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By Guy St-Denis

Part detective tale, half old inquiry, this ebook explores the numerous makes an attempt to find the chief's grave and lift a monument in his honour. the 1st great e-book at the topic dependent totally on Canadian fabric and filled with vibrant descriptions of neighborhood lifestyles within the 19th century, Tecumseh's Bones examines altering attitudes in the direction of Natives, sheds mild on their family with early Euro-Canadian settlers, and highlights the function of ladies in shaping the folklore traditions linked to the Shawnee leader. Drawing on a wealth of archival fabric, so much of which hasn't ever been released, Tecumseh's Bones will fascinate background buffs, historians, and secret lovers.

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