Tecumseh: A Biography, 1st Edition

  • Amy H. Sturgis
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  • ISBN-10: 0313341788
  • ISBN-13: 9780313341786
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 138 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released September 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

Presents the life of a key figure in Native American battle-lore. Explores the Shawnee culture, Tecumseh's childhood, the transformation of his brother, Tenskwatawa into "The Prophet", his creation of a pan-tribal movement, the War of 1812, and his legacy in history and popular culture.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in Greenwood Biographies.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
Timeline: Events in the Life of Tecumseh.
1: Tecumseh's World.
2: Coming of Age.
3: From Follower to Leader.
4: The Rise of the Prophet.
5: Tecumseh's Message.
6: The End of Prophetstown.
7: The Storm of War.
8: The Battle of the Thames.
9: Tecumseh in Memory and Popular Culture.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.