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The Resource Winning the West with words : language and conquest in the lower Great Lakes, James Joseph Buss

Winning the West with words : language and conquest in the lower Great Lakes, James Joseph Buss

Label
Winning the West with words : language and conquest in the lower Great Lakes
Title
Winning the West with words
Title remainder
language and conquest in the lower Great Lakes
Statement of responsibility
James Joseph Buss
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buss, James Joseph
Dewey number
977/.02
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F551
LC item number
.B87 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pioneers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Land settlement
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Winning the West with words : language and conquest in the lower Great Lakes, James Joseph Buss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : clearing the middle ground for American pioneers -- 1: The language of conquest -- A peace, sincere and lasting : treaties and the eroding language of the middle ground -- Between savage cruelty and opulent speculation : petitions and the shifting language of settlement -- 2: Clearing the middle ground -- The long looked for storm : writing, religion, and removal -- Led by a touch of romantic feeling : art, science, and depictions of the vanishing Indian -- They found and left her an Indian : captivity narratives and the whitening of the middle ground -- 3: Remembering and forgetting -- With strong hands and brave hearts : remembering the pioneer -- A melancholy but necessary duty : forgetting the American Indian -- Epilogue : centennial celebrations
Control code
20064677
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 328 pages
Isbn
9780806142142
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011012762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn711777279
  • (OCoLC)711777279
Label
Winning the West with words : language and conquest in the lower Great Lakes, James Joseph Buss
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : clearing the middle ground for American pioneers -- 1: The language of conquest -- A peace, sincere and lasting : treaties and the eroding language of the middle ground -- Between savage cruelty and opulent speculation : petitions and the shifting language of settlement -- 2: Clearing the middle ground -- The long looked for storm : writing, religion, and removal -- Led by a touch of romantic feeling : art, science, and depictions of the vanishing Indian -- They found and left her an Indian : captivity narratives and the whitening of the middle ground -- 3: Remembering and forgetting -- With strong hands and brave hearts : remembering the pioneer -- A melancholy but necessary duty : forgetting the American Indian -- Epilogue : centennial celebrations
Control code
20064677
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 328 pages
Isbn
9780806142142
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011012762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn711777279
  • (OCoLC)711777279

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