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Product Description: Without no law and all by my lonesome, I’m gonna have to steal that stole money and get…outta there alive... He lit out of Texas with ten dollars and a swayback horse, a wanted man at age thirteen. Kid Parmlee’s crime: he shot the man who shot his dog...read more

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9781250094155 | St Martins Pr, October 4, 2016, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Without no law and all by my lonesome, I’m gonna have to steal that stole money and get…outta there alive.
9780312982126 | St Martins Pr, February 1, 2002, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Young outlaw Kid Parmlee finds his peaceful refuge in Fosterville threatened when his reputation as a gunfighter leads him on a dangerous bounty hunt for a gang of ruthless criminals.

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Product Description: The devil’s on my tail, and he’s wearing a badge. Arrested for a robbery I didn’t commit, I broke out of jail and took it on the lam… The Fosterville sheriff’s bagged a few outlaws. The trouble is, Kid Parmlee, his buddy Zeb, and his Paw are dead ringers for bandits who took a stagecoach and made off with a fortune in gold...read more

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9780786237401 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, January 1, 2002), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: "The devil's on my tail, and he's wearing a badge.

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9781250091994 | St Martins Pr, August 30, 2016, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The devil’s on my tail, and he’s wearing a badge.
9780312978631 | St Martins Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Kid Parmlee, his friend Zeb, and Kid's father are caught between the trigger-happy Fosterville sheriff and a trio of vicious outlaws when they are mistaken for the bandits who robbed a stagecoach worth a fortune in gold.

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Product Description: If I was to be an outlaw, I told myself, I’d be a hard one, and I’d be a good one. I’d be the god damnest outlaw that ever come down the pike... Scrawny, young Melvin Parmlee lit out of Texas wearing a pair of old overalls and riding a swayback horse...read more

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9780786236121, titled "Fugitive's Trail" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: If I was to be an outlaw, I told myself, I’d be a hard one, and I’d be a good one.

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9781250091963, titled "Fugitive's Trail" | St Martins Pr, August 2, 2016, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: If I was to be an outlaw, I told myself, I’d be a hard one, and I’d be a good one.
9780312975081, titled "Fugitive's Trail" | St Martins Pr, August 1, 2000, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A teenage fugitive, Melvin Parmlee flees Texas to escape a charge of murder after killing a man for shooting his dog, following a twisted trail of adventure, revenge, hardship, and danger as he grows from boy to man.

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Product Description: Adopted into the Cherokee tribe as a teenager, William Holland Thomas (1805–1893), known to the Cherokees as Wil Usdi (Little Will), went on to have a distinguished career as lawyer, politician, and soldier. He spent the last decades of his life in a mental hospital, where the pioneering ethnographer James Mooney interviewed him extensively about Cherokee lifeways...read more
By Robert J. Conley and Luther Wilson (foreword by)

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9780806146591 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, February 16, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Adopted into the Cherokee tribe as a teenager, William Holland Thomas (1805–1893), known to the Cherokees as Wil Usdi (Little Will), went on to have a distinguished career as lawyer, politician, and soldier.

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Product Description: When recent Harvard graduate George Tanner returns home to Tahlequah in the Cherokee nation, he finds the town bustling and accommodations scarce. The council is in session and everyone is in town.Captain Go-Ahead Rider, the district sheriff, offers Tanner immediate employment as a deputy...read more

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9780871316127 | M Evans & Co, September 1, 1990, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: George Tanner is delighted to be appointed deputy sheriff under Captain GoAhead Rider, the top lawman for the Cherokee Nation, until the prospective arrival of the railroad ignites tension and a drunken recluse is framed for murder

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9781590774083 | Reprint edition (M Evans & Co, July 7, 2014), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: When recent Harvard graduate George Tanner returns home to Tahlequah in the Cherokee nation, he finds the town bustling and accommodations scarce.
9780671743659 | Reprint edition (Pocket Books, August 1, 1992), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: George Tanner is delighted to be appointed deputy sheriff under Captain Go-Ahead Rider, the top lawman for the Cherokee Nation, until the prospective arrival of the railroad ignites tension and a drunken recluse is framed for murder

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Product Description: For many years Oliver Colfax worked as a hired killer. But after he developed a friendship with one of his targets, Colfax lost heart in that line of work and quit. A few odd jobs keep body and soul together, but until Colfax decides what to do with the rest of his life, he’s content sitting in his St...read more

