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Negotiating for Georgia : British-Creek relations in the trustee era, 1733-1752 / Julie Anne Sweet.

Author/Creator:
Sweet, Julie Anne, 1970-
Publication:
Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 267 p. : ill., 1 map ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Creek Indians -- First contact with Europeans.
Creek Indians -- Government relations.
Creek Indians -- Colonization.
Whites -- Georgia -- Relations with Indians.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America.
Georgia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Contents:
Before they met : the British, the Lower Creeks, and the Georgia region
First contacts : preliminary negotiations
The trip to England : negotiations abroad
While they were gone : possible crises
Efforts to convert the Indians : strengthening ties
Keeping the peace : constant diplomacy
The treaty at Coweta : reaffirming alliances
The funeral of Tomochichi : mourning a mediator
The War of Jenkins' Ear : the height of cooperation
A cultural broker breaks confidence : the Mary Musgrove controversy
Conclusions.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-262) and index.
ISBN:
0820326755
OCLC:
56493626
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