A new order of things : property, power, and the transformation of the Creek Indians, 1733-1816 / Claudio Saunt.

As the Creek Indians amassed a fortune in cattle and slaves, new property fostered a new possessiveness, and government by coercion bred confrontation. A New Order of Things is the first book to chronicle this decisive transformation which left deep divisions between the wealthy and poor, powerful a...

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Main Author: Saunt, Claudio.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Series:Cambridge studies in North American Indian history.
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