Biography and history of the Indians of North America : from its first discovery to the present time comprising details in the lives of all the most distinguished chiefs and counsellors, exploits of warriors, and the celebrated speeches of their orators; also a history of their wars, massacres and depredations, as well as the wrongs and sufferings which the Europeans and their descendants have done them; with an account of their antiquities, manners and customs, religion and laws; likewise exhibiting an analysis of the most distinguished as well as absurd authors, who have written upon the great question of the first peopling of America / by Samuel G. DrakeBook of the Indians of North America.

Boston: Antiquarian Institute,1837; 625 pages, 613 with full-text search [?]

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Creator Drake, Samuel G. (Samuel Gardner), 1798-1875
Title Biography and history of the Indians of North America : from its first discovery to the present time comprising details in the lives of all the most distinguished chiefs and counsellors, exploits of warriors, and the celebrated speeches of their orators; also a history of their wars, massacres and depredations, as well as the wrongs and sufferings which the Europeans and their descendants have done them; with an account of their antiquities, manners and customs, religion and laws; likewise exhibiting an analysis of the most distinguished as well as absurd authors, who have written upon the great question of the first peopling of America / by Samuel G. DrakeBook of the Indians of North America.
Published Boston: Antiquarian Institute,1837
Identifier 39796
Subject Indians of North America--History
Indians of North America--Biography
Indians of North America--Social life and customs
Indiens d'Amérique--Amérique du Nord--Histoire
Indiens d'Amérique--Amérique du Nord--Biographies
Indiens d'Amérique--Amérique du Nord--Mœurs et coutumes
Document source Acadia University, Vaughan Memorial Library.
Collection Monographs
Language English
Description [2], xii, 48, 120, 144, 96, 168 pages, 17 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Fifth Edition, With large Additions and Corrections, and numerous Engravings
'"They waste us; ay like April snow ... "--Bryant.'
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