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Author Sayre, Gordon M. (Gordon Mitchell), 1964-
Title The Indian chief as tragic hero : native resistance and the literatures of America, from Moctezuma to Tecumseh / Gordon M. Sayre.
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2005.

Author Sayre, Gordon M. (Gordon Mitchell), 1964-
Subject American literature -- History and criticism.
Indians in literature.
Indians of North America -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Indians of North America -- Wars -- Historiography.
American drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism.
Indians of North America -- Historiography.
Heroes in literature.
Description 1 online resource (x, 357 pages) : illustrations, genealogical tables
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-341) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Acknowledgments; 1 From Enemy to Hero; 2 Moctezuma; 3 Metacom; 4 Pontiac; 5 Logan; 6 The Natchez; 7 The Pueblo Revolt; 8 Tecumseh; Notes; Works Cited; Index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Summary Includes chapters on seven major resistance struggles, including the Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and the Natchez Massacre of 1729. This book offers an analysis of not only the tragedies and epics written about these leaders, but also their own speeches and strategies, as recorded in archival sources and narratives by adversaries.
Note English.
ISBN 0807877018 (electronic bk.)
9780807877012 (electronic bk.)
0807829706 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780807829707 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807856320 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780807856321 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 69678095
Additional Format Print version: Sayre, Gordon M. (Gordon Mitchell), 1964- Indian chief as tragic hero. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2005 0807829706 0807856320 (DLC) 2005008005 (OCoLC)58788866

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