Hobomok & Other Writings on Indians by Lydia Maria Child

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Hobomok, A Tale of Early Times is the provocative story of an upperclass white woman who marries an Indian chief, has a child, then leaves him-with the child-for another man. This novel, originally published in 1824, is a powerful first among antipatriarchal and antiracist novels in American listerature. In addition, this collection contains seven remarkable short stores; an extract on Indian women from Child's groundbreaking History of the Condition of Women in Various Ages and Nations (1835); a selection from her best ...

Hobomok & Other Writings on Indians by Lydia Maria Child 1986, Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780813511641

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