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The Resource The gods of Prophetstown : the Battle of Tippecanoe and the holy war for the American frontier, Adam Jortner

The gods of Prophetstown : the Battle of Tippecanoe and the holy war for the American frontier, Adam Jortner

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The gods of Prophetstown : the Battle of Tippecanoe and the holy war for the American frontier
Title
The gods of Prophetstown
Title remainder
the Battle of Tippecanoe and the holy war for the American frontier
Statement of responsibility
Adam Jortner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the conflict between Tenskwatawa, a Shawnee Indian spiritual leader, and William Henry Harrison, Indiana governor and future U.S. President, which led to the 1811 Battle of Tippecanoe
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10027378
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Publisher's Weekly, October 2011
  • Kirkus Review, October 2011
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Kirkus Review
Dewey number
973.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
E83.81
LC item number
.J67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the Battle of Tippecanoe and the holy war for the American frontier
Label
The gods of Prophetstown : the Battle of Tippecanoe and the holy war for the American frontier, Adam Jortner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-299) and index
Contents
Prologue : The eclipse -- Thrown away -- Master of life -- Primogeniture -- Defeat -- The careerist -- Grouseland -- Prophecy -- Witchcraft -- Conspiracies -- Greenville -- The nation of Prophetstown -- The bargain -- The gathering -- Fiasco -- "A war of extirpation" -- Epilogue : The funeral
Control code
21413559
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780199765294
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011016857
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (rplri)94033
  • (IMchF)fol13710867
Label
The gods of Prophetstown : the Battle of Tippecanoe and the holy war for the American frontier, Adam Jortner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-299) and index
Contents
Prologue : The eclipse -- Thrown away -- Master of life -- Primogeniture -- Defeat -- The careerist -- Grouseland -- Prophecy -- Witchcraft -- Conspiracies -- Greenville -- The nation of Prophetstown -- The bargain -- The gathering -- Fiasco -- "A war of extirpation" -- Epilogue : The funeral
Control code
21413559
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780199765294
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011016857
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (rplri)94033
  • (IMchF)fol13710867

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