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The history of the five Indian nations : depending on the Province of New-York in America /
by Cadwallader Colden.
imprint
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1964.
description
xxiv, 181 p. : map. --
ISBN
0801490863
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imprint
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1964.
isbn
0801490863
catalogue key
103778
 
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"No collection pretending an interest in Indian or Colonial affairs should be without this contemporary account."-Library Journal
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The colonial scholar and political leader Cadwallader Colden was among the most learned American men of his time, and his history of the Iroquois tribes makes fascinating reading. The author discusses the religion, manners, customs, laws and forms of government of the confederacy of tribes composed of the Mohawks, Oneidas, Onondagas, Cayugas, and Senecas, and gives accounts of battles, treaties, and trade with these Indians up to 1689. The book consists of Part I (1727) and Part II (1747) of The History fo the Five Nations. The text is reprinted from the 1866 reprinting of the original editions.

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