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9781560540403 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 1990), cover price $15.95
9780871315861 | M Evans & Co, January 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Formerly a hired killer, Oliver Colfax comes out of 'retirement' to take on cattle rustlers who are plaguing a Colorado rancher

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9781590774106 | Reprint edition (M Evans & Co, July 7, 2014), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: For many years Oliver Colfax worked as a hired killer.
9781597221252 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, December 16, 2005), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A Spur Award-winning Author For years Oliver Colfax worked as a hired killer.
9780671743642 | Reprint edition (Pocket Books, March 1, 1992), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Formerly a hired killer, Oliver Colfax comes out of 'retirement' to take on cattle rustlers who are plaguing a Colorado rancher

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9781883268244 | Spellbinders Inc, November 1, 1995, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: When a wealthy rancher asks Oliver Colfax to deal with some cattle rustlers, he declines, thinking it's just one more case of a big landowner wanting it all--until he learns that a production of Titus Andronicus is playing in nearby Pullman, Colorado.

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Product Description: Marshal Barjack didn't really want to arrest the troublemaker, but he didn't have much choice. After all, the drunk jackass pulled out a gun and shot an unarmed man to death right in front of Barjack in Barjack's very own saloon. So now the marshal’s got no choice but to hold him in jail until the judge can arrive for a trial...read more

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9781428511743 | Dorchester Pub Co Inc, September 15, 2011, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Marshal Barjack didn't really want to arrest the troublemaker, but he didn't have much choice.
9780843964011 | Original edition (Leisure Books, November 23, 2010), cover price $6.99

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Product Description: When the townsfolk of Asininity decide that they no longer need Barjack, a tough-as-nails former gunfighter for a lawman, they try to make him leave, but Barjack refuses to go down without a fight. Original.

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9780843960778 | Leisure Books, October 28, 2008, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: When the townsfolk of Asininity decide that they no longer need Barjack, a tough-as-nails former gunfighter for a lawman, they try to make him leave, but Barjack refuses to go down without a fight.

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Product Description: Trouble rides into Asininity in the form of a bank robber and his gang, trailed by a Cherokee out for revenge. Sheriff Barjack will have to move fast if he wants to keep the peace, stay alive, and keep the profits from the Hooch House rolling in.

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9780843962253 | Leisure Books, August 25, 2009, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Trouble rides into Asininity in the form of a bank robber and his gang, trailed by a Cherokee out for revenge.

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Product Description: Gaming and chiefing. Imposters and freedmen. Distinguished novelist Robert J. Conley examines some of the most interesting facets of the Cherokee world. In 26 essays laced with humor, understatement, even open sarcasm, this popular writer takes on politics, culture, his people’s history, and what it means to be Cherokee...read more

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9780806139432, titled "Cherokee Thoughts, Honest and Uncensored: Honest and Uncensored" | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, October 31, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Gaming and chiefing.

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Product Description: The Cherokee Nation is one of the largest and most important of all the American Indian tribes. The first history of the Cherokees to appear in over four decades, this is also the first to be endorsed by the tribe and the first to be written by a Cherokee...read more

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9780826332349 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, June 1, 2005, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The Cherokee Nation is one of the largest and most important of all the American Indian tribes.

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9780826332356 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, February 28, 2008, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The Cherokee Nation is one of the largest and most important of all the American Indian tribes.

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Product Description: A modern medicine man portrayed through the words of the people he has helpedRobert J. Conley did not set out to chronicle the life of Cherokee medicine man John Little Bear. Instead, the medicine man came to him. Little Bear asked Conley to write down his story, to reveal to the world “what Indian medicine is really about...read more

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9780806136653 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, May 30, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A modern medicine man portrayed through the words of the people he has helpedRobert J.

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9780806138770 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, August 30, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A modern medicine man portrayed through the words of the people he has helpedRobert J.

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Product Description: Growing up in the early 1800s, a Cherokee Indian warrior, Tahchee, hopes that peace has finally been declared between his tribe and that of the Osage, but when he takes an Osage bride, her own people brutally kill her.

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9781587249594 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, May 3, 2005), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Growing up in the early 1800s, a Cherokee Indian warrior, Tahchee, hopes that peace has finally been declared between his tribe and that of the Osage, but when he takes an Osage bride, her own people brutally kill her.
9780671898687 | Pocket Books, August 1, 1995, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Growing up in the early 1800s, a Cherokee Indian warrior, Tahchee, hopes that peace has finally been declared between his tribe and that of the Osage, but when he takes an Osage bride, her own people brutally kill her.

