire -- Transforming Indian lives -- A death and a non-death.
Summary, etc.:
"An authoritative, sweeping, and fresh new biography of the nation's first president, Colin G. Calloway's book reveals fully the dimensions and depths of George Washington's relations with the First Americans."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Relations with Indians.
Indians of North America > Government relations.
Indians of North America > Wars > 1750-1815.
Indians of North America > History > 18th century.
United States > History > French and Indian War, 1754-1763.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.
HISTORY / Native American.
HISTORY / United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775)
HISTORY / United States / Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)
Washington, George 1732-1799.
Indianer.
Nordamerika.
Genre: Biographies.

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