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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 payment within the previous Northwest, in November of 1811, the americans 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 members. The British, blamed for supplying the Indians with hands, drew the ire of hawks in Congress, who clamored ever extra loudly for a struggle to finish England’s strength in North the US. Revised with a brand new advent and up to date biographical info, After Tippecanoe includes six papers initially provided as lectures in Windsor, Canada, and Detroit, Michigan, through the wintry weather of 1961–62 via 3 American and 3 Canadian historians. Their concentration is the conflict of 1812 because it opened up within the nice Lakes area, with unique emphasis at the clash in Michigan, big apple, and Ontario, Canada.

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