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Tecumseh and the prophet : the Shawnee brothers who defied a nation / Peter Cozzens.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville LP 977.0049 COZZENS (Text) 33946003979627 New Large Print . 2nd Floor Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland LP 977.004 C882 (Text) 76383000482413 Large Print, A NF Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593295465
  • ISBN: 0593295463
  • Physical Description: xviii, 949 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Random House Large Print Publishing, [2020]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 829-881) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Until the Americans killed Tecumseh in 1813, he and his brother Tenskwatawa were the co-architects of the broadest pan-Indian confederation in United States history. In previous accounts of Tecumseh's life, Tenskwatawa has been dismissed as a talentless charlatan and a drunk. Cozzens shows us that while Tecumseh was a brilliant diplomat and war leader-- admired by the same white Americans he opposed-- it was Tenskwatawa, called the "Shawnee Prophet," who created a vital doctrine of religious and cultural revitalization that unified the disparate tribes of the Old Northwest. -- adapted from back cover.
Subject: Tecumseh, Shawnee Chief, 1768-1813.
Tenskwatawa, Shawnee Prophet.
Shawnee Indians > United States > Biography.
Shawnee Indians > United States > Social conditions > 18th century.
Shawnee Indians > United States > Social conditions > 19th century.
Shawnee Indians > Wars > United States.
Indians of North America > Wars > 1750-1815.
Indians of North America > Government relations > 1789-1869.
Genre: Large type books.
Biographies.

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