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Black Hawk: The Great Indian Chief of the West By Benjamin Drake
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In the preface to The Great Indian Chief of the West: Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, Benjamin Drake shared with the reader the hope that his book might “contribute to awaken the public... More > mind to a sense of the wrongs inflicted upon the Indians, and to arouse the Christian statesmen of this land to the adoption of a more liberal, upright and benevolent course of policy towards them.” Of course, that benevolent course of policy was never adopted. Between the Black Hawk War of 1832 and the Wounded Knee Massacre of 1890, numerous wars, campaigns, and massacres took place west of the Mississippi. Benjamin Drake first published this excellent history on Black Hawk and the war named after him just six years after that war ended. This new edition, which marks the 175th anniversary of the Black Hawk War, reproduces the 1856 edition of Drake’s book, retaining the original punctuation but modernizing the spelling.< Less
Black Hawk: The Great Indian Chief of the West By Benjamin Drake
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In the preface to The Great Indian Chief of the West: Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, Benjamin Drake shared with the reader the hope that his book might “contribute to awaken the public... More > mind to a sense of the wrongs inflicted upon the Indians, and to arouse the Christian statesmen of this land to the adoption of a more liberal, upright and benevolent course of policy towards them.” Of course, that benevolent course of policy was never adopted. Between the Black Hawk War of 1832 and the Wounded Knee Massacre of 1890, numerous wars, campaigns, and massacres took place west of the Mississippi. Benjamin Drake first published this excellent history on Black Hawk and the war named after him just six years after that war ended. This new edition, which marks the 175th anniversary of the Black Hawk War, reproduces the 1856 edition of Drake’s book, retaining the original punctuation but modernizing the spelling.< Less
Black Hawk: The Great Indian Chief of the West By Benjamin Drake
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In the preface to The Great Indian Chief of the West: Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, Benjamin Drake shared with the reader the hope that his book might “contribute to awaken the public... More > mind to a sense of the wrongs inflicted upon the Indians, and to arouse the Christian statesmen of this land to the adoption of a more liberal, upright and benevolent course of policy towards them.” Of course, that benevolent course of policy was never adopted. Between the Black Hawk War of 1832 and the Wounded Knee Massacre of 1890, numerous wars, campaigns, and massacres took place west of the Mississippi. Benjamin Drake first published this excellent history on Black Hawk and the war named after him just six years after that war ended. This new edition, which marks the 175th anniversary of the Black Hawk War, reproduces the 1856 edition of Drake’s book, retaining the original punctuation but modernizing the spelling.< Less
Black Flag, the Grateful Dead, the Indian and the Blue Fish By Thomas Rusnak
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Before playing in Rorschach and Kiss It Goodbye, Thom played in a band called Evil Dean. Anyone who has ever been on tour knows what “merch” means, but Evil Dean may have been the only... More > band selling medical grade nitrous oxide out of their van along the way. Black Flag, The Grateful Dead, The Indian and The Blue fish is the first in a series of novellas from Thomnak chronicling the bands he played in over the last 25 years. While the second novella is a window into the extraordinary dynamics between the five players in Rorschach, Thom’s first novella gives us insight into what a bizarre idea it was for him to join Rorschach in the first place. If the other members of Rorschach could have read this book beforehand, they probably wouldn’t have let Thom join the band.< Less
Black Flag, The Grateful Dead, The Indian And The Blue Fish By Thomas Rusnak
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Before playing in Rorschach and Kiss It Goodbye, Thom played in a band called Evil Dean. Anyone who has ever been on tour knows what “merch” means, but Evil Dean may have been the only... More > band selling medical grade nitrous oxide out of their van along the way. Black Flag, The Grateful Dead, The Indian and The Blue fish is the first in a series of novellas from Thomnak chronicling the bands he played in over the last 25 years. While the second novella is a window into the extraordinary dynamics between the five players in Rorschach, Thom’s first novella gives us insight into what a bizarre idea it was for him to join Rorschach in the first place. If the other members of Rorschach could have read this book beforehand, they probably wouldn’t have let Thom join the band.< Less
Noccalula, the Story of an Indian Maiden By Janice Price-Gattis
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This is a fictional story based on the writings of Mathilde Bilbro of how Black Creek Falls became Noccalula Falls. The story of is well known to the locals in the area. It tells how Noccalula, a... More > Cherokee Indian maiden, was being forced by her father to married a Chief from a neighboring Creek Indian tribe. Her father arranged a marriage between Noccalula and a Creek Indian Chief in order to bring peace between the two Indian nations, but she was in love with a warrior in her own tribe. It is told that on her wedding day,rather than marry a man she did not love, she leaped to her death into the ravine by the falls. The falls have been known as Noccalula Falls ever since that fateful day.< Less
Noccalula, the Story of an Indian Maiden By Janice Price-Gattis
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This is a fictional story based on the writings of Mathilde Bilbro who tells how Black Creek Falls became Noccalula Falls. The story of Noccalula Falls is well known to the locals in the area. It... More > tells how Noccalula, a Cherokee Indian maiden, was being forced by her father to married a Chief from a neighboring tribe. Her father arranged a marriage between Noccalula and a Creek Indian Chief in order to bring peace between the two Indian nations. Noccalula was in love with a warrior within her own tribe. It is told that on her wedding day,rather than marry a man she did not love, she leaped to her death into the ravine by the falls. The falls have been known as Noccalula Falls ever since that fateful day.< Less
Indian Old Fields By Harry G. Enoch
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Over 50 significant prehistoric and historic archaeological sites have been identified in the Indian Old Fields area of Clark County, Kentucky. These date from 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1800. Several of... More > these sites are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Indian Old Fields was the one-time home of Shawnee chief Catahecassa (Black Hoof), the reputed site of John Finley’s trading post, as well as Eskippakithiki, one of the last Indian towns in what is now Kentucky. Pioneers who explored the Indian Old Fields area in 1775 reported evidence of old buildings, Indian fortifications, mounds and extensive areas that had been cultivated, which they took to be corn fields. These pioneers gave sworn statements about what they saw and directed the locations to be laid down by survey. They testified that a place they called the “gateposts” appeared to have been the area most recently occupied by the Indians.< Less
The Indian Cookery Book By Anonymous
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The Indian Cookery Book by Anonymous. This vintage book was printed and published in India and contains some black & white images of old India. The words in the contents pages have large spaces... More > between them, but this was unavoidable, however, the actual content of the ebook is normal. Contains many recipes for the following dishes (I have used the actual spelling from the book):Rice; Kitcheerees; Pellow; The following curries - Gravy; Doopiajas; Cofta-Ka-Carree; Country Captain; Hindoostanee; Hussanee; Kurma; Malay; Vindaloo; Madras. Also, Chahkees; Saug; Bhahjees; Dal; Burta; Soups; fish dishes; dishes made from joints; vegetables; pastry & Puddings; garnishes, sauces & stuffings; Pickles; Jams & Marmalades; Home-made Liqueurs including cream of cinnamon, Dantzic Brandy, Curacao, Ginger Beer, Lemon Barley-water etc. This ebook also gives some tips on how to treat stings, bruises etc, as well as how to make cologne.< Less