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Author LinkJackson, Helen Hunt,1830-1885.
Title LinkA century of dishonor : the classic exposé of the plight of the Native Americans / Helen Hunt Jackson.
Imprint Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2003.
Description vi, 342 p. ;  22 cm.
Type of Material Book
Gen. Note "An unabridged republication of the main text of the work, as originally published by Harper & Brothers, New York, in 1881; the Appendix from that edition has been omitted."
Contents Contents: Introductory -- The Delawares -- The Cheyennes -- The Nez Percés -- The Sioux -- The Poncas -- The Winnebagoes -- The Cherokees -- Massacres of Indians by Whites -- The Conestoga Massacre -- the Gnadenhütten Massacre -- Massacres of Apaches -- Conclusion.
Summary Describes the government’s mistreatment of Native American tribes in the United States from the Revolutionary War through the 1800s, including broken treaties and forced removal, and discusses the Delaware, Cheyenne, Sioux, Nez Perce, and Cherokee.
Subject LinkIndians of North America -- Government relations.
LinkIndians, Treatment of -- United States.
LinkUnited States -- Race relations.
LinkUnited States -- Politics and government.

System Number 000662390
ISBN Link048642698X (pbk.)
Link9780486426983 (pbk.)

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