By Philip P. Mason
Though the Shawnee leader Tecumseh tried to shape a confederacy of tribes to stem the tide of white payment within the previous Northwest, in November of 1811, the americans marched to his village on the mouth of Tippecanoe Creek. the consequent conflict ended all desire of an Indian federation and had far-reaching results on American and British kin. The British, blamed for delivering the Indians with hands, drew the ire of hawks in Congress, who clamored ever extra loudly for a struggle to finish England’s strength in North the United States. Revised with a brand new advent and up-to-date biographical details, After Tippecanoe comprises six papers initially offered as lectures in Windsor, Canada, and Detroit, Michigan, throughout the wintry weather of 1961–62 by means of 3 American and 3 Canadian historians. Their concentration is the warfare of 1812 because it spread out within the nice Lakes zone, with designated emphasis at the clash in Michigan, manhattan, and Ontario, Canada.
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