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For the freedom of the Mohawk

Harold S. Jacobson

For the freedom of the Mohawk

by Harold S. Jacobson

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Published by E.P. Dutton & Company, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mohawk River Valley (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mohawk River Valley (N.Y.) -- Fiction.,
    • Mohawk River Valley (N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Harold S. Jacobson; illustrated by Richard H. Rodgers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.J1527 Fo
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p. incl. front., illus.
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6762739M
      LC Control Number31023202
      OCLC/WorldCa2500180

      The word Wasáse is the Kanienkeha (Mohawk) word for the ancient war dance ceremony of unity, strength, and commitment to action. The author notes, "This book traces the journey of those Indigenous people who have found a way to transcend the colonial identities which are the legacy of our history and live as Onkwehonwe, original people. Book Summary. Freedom comically and tragically captures the temptations and burdens of liberty: the thrills of teenage lust, the shaken compromises of middle age, the wages of suburban sprawl, the heavy weight of empire. An indelible and deeply moving portrait of our time.

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        "In this exhaustively researched and brilliant work, Kent Blansett centers the story on Mohawk leader Richard Oakes. A Journey to Freedom is a powerfully told and richly documented biography of one of Indian Country’s most important leaders and contributes to our understanding of the Red Power Movement, the occupation of Alcatraz Island, Native . Drums along the Mohawk, Walter D. Edmonds' masterpiece, is not only the best historical novel about upstate New York since James Fenimore Cooper, it was also number one on the bestseller list for two years, only yielding to the epic Gone with the Wind. This is the story of the forgotten pioneers of the Mohawk Valley during the Revolutionary War.


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