Savages within the empire : representations of American Indians in eighteenth-century Britain / Troy O. Bickham.

In 1720s London, a well-known band of young ruffians gave themselves crescent tattoos and adorned turbans in honour of their so-called 'mohamattan [Muslim]' Indian namesakes, the Mohawk. Few Britons noticed the gang's mistaken muddling of North American and Indian subcontinent geograp...

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Main Author: Bickham, Troy O.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford : New York : Clarendon Press ; 2005.
Series: Oxford historical monographs.

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Call Number: 973.0497 B472s
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