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The Great Indian Chief of the West Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk

by Benjamin Drake

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by IndyPublish .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure / thriller,
  • Action & Adventure,
  • Fiction / Adventure,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8537917M
    ISBN 101428027033
    ISBN 109781428027039

    A Native American war chief, Black Hawk () led his people, the Sauk, in a noble fight to preserve their tribal lands in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Missouri. At the great Sauk village on the Rock River (near the present city of Rock Island, Ill.), Black Hawk was born and given the name Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kiakiak (Black Sparrow Hawk).His tribe had a long tradition of trading furs to /10(21). Black Hawk: The Great Indian Chief of the West By Benjamin Drake eBook (PDF): $ In the preface to The Great Indian Chief of the West: Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, Benjamin Drake shared with the reader the hope that his book might “contribute to awaken the public.

    Description: Entire text of this biography of the iconic Sauk Chief on CD. Pdf format compatible with all e-readers. Black Hawk, or Black Sparrow Hawk (Sauk Makataimeshekiakiak [Mahkate:wi-meši-ke:hke:hkwa], "be a large black hawk")[1] was born in the village of Saukenuk on the Rock River, in present-day Rock Island, Illinois, in [2]. The great Indian chief of the West, or, Life and adventures of Black Hawk by: Drake, Benjamin, Published: () The life and adventures of Black Hawk with sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and Fox Indians and the late Black Hawk War / by: Drake, Benjamin, Published: ().

    Life of Tecumseh, and His Brother the Prophet - Ebook written by Benjamin Drake. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Life of 5/5(1). Black Hawk was present at the treaty signing and here gave his account of its events. [1] The great chief at St. Louis [William Clark] having sent word for us to come down and confirm the treaty, we did not hesitate, but started immediately that we might smoke the peace pipe with him. On our arrival we met the great chiefs in Size: KB.


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The Great Indian Chief of the West Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk by Benjamin Drake Download PDF EPUB FB2

Interesting accounts of Black Hawk and early to mid 19th century settlers and government interactions in the upper mid-west. Written within living memory of many of the events in the life of Black Hawk, the accounts provide insights into the attitudes and actions of the US settlers in the northwest territories, US government and military officers, British forces, and Indian tribes in Cited by: 2.

interesting accounts of Black Hawk and early to mid 19th century settlers and government interactions in the upper mid-west. Written within living memory of many of the events in the life of Black Hawk, the accounts provide insights into the attitudes and actions of the US settlers in the northwest territories, US government and military officers, British forces, and Indian tribes in 4/5(13).

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Great Indian Chief of the West; Or, Life and Adventures of Black Hawk by Drake. The Great Indian Chief Of The West Or Life And Adventures Of Black Hawk by Benjamin Drake; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Fox Indians, Sauk Indians, Accessible book; People: Keokuk Sauk chief (?), Black Hawk Sauk chief ().

In the preface to The Great Indian Chief of the West: Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, Benjamin Drake shared with the reader the hope that his book might "contribute to awaken the public mind to a sense of the wrongs inflicted upon the Indians, and to arouse the Christian statesmen of this land to the adoption of a more liberal, upright and benevolent course of.

First edition, Cincinnati,issued under title: The life and adventures of Black Hawk: with sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and Fox Indians, and the late Black Hawk war. Description: pages frontispiece, plates, portraits 19 cm. In the preface to The Great Indian Chief of the West: Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, Benjamin Drake shared with the reader the hope that his book might contribute to awaken the public mind to a sense of the wrongs inflicted upon the Indians, and to arouse the Christian statesmen of this land to the adoption of a more liberal, upright and benevolent.

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Early life. Black Hawk, or Black Sparrow Hawk (Sauk Ma-kat-tai-me-she-kia-kiak [Mahkate:wi-meši-ke:hke:hkwa], "be a large black hawk") was born in in the village of Saukenuk on the Rock River (present-day Rock Island, Illinois).Black Hawk's father Pyesa was the tribal medicine man of the Sauk people.

The Sauk used the village in the summer for raising corn and as a Known for: Black Hawk War. Drake, Benjamin, Great Indian Chief of the West; Or, Life and Adventures of Black Hawk (Gutenberg ebook) Drake, Benjamin, The life and adventures of Black Hawk; with sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and Fox Indians and the late Black Hawk war.

(Cincinnati, H. & J. Applegate, ) (page images at HathiTrust). Autobiography of Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, or Black Hawk Great Indian Chief of the West: Or, Life and Adventures of Black Hawk by Benjamin Drake; Seminole. The Seminole Indians of Florida by Clay MacCauley; Shawnee.

Life of Tecumseh, and of His Brother the Prophet: With a Historical Sketch of the Shawanoe Indians by Benjamin Drake. Benjamin Drake has 46 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Benjamin Drake’s most popular book is Life of Tecumseh, and of His Brother the Prophet With a. Spirit beings and sun dancers: Black Hawk’s vision of the Lakota world. New York, George Braziller, in association with the New York State Historical Association, Drake, Benjamin.

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The Great Indian Chief Of The West Or Life And Adventures Of Black Hawk: ISBN () Hardcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, The Life and Adventures of Black Hawk: With Sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and Fox Indians, and the Late Black Hawk War.The Black Hawk War Including a Review of Black Hawk's Life, by Frank Everett Stevens (Gutenberg ebook) Great Indian Chief of the West; Or, Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, by Benjamin Drake (Gutenberg ebook) More items available under broader and related terms at left.Article abstract: Black Hawk was a leader in the last Indian war of the old Northwest; he also dictated one of the most interesting Indian autobiographies, Life of .