Forgotten Founders: How the American Indian Helped Shape Democracy

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Harvard Common Press, 1982 - History - 167 pages
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How Native Americans contributed to the early American Republic and its Constitution.

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Review: Forgotten Founders: How the American Indian Helped Shape Democracy

User Review  - Jacob Lines - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book. And I really wanted to believe its thesis - that the example of the Iroquois Confederation was a significant influence on the American Founding. Mostly because the Iroquois ... Read full review

Review: Forgotten Founders: How the American Indian Helped Shape Democracy

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Ok, overall, esp. Chp 5: Philosopher as Savage: (showing dif. points of view on what a "man" is... Canassatego asserted. In Franklin's account, Canassatego not only turned down the commissioner's ... Read full review

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