The Ohio Frontier: Crucible of the Old Northwest, 1720-1830
The Ohio Frontier
R. Douglas Hurt
This exhaustively researched and well-written book provides a comprehensive history of Ohio from 1720 to 1830."
Nowhere on the American frontier was the clash of cultures more violent than in the Ohio country. There, Shawnees, Wyandots, Delawares, and other native peoples fought to preserve their land claims against an army that was incompetent at the beginning but highly trained and disciplined in the end.
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THE OHIO FRONTIER: Crucible of the Old Northwest, 1720-1830User Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Hurt (Agricultural History and Rural Studies/Iowa State Univ.) draws a plodding timeline in prose, tracing the conquest and settlement of Ohio by Native and then European Americans. Before 1720, Ohio ... Read full review
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