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Investigating the surprising murder of a well-liked schoolteacher, Sheriff Rider and Deputy Tanner begin to suspect that the killer is not among the obvious suspects, and they delve into the victim's past for clues.

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9781587246234 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, June 1, 2004), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Investigating the surprising murder of a well-liked schoolteacher, Sheriff Rider and Deputy Tanner begin to suspect that the killer is not among the obvious suspects, and they delve into the victim's past for clues.
9780671898670 | Pocket Books, May 1, 1995, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Investigating the surprising murder of a well-liked schoolteacher, Sheriff Rider and Deputy Tanner begin to suspect that the killer is not among the obvious suspects, and they delve into the victim's past for clues

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Product Description: A Spur Award-winning Author How could it have happened? A prisoner, locked alone in a guarded cell, had been shot and killed at close range. Sheriff Go-Ahead Rider already had his hands full in Tahlequah as the Cherokee capital braced for a vote on the issue of a land grant...read more

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9781587246241 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, April 1, 2004), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A Spur Award-winning Author How could it have happened?
9780671779009 | Pocket Books, February 1, 1994, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: As the Cherokee capital braces for a vote on the issue of a land grant, Sheriff Go-Ahead Rider must contend with a murder that takes place in his own jail

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The people of the small Western town of Asininity worry when a notorius gunfighter called the Widowmaker comes to town, especially when he and Marshal Barjack become pals, but soon more trouble arises.

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9780786258789 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, December 1, 2003), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The people of the small Western town of Asininity worry when a notorius gunfighter called the Widowmaker comes to town, especially when he and Marshal Barjack become pals, but soon more trouble arises.

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9780843948349 | Leisure Books, February 1, 2001, cover price $4.50 | About this edition: The people of the small Western town of Asininity worry when a notorius gunfighter called the Widowmaker comes to town, especially when he and Marshal Barjack become pals, but soon more trouble arises.

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Product Description: Given one year to put his affairs in order after being sentenced to die for killing a man, Nickajack becomes caught between warring factions within the Cherokee nation. By the author of Ned Christie's War.

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9780385416955 | Doubleday, April 1, 1992, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Given one year to put his affairs in order after being sentenced to die for killing a man, Nickajack becomes caught between warring factions within the Cherokee nation

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9780312984885 | St Martins Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Nickajack finds himself caught between warring factions within the Cherokee Nation after his people are removed from their ancestral lands and relocated to the Indian territory.
9780553562569 | Reprint edition (Bantam Books, April 1, 1994), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Given one year to put his affairs in order after being sentenced to die for killing a man, Nickajack becomes caught between warring factions within the Cherokee nation

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9781585473373 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, September 1, 2003), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Given one year to put his affairs in order after being sentenced to die for killing a man, Nickajack becomes caught between warring factions within the Cherokee nation.

Product Description: En route to Iowa through Indian Territory, Dhu Walker and Ben Lacey come face to face with Newt Trainor, who is determined to possess the gold that the two are carrying.

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9780754089629 | Large print edition (Chivers, June 1, 2003), cover price $55.01 | About this edition: En route to Iowa through Indian Territory, Dhu Walker and Ben Lacey come face to face with Newt Trainor, who is determined to possess the gold that the two are carrying.
9780786242993 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: En route to Iowa through Indian Territory, Dhu Walker and Ben Lacey come face to face with Newt Trainor, who is determined to possess the gold that the two are carrying.

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9780754089636 | Large print edition (Chivers, June 1, 2003), cover price $22.01 | About this edition: En route to Iowa through Indian Territory, Dhu Walker and Ben Lacey come face to face with Newt Trainor, who is determined to possess the gold that the two are carrying.
9780671749316 | Pocket Books, February 1, 1993, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Newt Trainor and his gang are determined to steal the gold that Dhu Walker, a half-breed Cherokee, and Ben Lacey, his partner in the LWM ranch, are taking across Indian territory

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Product Description: Hearing of the atrocities committed by the Spanish invaders, Squani, the son of a Timuca woman raped by a Spaniard and taken in by the Cherokee, ventures off on a dangerous and painful journey of discovery that leads him to the Spanish and a confrontation with his heritage.

