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Published: 15 April 1999

200 Pages | 17 halftones, line illus & maps

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195118827

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Dispossessing the Wilderness

Indian Removal and the Making of the National Parks

Mark David Spence

  • Contrasts the native histories of these places with the links between Indian policy developments and preservationist efforts
  • Details the ways that national parks developed into one of the most important arenas of contention between native peoples and non-Indians in the twentieth century