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  • Remembering the Modoc War: Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence
  • Boyd Cothran
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  • 06 May 2019
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Remembering the Modoc War: Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence

Summary ☆ Remembering the Modoc War: Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence Í PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free On October the US Army hanged four Modoc headmen at Oregon s Fort Klamath The condemned had supposedly murdered the only US Army general to die during the Indian wars of the nineteenth century Their much anticipated execution marked the end of the Modoc War of But as Boyd Cothran demonstrates the conflict s close marked the beginning of a new struggle over the memory of the war Exami.

Review ´ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ô Boyd Cothran

Summary ☆ Remembering the Modoc War: Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence Í PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ning representations of the Modoc War in the context of rapidly expanding cultural and commercial marketplaces Cothran shows how settlers created and sold narratives of the conflict that blamed the Modocs These stories portrayed Indigenous people as the instigators of violence and white Americans as innocent victims Cothran examines the production and circulation of these narratives.

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Summary ☆ Remembering the Modoc War: Redemptive Violence and the Making of American Innocence Í PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free From sensationalized published histories and staged lectures featuring Modoc survivors of the war to commemorations and promotional efforts to sell newly opened Indian lands to settlers As Cothran argues these narratives of American innocence justified not only violence against Indians in the settlement of the West but also the broader process of US territorial and imperial expansion.