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9780385426220 | Doubleday, May 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Hearing of the atrocities committed by the Spanish invaders, Squani, the son of a Timuca woman raped by a Spaniard and taken in by the Cherokee, ventures off on a dangerous and painful journey of discovery that leads him to the Spanish and a confrontation with his heritage

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9780806132778 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: "No one weaves a tribal story quite like Robert Conley.
9780553560336 | Reprint edition (Bantam Books, May 1, 1996), cover price $4.99 | also contains Getting to Yes With Yourself: And Other Worthy Opponents | About this edition: Slipping away from his Cherokee tribe in the hopes of finding his Spaniard father, young Asquani hopes to attain the acceptance that was forbidden to him by his mother's people but must eventually choose between two conflicting heritages.

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9781585472567 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, February 1, 2003), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Hearing of the atrocities committed by the Spanish invaders, Squani, the son of a Timuca woman raped by a Spaniard and taken in by the Cherokee, ventures off on a dangerous and painful journey of discovery that leads him to the Spanish and a confrontation with his heritage.

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Dhu Walker, a half-Cherokee Texas rancher seeking to avenge the shooting of his partner, pursues a band of outlaws across the American West.

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9780786243044 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, December 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Dhu Walker, a half-Cherokee Texas rancher seeking to avenge the shooting of his partner, pursues a band of outlaws across the American West.
9780754088691 | Large print edition (Chivers, June 1, 2002), cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Dhu Walker, a half-Cherokee Texas rancher seeking to avenge the shooting of his partner, pursues a band of outlaws across the American West.

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9780754088707 | Large print edition (Chivers, June 1, 2002), cover price $22.01 | About this edition: Dhu Walker, a half-Cherokee Texas rancher seeking to avenge the shooting of his partner, pursues a band of outlaws across the American West.
9780671749309 | Reissue edition (Pocket Books, May 1, 1993), cover price $4.50 | About this edition: Dhu Walker, a half-Cherokee Texas rancher seeking to avenge the shooting of his partner, pursues a band of outlaws across the American West.

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Dhu Walker, an Indian forced to fight for the Confederacy, joins with Ben Lacey, an Iowa farmboy, when both are accused of treason to the South

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9780786243020 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 2002), cover price $24.95

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9780671694760 | Pocket Books, March 1, 1991, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Dhu Walker, an Indian forced to fight for the Confederacy, joins with Ben Lacey, an Iowa farmboy, when both are accused of treason to the South

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Product Description: Book by Conley, Robert J.

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9780786244249 | Large print edition (Chivers, August 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Book by Conley, Robert J.
9780517008294, titled "Wilder and Wilder" | Random House Inc, October 1, 1988, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: When the ugly spector of drug trafficking interferes with their luxurious dude ranch vacation and a reunion with an old friend becomes a nightmare of deceit, Maggie and Jack Wilder, professional writers and amateur sleuths, spring into action

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The Cherokee nation faces a threat from the United States government as Ned Christie, who is trying to preserve their heritage, becomes a suspect in the shooting of a deputy marshal. Reprint.

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9780871316363 | M Evans & Co, June 1, 1991, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The Cherokee nation faces a threat from the United States government as Ned Christie, who is trying to preserve their heritage, becomes a suspect in the shooting of a deputy

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9780312984878 | St Martins Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: The Cherokee nation faces a threat from the United States government as Ned Christie, who is trying to preserve their heritage, becomes a suspect in the shooting of a deputy marshal.
9780671759698 | Reprint edition (Pocket Books, September 1, 1993), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: The Cherokee nation faces a threat from the United States government as Ned Christie, who is trying to preserve their heritage, becomes a suspect in the shooting of a deputy

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Product Description: The dramatic story of the Cherokee people has long captivated appreciators of American history. In ""Cherokee,"" the history and culture of one of the most resilient original peoples of the United States is brought to life through spectacular photography and vivid prose...read more

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9781558686038 | Graphic Arts Center Pub Co, August 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The dramatic story of the Cherokee people has long captivated appreciators of American history.

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A novelization of the life of the revered Cherokee leader traces the major events and conflicts that occurred throughout his late-eighteenth-century life, from the expulsion and massacres, to the Indian wars fought at the side of Andrew Jackson, to the treaty violations and removals.

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9780312281342 | 1 edition (St Martins Pr, June 1, 2002), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Presents a novelization of the life of the Cherokee leader, tracing the major events and conflicts that occurred throughout his late-eighteenth-century life.

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