That Dark and Bloody River (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Mar 30, 2011 - History - 880 pages
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An epic novel by an award-winning author chronicles the settling of the Ohio River Valley, home to the defiant Shawnee Indians, who vow to defend their land against the seemingly unstoppable. 


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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

Though this book is often described as an historical novel it is not. What Eckert has done (For the seventh time!), is place words that are reported in the texts consulted as being received in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Glen Pekin - Goodreads

This is the kind of historical writing I dislike. People seem to mistake this as historical fiction. It's not but it might as well be. I couldn't finish it which was disappointing as the subject of ... Read full review

Contents

Maps
xvii
Great Lakes to Mississippi River 1688
xxiii
The Shawnee Village of Chalahgawtha Ixii
lxii
Talgayeetas Village at Yellow Creek 1774
34
Planned March of Dunmore and Lewis Against the Scioto Villages
77
The Battle of Point Pleasant
93
The Upper Ohio River Settlements and Notable Tributaries 16465
249
Bradys Ambush and Leap Over the Cuyahoga River
294
The Upper Sandusky Villages and Battle of Sandusky _une 1782
353
The Blue Licks Ambush
415
Partitioning of Ohio
484
St Clairs Battleground 565
512
Greenville Treaty Line
625
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