The Arikara War: the first Plains Indian war, 1823

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Mountain Press Pub. Co., Mar 1, 2001 - History - 257 pages
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William Nester examines causes and effects of this little-known war, drawing the reader into the complex political and economic climate of the time. "The Arikara War is a fine addition to the annals of Native American history, military history, and the history of the fur trade.

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WILLIAM R. NESTER is Professor in the Department of Government and Politics at St. John's University in New York. He is the author of eleven books which explore various aspects of international relations and political economy and two books on the American frontier.

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