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Pontiac and the Indian uprising.

Howard Henry Peckham

Pontiac and the Indian uprising.

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Published by University of Chicago Press in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pontiac"s Conspiracy, 1763-1765,
  • Pontiac, Ottawa chief, d. 1769

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 326-332.

    SeriesPhoenix books, P73
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 346 p. illus., maps. ;
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19815720M


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First published inPontiac and the Indian Uprising is a product of his time; it is both informative and reflective of the attitudes that existed fifty years ago about Native Americans.

Howard Peckham examines how Pontiac was able to lead four tribes to war and inspire the revolt of many more/5. Pontiac or Obwandiyag (c. /20 – Ap ) was an Odawa war chief known for his role in the war named for him, from to leading Native Americans in a struggle against British military occupation of the Great Lakes followed the British victory in the French and Indian War, the North American front of the Seven Years' War.

Born: c. /20, Great Lakes region, New France. First published inPontiac and the Indian Uprising is a product of his time; it is both informative and reflective of the attitudes that existed fifty years ago about Native Americans.

Howard Peckham examines how Pontiac was able to lead four tribes to war and inspire the revolt of many more. Pontiac and the Indian uprising.

New York, Russell & Russell [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Pontiac, Ottawa Chief; Pontiac, Ottawa Chief: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Howard Pontiac and the Indian uprising.

book Peckham. Daring to oppose the westward expansion by European settlers, Pontiac temporarily halted the movement. With his defeat, one era of Indian history ended and another began. Originally published inPontiac and the Indian Uprising was the first biography of Pontiac.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Pontiac and the Indian Uprising (Great Lakes Books Series) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5. Pontiac’s Rebellion begins when a confederacy of Native American warriors under Ottawa chief Pontiac attacks the British force at Detroit.

After failing to take the fort in. Buy Pontiac and the Indian Uprising by Howard Henry Peckham online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $3 - $   Pontiac, (born c. on the Maumee River [now in Ohio, U.S.]—died Apnear the Mississippi River [at present-day Cahokia, Ill.]), Ottawa Indian chief who became a great intertribal leader when he organized a combined resistance—known as Pontiac’s War (–64)—to British power in the Great Lakes area.

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Harburn and Timothy J. Todish (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Pontiac, Chief of the Ottawas, united a coalition of American Indian tribes to resist British rule in the Great Lakes region and Ohio Valley. He led an uprising at Fort Detroit known as Pontiac's Rebellion inbut the tribes were not able to overcome the fort's strong fortifications in spite of a five-month siege.

Prior to the American Revolution, the Ohio River Valley was a cauldron of competing interests: Indian, colonial, and imperial. The conflict known as Pontiac’s Uprising, which lasted from untilerupted out of this volatile atmosphere. Never Come to Peace Again, the first complete account of Pontiac’s Uprising to appear in nearly fifty years, is a richly detailed account of the.

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Throughout the course of American history, uprisings like the one we are seeing now have given birth to powerful movements to end wars, protect workers, and expand civil rights, so the prospect of today.

Gregory Evans Dowd provides a thoughtful, expertly researched articulation of that consensus in his new book, which is certain to supplant Howard Peckham's Pontiac and the Indian Uprising as the definitive scholarly account of the conflict This fine book raises important questions about how we should situate Pontiac's War (or Rebellion, if Brand: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Pontiac's Uprising, or Pontiac's Conspiracy, ofnamed after the Ottawa chief generally recognized as one of its main catalysts, was the violent, sometimes horrifying tribal reaction in against two short years of controversial British military rule.

The story really beginswith ChapterV, when Pontiac meetsRobert Rogerson hisway to Detroit to take its surrenderin late The defeat on the Monongahelaseems,however,somewhatmore relevant than a descriptionof a typical Ottawa cabin, a shelterwhile hunting, the training of Ottawa youth, the Ottawa political organization,or the eventsof a Author: H.

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Because of the event now known as the Gwangju Uprising, people perished and Product Information. In War under Heaven, Gregory Evans Dowd boldly reinterprets the causes and consequences of Pontiac's War.

Where previous Anglocentric histories have ascribed this dramatic uprising of Great Lakes Indians to disputes over trade and land, this groundbreaking work traces the conflict back to status: both the lack of respect the British showed the Indians and the concern among.

Pontiac's Rebellion, Pontiac's Conspiracy, or Pontiac's War, –66, Native American uprising against the British just after the close of the French and Indian Wars, so called after one of its leaders, Pontiac. Causes The French attitude toward the Native Americans had always been more conciliatory than that of.

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Illustrations, maps, index. #) Parkman imagined Pontiac to be the mastermind of a continental IndianAuthor: J.

Powell. An intense and bitter conflict, Pontiac's Rebellion ended with the British abandoning Amherst's policies and returning to those used earlier. Having recognized the inevitable conflict that would emerge between colonial expansion and the Native Americans, London issued the Royal Proclamation of which prohibited settlers from moving over the.

The British, after the French and Indian War, took over forts in the Great Lakes Region. One of which was Fort Michilimackinac.

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The conflict known as Pontiac’s Uprising, which lasted from untilerupted out of this volatile atmosphere. A "Most Troublesome Situation" uses numberous excerpts from period accounts to retell the important story of the Pontiac Indian Uprising. The words of the British officers and soldiers caught up in the battle, as well as those of French habitants and some of the Indians themselves, reveal that dedication and deceit, as well as heroism and treachery, could be found on both sides of the conflect.

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The attacks ended when Pontiac was killed. Pontiac's War (also known as Pontiac's Conspiracy or Pontiac's Rebellion) was an uprising of Native American tribes against English rule in America.A few tribes, mainly from the Great Lakes region, the Illinois Country, and Ohio Country started it in The cause of the war was that these tribes were dissatisfied with British poltics in the region.

Warriors from other tribes joined the. Pontiac’s Rebellion was a Native American uprising against the British following the French and Indian War. Pontiac’s Rebellion APUSH questions will likely center on the impact of the uprising rather than the details of the conflict : Sarah Bradstreet.

   Howard Peckham, in his Pontiac and the Indian Uprising summed up:    Pontiac, dared to draw his bow against the British lion. It was no wanton gesture. He had a cause to defend, a dream of life as it should be, and gambling on the possibility of success, he struck in the manner he knew best.

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