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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 143–166.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Gregory Evans Dowd This article evaluates the role of indigenous Catholicism in the so-called Pontiac's War (1763–66), revealing that Catholic Indian communities at points recently occupied by the British refrained from hostilities. The argument supplements, but does not supplant, evaluations of...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 775–776.
Published: 01 October 2013
...James G. Cusick Tohopeka: Rethinking the Creek War and the War of 1812. Edited by Braund Kathryn E. Holland . ( Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2012 . xviii + 312 pp., preface, acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index . $34.95 paper...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2006) 53 (4): 657–687.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Ian Steele The Ohio Shawnee reversed the trend of their diplomacy in going to war with the British colonies in 1754. This move has been misunderstood as general resentment against settler encroachment and/or an opportunistic acceptance of French incentives. The clear trigger was the imprisonment in...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 January 2013
... diplomacy to retain their autonomy and their access to the Niagara portage; Britain had to share power with them for a decade after Pontiac’s War. Finally, the most remote of Britain’s interior posts, Fort Chartres, impressed no one and benefited only the Illini; its garrison was ragged and sick...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2011) 58 (2): 350–352.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Wolfgang Gabbert Rebellion Now and Forever: Mayas, Hispanics, and Caste War Violence in Yucatán, 1800–1880 . By Rugeley Terry . ( Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2009 . 488 pp., introduction, illustrations, maps, bibliography, index . $65.00 cloth.) Copyright 2011 by...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 763–765.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Robert W. Galler, Jr. Crooked Paths to Allotment: The Fight over Federal Indian Policy after the Civil War. By Genetin-Pilawa C. Joseph . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2012 . xv + 163 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, notes, bibliography, index . $39.95...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 January 2011
... into a deepening hatred that would continue with Pontiac’s Rebellion and the American Revolution. In New York the story was different, as the war “strained, but did not completely sever, the cul- tural accommodation that prevailed in the New York–Iroquoian border- lands” (181). The shared...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 158–160.
Published: 01 January 2013
... diplomacy to retain their autonomy and their access to the Niagara portage; Britain had to share power with them for a decade after Pontiac’s War. Finally, the most remote of Britain’s interior posts, Fort Chartres, impressed no one and benefited only the Illini; its garrison was ragged and sick...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2009) 56 (2): 320–321.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Delaware Prophet, provided inspiration to Pontiac’s confederation in the waning years of the French and Indian War. Likewise, the Shawnee spiritual leader Tenskwatawa played a crucial role in the formation of a Great Lakes confederation, which white observers more often attribute to his brother...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 154–156.
Published: 01 January 2011
... into a deepening hatred that would continue with Pontiac’s Rebellion and the American Revolution. In New York the story was different, as the war “strained, but did not completely sever, the cul- tural accommodation that prevailed in the New York–Iroquoian border- lands” (181). The shared...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 91–112.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the disruptive, potential of such tales. Seizing on these insights, Gregory Evans Dowd has examined the role rumor played in sustaining Pontiac’s War in 1763 as well as in both creating and explaining away tensions in rela- tions between Cherokees and South Carolinians in the 1750s.4 This...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2016) 63 (3): 579–580.
Published: 01 July 2016
...’ “preoccupation” with captives was especially revealed during Pontiac’s War (1763–65), when Indian warriors were “unencumbered by French or Canadian influence” (5). Steele finds that warriors during Pontiac’s War were actually more likely to take captives than to kill settlers, in comparison to the 1755–59...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 October 2017
... significance of intra-Indian politics in his discussions of the Seven Years’ War and Pontiac’s War, which he situates in long-standing conflicts over power in the region. To broadly outline McDonnell’s narrative of these events would do a disservice to his meticulous and intricate account of the negotiations...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2018) 65 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Northwest” (155) between the 1780s and early 1800s, and the Arkansas and Red River Valley gun trade of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries) and by examining specific events with the gun trade reinserted as a primary factor (such as in King Philip’s War in New England, Pontiac’s War, Seminole resistance...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2005) 52 (3): 635–641.
Published: 01 July 2005
... Colin G. Calloway. History of the American West Series. (Lin- coln: University of Nebraska Press, 2003. xvii + 631 pp., illustrations, maps, notes, selected bibliography, index. $39.95 cloth.) War under Heaven: Pontiac, the Indian Nations, and the British Empire. By Gregory Evans Dowd. (Baltimore...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2004) 51 (3): 567–607.
Published: 01 July 2004
....105/a/5: fol. 33d). In his district report for the same outfit (trading year) of 1817–8, McPherson identifies Edward McKay as ‘‘a Half Breed’’ (HBCA B.105/e/1: fol. 1). The term Halfbreed was also used by Robert McKenzie in his reference to Louis Cadotte, who was both ‘‘Clerk and Interpreter at War...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2004) 51 (3): 459–488.
Published: 01 July 2004
... western villages of that nation were massacring a British column at the battle of Devil’s Hole on the Niagara River, administering ‘‘the worst drubbing of the war [the Pontiac Rebellion] to British arms’’ (Peckham 1947: 225–226). The Iroquois were an egalitarian (or nonhier- archical [see Braun 1990...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 165–167.
Published: 01 January 2013
... diplomacy to retain their autonomy and their access to the Niagara portage; Britain had to share power with them for a decade after Pontiac’s War. Finally, the most remote of Britain’s interior posts, Fort Chartres, impressed no one and benefited only the Illini; its garrison was ragged and sick...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 167–171.
Published: 01 January 2013
... diplomacy to retain their autonomy and their access to the Niagara portage; Britain had to share power with them for a decade after Pontiac’s War. Finally, the most remote of Britain’s interior posts, Fort Chartres, impressed no one and benefited only the Illini; its garrison was ragged and sick...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 January 2013
... diplomacy to retain their autonomy and their access to the Niagara portage; Britain had to share power with them for a decade after Pontiac’s War. Finally, the most remote of Britain’s interior posts, Fort Chartres, impressed no one and benefited only the Illini; its garrison was ragged and sick...