Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item has an extended shipping time. The typical delivery time is 2 weeks.

Published: 04 August 2016

392 Pages | 7 bw line; 57 bw halftone


ISBN: 9780190624545

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

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

Also of Interest