Documentary History of Dunmore's War 1774; Compiled from the Draper Manuscripts in the Library of the Wisconsin Historical Society and published ast the charge of the Wisconsin Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. LL D. Reuben Gold Thwaites, Ph D. Louise Phelps Kellogg, Ed.

Documentary History of Dunmore's War 1774; Compiled from the Draper Manuscripts in the Library of the Wisconsin Historical Society and published ast the charge of the Wisconsin Society of the Sons of the American Revolution

Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society, 1905. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. [5], vi-xxviii, [1], 2-472, [2] pp. Brown cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Illustrated with a frontispiece and two fold-out plans, a couple plates, and one full-page illustration. Encyclopedia Britannica,"Lord Dunmore's War". The history of the war white colonial settlers waged against the Shawnee Native Americans of Kentucky. Historians speculate that this war was a diversion from the conflict between the colonists and the British government. The Wisconsin Historical Society's publication made use of journals, surveys, and some of Lord Dunmore's original writings for their publication. An account of the Battle of Point Pleasant is given as well. Eventually, the Shawnee were driven from their homelands by Lord Dunmore and his forces. An early example of Native Americans being displaced in what would eventually become the United States. Near Fine. Item #00009952

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