"Farewell, My Nation" : American Indians and the United States in the Nineteenth Century, Paperback Book

"Farewell, My Nation" : American Indians and the United States in the Nineteenth Century Paperback

Part of the The American History Series series

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The fully updated third edition of Farewell, My Nation considers the complex and often tragic relationships between American Indians, white Americans, and the U.S. government during the nineteenth century, as the government tried to find ways to deal with social and political questions about how to treat America s indigenous population. Updated to include new scholarship that has appeared since the publication of the second edition as well as additional primary source materialExamines the cultural and material impact of Western expansion on the indigenous peoples of the United States, guiding the reader through the significant changes in Indian-U.S. policy over the course of the nineteenth centuryOutlines the efficacy and outcomes of the three principal policies toward American Indians undertaken in varying degrees by the U.S. government Separation, Concentration, and Americanization and interrogates their repercussionsProvides detailed descriptions, chronology and analysis of the Plains Wars supported by supplementary maps and illustrations

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 368 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of the Americas
  • ISBN: 9781118976784

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