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The Resource At the crossroads : Indians and empires on a mid-Atlantic frontier, 1700-1763, Jane T. Merritt

At the crossroads : Indians and empires on a mid-Atlantic frontier, 1700-1763, Jane T. Merritt

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At the crossroads : Indians and empires on a mid-Atlantic frontier, 1700-1763
Title
At the crossroads
Title remainder
Indians and empires on a mid-Atlantic frontier, 1700-1763
Statement of responsibility
Jane T. Merritt
Title variation
Indians and empires on a mid-Atlantic frontier, 1700-1763
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Contributor
Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examining interactions between native Americans and whites in eighteenth-century Pennsylvania, Jane Merritt traces the emergence of race as the defining difference between these neighbors on the frontier. Before 1755, Indian and white communities in Pennsylvania shared a certain amount of interdependence. They traded skills and resources and found a common enemy in the colonial authorities, including the powerful Six Nations, who attempted to control them and the land they inhabited. Using innovative research in German Moravian records, among other sources, Merritt explores the cultural prac
Member of
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E78.P4
LC item number
M47 2003 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
At the crossroads : Indians and empires on a mid-Atlantic frontier, 1700-1763, Jane T. Merritt
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mission community networks
  • Part 3:
  • War and peace
  • Demonizing Delawares
  • Quakers and the language of Indian diplomacy
  • Part 4:
  • Boundaries redrawn
  • An
  • Uneasy peace
  • Indian nations and empire
  • Part 1:
  • Limits of empire
  • Cultural communities and the politics of land
  • Kinship and the economics of empire
  • Part 2:
  • Empowered communities
  • The
  • Indian Great Awakening
Control code
654822712
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 338 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807899892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62211
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654822712
Label
At the crossroads : Indians and empires on a mid-Atlantic frontier, 1700-1763, Jane T. Merritt
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mission community networks
  • Part 3:
  • War and peace
  • Demonizing Delawares
  • Quakers and the language of Indian diplomacy
  • Part 4:
  • Boundaries redrawn
  • An
  • Uneasy peace
  • Indian nations and empire
  • Part 1:
  • Limits of empire
  • Cultural communities and the politics of land
  • Kinship and the economics of empire
  • Part 2:
  • Empowered communities
  • The
  • Indian Great Awakening
Control code
654822712
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 338 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807899892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62211
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654822712

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