A Law of Blood: The Primitive Law of the Cherokee Nation

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John Phillip Reid is widely known for his groundbreaking work in American legal history. "A Law of Blood," first published in the early 1970s, led the way in an additional newly emerging academic field: American Indian history. As the field has flourished, this book has remained an authoritative text. Indeed, Gordon Morris Bakken writes in the foreword to this edition that Reid s original study shaped scholarship and inquiry for decades. Forging the research methods that fellow historians would soon adopt, Reid carefully ...

A Law of Blood: The Primitive Law of the Cherokee Nation 2006, Northern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780875806082

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