Journals Higher Education

£21.99

Paperback

Published: 04 August 2016

392 Pages | 7 bw line; 57 bw halftone

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190624545


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Encounter on the Great Plains

Scandinavian Settlers and the Dispossession of Dakota Indians, 1890-1930

Karen V. Hansen

  • Provides a rare glimpse into the relationships between settlers and Native Americans who lived side by side on the reservation
  • Sheds new light on a later period of Native American land dispossession to show how the process continued into the 20th Century
  • Features fifteen years of archival research and 130 oral histories
  • Offers a new perspective on the processes of immigration and land taking
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