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“Become an Independent People”: Rebuilding the Nation, 1795–1833

Sami Lakomäki

in Gathering Together: The Shawnee People through Diaspora and Nationhood, 1600-1870

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300180619
eISBN:
9780300182316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300180619.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The chapter investigates how the Shawnees adapted to the new geopolitical order created by the American victory in the Twenty Years’ War. It focuses on Catahecassa and other Mekoche chiefs who strove ... More


Shaking Hands with the Prophet: The War of 1812 and Native American Enthusiasms

John Mac Kilgore

in Mania for Freedom: American Literatures of Enthusiasm from the Revolution to the Civil War

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781469629728
eISBN:
9781469629742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469629728.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

This chapter focuses on the War of 1812 era and Native American resistance to US imperialism. It documents how the politics of enthusiasm, understood as religious fanaticism, was mobilized to ... More


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