His Majesty's Indian Allies: British Indian Policy in the Defence of Canada, 1774-1815

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Dundurn, 1992 - History - 294 pages

His Majesty's Indian Allies is a study of British-Indian policy in North America from the time of the American Revolution to the end of the War of 1812, with particular focus on Canada.

 

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Contents

Preface
7
BritishIndian Relations in Colonial America to 1774
11
Rebellion and Resistance 17741796
39
In the Defence of Canada 17961815
87
GovernmentIndian Relations in the Post1815 Years Canada and the United States
167
Appendices
211
Notes
227
Bibliography
270
Index
289
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About the author (1992)

Robert S. Allen earned his doctorate in history at the University of Wales. His previous publications include The British Indian Department and the Frontier in North America (1975), Native Studies in Canada: A Research Guide (1989, 3d ed.), and Loyalist Literature (1982). Allen lives in Ottawa and is deputy chief, Claims and Historical Research Centre, Department of Indian and Northern Affairs. The centre's mandate is to facilitate native researchers and others in aspects of native history and land-claims investigations.

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