Uncovering American History: A Primary Source Investigation of the Trail of Tears, 1st Edition

  • Jeremy Klar
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  • ISBN-10: 1499435169
  • ISBN-13: 9781499435160
  • DDC: 975.004
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

The story of the Cherokee Nation and its tragic displacement by early colonial settlers is an integral part of American history. Here that tale is told through an investigation of primary sources related to the historic episode.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Cherokees: The Principal People.
2: Treaty After Treaty Broken.
3: General Jackson's Betrayal.
4: Fighting for Recognition.
5: Resisting the Indian Removal Act.
6: The Trail of Tears.
7: Rebuilding the Nation.
Timeline.
Primary Source Transcriptions.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.