Slavery in the Cherokee Nation: The Keetoowah Society and the Defining of a People, 1855-1867

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Routledge, Jun 1, 2004 - History - 316 pages
This work explores the dynamic issues of race and religion within the Cherokee Nation and to look at the role of secret societies in shaping these forces during the nineteenth century.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Civilization and Its Discontents
29
The Birth and Growth of the Keetoowah Society
55
Between Two Fires
95
So Laudable an Enterprise
127
The Most Sacred Obligations
159
Identity and Ideology
193
Epilogue
199
Bibliography
265
Index
289
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