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By Philip P. Mason

ISBN-10: 1611860024

ISBN-13: 9781611860023

Though the Shawnee leader Tecumseh tried to shape a confederacy of tribes to stem the tide of white cost within the previous Northwest, in November of 1811, the american citizens marched to his village on the mouth of Tippecanoe Creek. the consequent conflict ended all wish of an Indian federation and had far-reaching results on American and British family. The British, blamed for supplying the Indians with hands, drew the ire of hawks in Congress, who clamored ever extra loudly for a warfare to finish England’s energy in North the US. Revised with a brand new creation and up to date biographical details, After Tippecanoe comprises six papers initially offered as lectures in Windsor, Canada, and Detroit, Michigan, in the course of the iciness of 1961–62 through 3 American and 3 Canadian historians. Their concentration is the conflict of 1812 because it spread out within the nice Lakes zone, with exact emphasis at the clash in Michigan, ny, and Ontario, Canada.

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