TITLE

STAND WATIE AND THE AGONY OF THE CHEROKEE NATION

PUB. DATE
January 1980
SOURCE
Journal of the West;Jan80, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p95
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
36447761

 

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