Nation of Women: Gender and Colonial Encounters Among the Delaware Indians, A, paper ed

$34.00

A Nation of Women: Gender and Colonial Encounters Among the Delaware Indians chronicles changing ideas of gender and identity among the Delaware Indians from the mid-seventeenth through the eighteenth century, as they encountered various waves of migrating peoples in their homelands along the eastern coast of North America. In Delaware society at the beginning of this period, to be a woman meant to engage in the activities performed by women, including diplomacy, rather than to be defined by biological sex.

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Imperial Entanglements: Iroquois Change and Persistence on the Frontiers of Empire, hardcover ed

$61.00

Imperial Entanglements: Iroquois Change and Persistence on the Frontiers of Empire chronicles the history of the Haudenosaunee Iroquois in the eighteenth century, a dramatic period during which they became further entangled in a burgeoning market economy, participated in imperial warfare, and encountered a waxing British Empire. Rescuing the Seven Years' War era from the shadows of the American Revolution and moving away from the political focus that dominates Iroquois studies, historian Gail D. MacLeitch offers a fresh examination of Iroquois experience in economic and cultural terms.

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Nation of Women: Gender and Colonial Encounters Among the Delaware Indians, A, hardcover ed

$49.95

A Nation of Women: Gender and Colonial Encounters Among the Delaware Indians chronicles changing ideas of gender and identity among the Delaware Indians from the mid-seventeenth through the eighteenth century, as they encountered various waves of migrating peoples in their homelands along the eastern coast of North America. In Delaware society at the beginning of this period, to be a woman meant to engage in the activities performed by women, including diplomacy, rather than to be defined by biological sex.

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Seneca Possessed: Indians, Witchcraft, and Power in the Early American Republic, paper ed

$39.95

Seneca Possessed: Indians, Witchcraft, and Power in the Early American Republic examines the ordeal of an Indigenous people in the wake of the American Revolution. As part of the once-formidable Six Nations Iroquois in western New York, Senecas occupied a significant if ambivalent place within the newly established United States. They found themselves the object of missionaries' conversion efforts while also confronting land speculators, poachers, squatters, timber-cutters, and officials from state and federal governments.

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Peoples of the River Valleys: The Odyssey of the Delaware Indians, hardcover ed OUT OF PRINT

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OUT OF PRINT This title is no longer available from the publisher Peoples of the River Valleys: The Odyssey of the Delaware Indians is a recently published history of the Delaware Nation from 1609 to 1783. The Delaware or Lenape are considered within the framework of mediation and alliances made with other nations. Historian Amy Schutt teaches at the State University of New York College at Cortland. Her research was conducted using extensive primary sources, including treaty minutes, deeds, and Moravian mission records for the Delaware in the mid-Atlantic region and the Ohio Valley.

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Along the Hudson and Mohawk: The 1790 Journey of Count Paolo Andreani, hardcover ed

$64.50

 English translation of the account of a journey undertaken in September of 1790 by Count Paolo Andreani of Milan as he travelled through Iroquoian lands along the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers. He recounts his observations of the lifestyle of the Iroquois, Shakers, and German, Dutch, and English New Yorkers during this trip. He pays particular attention to the Oneida and Onondaga Nations and describes an Oneida lacrosse game and the lacrosse sticks used.

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