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America's Hundred Years' WarU.S. Expansion to the Gulf Coast and the Fate of the Seminole,
17631858

America's Hundred Years' War: U.S. Expansion to the Gulf Coast and the Fate of the Seminole, 17631858

William S. Belko (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035253
eISBN:
9780813039121
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035253.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Conventional history narratives tell us that in the early years of the Republic, the United States fought three wars against the Seminole Indians and two against the Creeks. However, this book argues ... More

Colonial Georgia and the CreeksAnglo-Indian Diplomacy on the Southern Frontier, 17331763

Colonial Georgia and the Creeks: Anglo-Indian Diplomacy on the Southern Frontier, 17331763

John T. Juricek

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034683
eISBN:
9780813038582
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034683.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This detailed account of interactions between the English and the Creek Indians in colonial Georgia, from the founding until 1763, describes how colonists and the Creeks negotiated with each other, ... More

Deconstructing the Cherokee NationTown, Region, and Nation among Eighteenth-Century Cherokees

Deconstructing the Cherokee Nation: Town, Region, and Nation among Eighteenth-Century Cherokees

Tyler Boulware

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035802
eISBN:
9780813038209
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035802.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This significant contribution to Cherokee studies examines the tribe's life during the eighteenth century, up to the Removal. By revealing town loyalties and regional alliances, the book uncovers a ... More

Democracy Abroad, Lynching at HomeRacial Violence in Florida

Democracy Abroad, Lynching at Home: Racial Violence in Florida

Tameka Bradley Hobbs

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813061047
eISBN:
9780813051314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061047.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

When most people think of lynching and racial violence in the South, the Sunshine State does not immediately come to mind. While many consider Florida to be less “southern” than, say, Georgia or ... More

Discovering FloridaFirst-Contact Narratives from Spanish Expeditions along the Lower Gulf Coast

Discovering Florida: First-Contact Narratives from Spanish Expeditions along the Lower Gulf Coast

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049885
eISBN:
9780813050355
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049885.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Florida's lower gulf coast was a key region in the early European exploration of North America, with an extraordinary number of first-time interactions between Spaniards and Florida's indigenous ... More

Indians and British Outposts in Eighteenth-Century America

Indians and British Outposts in Eighteenth-Century America

Daniel Ingram

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037974
eISBN:
9780813042169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037974.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This fascinating look at the cultural and military importance of British forts in the colonial era explains how these forts served as communities in Indian country more than as bastions of British ... More

The Life and Times of Mary Musgrove

The Life and Times of Mary Musgrove

Steven C. Hahn

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813042213
eISBN:
9780813043043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042213.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Few people in colonial America lived a life as eventful or as improbable as that of Mary Musgrove (ca. 1700–1764), one of the most recognizable figures in Georgia history. Born to a Creek Indian ... More

The Seneca Restoration, 1715–1754An Iroquois Local Political Economy

The Seneca Restoration, 1715–1754: An Iroquois Local Political Economy

Kurt A. Jordan

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032511
eISBN:
9780813039428
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032511.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The Iroquois confederacy, one of the most influential Native American groups encountered by early European settlers, is commonly perceived as having plunged into steep decline in the late seventeenth ... More

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