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Cherokee power : imperial and indigenous geopolitics in the trans-Appalachian west, 1670-1774

Title
Cherokee power : imperial and indigenous geopolitics in the trans-Appalachian west, 1670-1774 / Kristofer Ray.
ISBN
9780806192963
0806192968
9780806192970
0806192976
Publication
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2023]
Physical Description
xiii, 261 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Summary
"Considers the scope of Cherokee influence on British and French trans-Appalachian imperial power and policy along a 'corridor' stretching along the Tennessee River to the Illinois country and the Wabash River."-- Provided by publisher.
Variant and related titles
Imperial and indigenous geopolitics in the trans-Appalachian west, 1670-1774
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
November 10, 2023
Series
New directions in Native American studies ; v. 22.
New directions in Native American studies ; volume 22
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction
1. Cherokees, England, France, and Imagined Empires before 1715
2. (De-)Constructing an Anglo-Cherokee Chain of Friendship, 1700-1730
3. Cherokees, Europeans, and the Tennessee Corridor, 1730-1750
4. Of Fortifications and Chains of Friendship, 1750-1759
5. The Overhills and the Limits of the European Imperial Imagination after 1759
Epilogue: Cherokees, Trans-Appalachia, and the Era of the American Revolution, 1774-1800.
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