The Resource The history of the American Indians : particularly those nations adjoining to the Mississippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia: containing an account of their origin, language, manners, religious and civil customs, laws, form of government, punishments, conduct in war and domestic life, their habits, diet, agriculture, manufactures, diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it a complete Indian system; with observations on former historians, the conduct of our colony governors, superintendents, missionaries, &c.; also an appendix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Missisippi lands, with their productions - the benefits of colonising Georgiana, and civilizing the Indians - and the way to make all the colonies more valuable to the Mother Country : with a new map of the country referred to in the history, by James Adair, Esquire, a trader with the Indians, and resident in their country for forty years

The history of the American Indians : particularly those nations adjoining to the Mississippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia: containing an account of their origin, language, manners, religious and civil customs, laws, form of government, punishments, conduct in war and domestic life, their habits, diet, agriculture, manufactures, diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it a complete Indian system; with observations on former historians, the conduct of our colony governors, superintendents, missionaries, &c.; also an appendix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Missisippi lands, with their productions - the benefits of colonising Georgiana, and civilizing the Indians - and the way to make all the colonies more valuable to the Mother Country : with a new map of the country referred to in the history, by James Adair, Esquire, a trader with the Indians, and resident in their country for forty years

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The history of the American Indians : particularly those nations adjoining to the Mississippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia: containing an account of their origin, language, manners, religious and civil customs, laws, form of government, punishments, conduct in war and domestic life, their habits, diet, agriculture, manufactures, diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it a complete Indian system; with observations on former historians, the conduct of our colony governors, superintendents, missionaries, &c.; also an appendix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Missisippi lands, with their productions - the benefits of colonising Georgiana, and civilizing the Indians - and the way to make all the colonies more valuable to the Mother Country : with a new map of the country referred to in the history
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The history of the American Indians
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particularly those nations adjoining to the Mississippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia: containing an account of their origin, language, manners, religious and civil customs, laws, form of government, punishments, conduct in war and domestic life, their habits, diet, agriculture, manufactures, diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it a complete Indian system; with observations on former historians, the conduct of our colony governors, superintendents, missionaries, &c.; also an appendix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Missisippi lands, with their productions - the benefits of colonising Georgiana, and civilizing the Indians - and the way to make all the colonies more valuable to the Mother Country : with a new map of the country referred to in the history
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by James Adair, Esquire, a trader with the Indians, and resident in their country for forty years
Title variation
History of the American Indians
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particularly those nations adjoining to the Mississippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia: containing an account of their origin, language, manners, religious and civil customs, laws, form of government, punishments, conduct in war and domestic life, their habits, diet, agriculture, manufactures, diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it a complete Indian system; with observations on former historians, the conduct of our colony governors, superintendents, missionaries, &c.; also an appendix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Mississippi lands, with their productions - the benefits of colonising Georgiana, and civilizing the Indians - and the way to make all the colonies more valuable to the Mother Country : with a new map of the country referred to in the history
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Language
eng
Summary
Pages 1-220 contain arguments on the descent of the American Indians from the Jews; pages 221-374 contain accounts of the Katahba, Cheerake, Muskohge, Choktah, and Chikkasah nations; pages 376-448 contain general observation; pages 449-464 contain an appendix, "Advice to statesmen; shewing the advantages of mutual affection between Great Britain and the North American Colonies
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NjRocCCS
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approximately 1709-1783
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Adair, James
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E77
LC item number
.A21 1775
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
  • HeinOnline American Indian law collection
  • HeinOnline religion and the law
  • HeinOnline democracy in America
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  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians
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specialized
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The history of the American Indians : particularly those nations adjoining to the Mississippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia: containing an account of their origin, language, manners, religious and civil customs, laws, form of government, punishments, conduct in war and domestic life, their habits, diet, agriculture, manufactures, diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it a complete Indian system; with observations on former historians, the conduct of our colony governors, superintendents, missionaries, &c.; also an appendix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Missisippi lands, with their productions - the benefits of colonising Georgiana, and civilizing the Indians - and the way to make all the colonies more valuable to the Mother Country : with a new map of the country referred to in the history, by James Adair, Esquire, a trader with the Indians, and resident in their country for forty years
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  • First edition
  • ©2012 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
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The history of the American Indians : particularly those nations adjoining to the Mississippi, East and West Florida, Georgia, South and North Carolina, and Virginia: containing an account of their origin, language, manners, religious and civil customs, laws, form of government, punishments, conduct in war and domestic life, their habits, diet, agriculture, manufactures, diseases and method of cure, and other particulars, sufficient to render it a complete Indian system; with observations on former historians, the conduct of our colony governors, superintendents, missionaries, &c.; also an appendix, containing a description of the Floridas, and the Missisippi lands, with their productions - the benefits of colonising Georgiana, and civilizing the Indians - and the way to make all the colonies more valuable to the Mother Country : with a new map of the country referred to in the history, by James Adair, Esquire, a trader with the Indians, and resident in their country for forty years
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • First edition
  • ©2012 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (464 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Error in pagination: 102 printed for 101
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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