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Product Description: Though they are not as well known as tribes like the Sioux or Cherokee, the Creek are one of the oldest and most important Native American tribes in North America. With roots that tie them to the Ancient Moundbuilders, the Creek were one of the most established groups in the Southeastern United States, and came to be known as one of the Five Civilized Tribes...read more

Hardcover:

9780404155285 | Ams Pr Inc, June 1, 1976, cover price $37.95

Paperback:

9781530181520 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 23, 2016, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Red Eagle and the Wars With the Creek Indians of Alabama is a classic Native American history text by George Cary Eggleston.
9781530173907 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 22, 2016, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: George Cary Eggleston (26 November 1839 – 14 April 1911) American author and brother of fellow author Edward Eggleston (1837–1902).
9781517129279 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 31, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Red Eagle and The Wars with The Creek Indians of Alabama
9781505572339 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 27, 2015, cover price $12.99
9781508513551 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 19, 2015, cover price $6.99
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Product Description: The story of Mary Musgrove (1700–1764), a Creek Indian–English woman struggling for success in colonial society, is an improbable one.As a literate Christian, entrepreneur, and wife of an Anglican clergyman, Mary was one of a small number of “mixed blood” Indians to achieve a position of prominence among English colonists...read more

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9780813042213 | Univ Pr of Florida, October 21, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The story of Mary Musgrove (1700–1764), a Creek Indian–English woman struggling for success in colonial society, is an improbable one.

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Product Description: Lost Creeks collects for the first time all the journals and shorter autobiographical works of noted Muscogee (Creek) writer, humorist, and political activist Alexander Posey (1873–1908). In his brief but productive life Posey became an influential political spokesperson, man of letters, and advocate for better conditions in Indian Territory...read more

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9780803216280 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, May 1, 2009, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Lost Creeks collects for the first time all the journals and shorter autobiographical works of noted Muscogee (Creek) writer, humorist, and political activist Alexander Posey (1873–1908).

American Composer Zenobia Powell Perry: Race & Gender in the 20th Century profiles this woman who faced tremendous challenges as a female, an African American and as a woman of mixed heritage. Perry's life provides insight to a special moment in the 1920s and '30s when black American composers were finally being recognized for their unique contributions to the country's music.

Paperback:

9780810863767 | Scarecrow Pr, December 28, 2008, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: American Composer Zenobia Powell Perry: Race & Gender in the 20th Century profiles this woman who faced tremendous challenges as a female, an African American and as a woman of mixed heritage.

Miscellaneous:

9780810863774 | Scarecrow Pr, January 16, 2009, cover price $50.00

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Product Description: First published in 1939, McGillivray of the Creeks is a unique mix of primary and secondary sources for the study of American Indian history in the Southeast. The historian John Walton Caughey's brief but definitive biography of Creek leader Alexander McGillivray (1750-1793) is coupled with 214 letters between McGillivray and Spanish and American political officials...read more
By William J. Bauer (introduced by) and John Walton Caughey

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9781570036927 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, April 30, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: First published in 1939, McGillivray of the Creeks is a unique mix of primary and secondary sources for the study of American Indian history in the Southeast.

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Product Description: The first biography of Jackson Barnett, who gained unexpected wealth from oil found on his property. This book explores how control of his fortune was violently contested by his guardian, the state of Oklahoma, the Baptist Church, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and an adventuress who kidnapped and married him...read more

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9780195162332 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 9, 2003, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The first biography of Jackson Barnett, who gained unexpected wealth from oil found on his property.

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9780195182989 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 15, 2005, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: The first biography of Jackson Barnett, who gained unexpected wealth from oil found on his property.

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Product Description: A confederate soldier, pioneer merchant, rancher, newspaper publisher, and town builder, George Washington Grayson also served for six decades as a leader of the Creek Nation. His life paralleled the most tumultuous events in Creek Indian and Oklahoma history, from the aftermath of the Trail of Tears through World War I...read more

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9780806131603 | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A confederate soldier, pioneer merchant, rancher, newspaper publisher, and town builder, George Washington Grayson also served for six decades as a leader of the Creek Nation.

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Product Description: When Vince Mendoza began to write his life story, he turned to his memory of visiting the deathbed of his great-grandmother, a Creek Indian who embodied the history and dauntless will of her people. The memory inspired both sorrow and boundless pride...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803231887 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The winner of the 1996 North American Indian Prose Award, the author's first book traces his childhood as the son of a Creek Indian mother and a Mexican father, his experiences of racism, his service in Vietnam, and his wife's death.

Paperback:

9780803282575 | Bison Books, May 1, 1999, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: When Vince Mendoza began to write his life story, he turned to his memory of visiting the deathbed of his great-grandmother, a Creek Indian who embodied the history and dauntless will of her people.

Portrays William Weatherford, who rejected his Scots and French ancestry and embraced his Creek heritage, describes his fight against white encroachment in Georgia, and reflects on his spiritual influence.

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9781578060306 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, November 1, 1998, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Portrays William Weatherford, who rejected his Scots and French ancestry and embraced his Creek heritage, describes his fight against white encroachment in Georgia, and reflects on his spiritual influence.

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Product Description: Born of Creek mothers and Scottish fathers, William McIntosh (White Warrior) and William Weatherford (Red Eagle) fought on opposing sides during the Creek War of 1813-14. This work provides the story behind the legends and folk tales surrounding these two Creek Indian leaders. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780817303402 | Univ of Alabama Pr, May 1, 1988, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Born of Creek mothers and Scottish fathers, William McIntosh (White Warrior) and William Weatherford (Red Eagle) fought on opposing sides during the Creek War of 1813-14.

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9780817309145 | Reprint edition (Univ of Alabama Pr, March 9, 1998), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Born of Creek mothers and Scottish fathers, William McIntosh (White Warrior) and William Weatherford (Red Eagle) fought on opposing sides during the Creek War of 1813-14.

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One of the world's last Native American shaman explores his life and the teachings he received and explains how traditional tribal creek wisdom can be applied to the problems of the modern world. Reprint. PW.

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9780425161609 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, February 1, 1998), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A Muskogee Creek shaman demonstrates how traditional tribal wisdom can be applied to the problems of the modern world

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Interweaving philosophy and personal anecdotes, a Muskogee Creek shaman demonstrates how traditional tribal wisdom can be applied to the problems of the modern world, emphasizing the importance of integrity, character development, self-knowledge, and purpose. 12,500 first printing.

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9780517702833 | Clarkson Potter, March 1, 1996, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A Muskogee Creek shaman demonstrates how traditional tribal wisdom can be applied to the problems of the modern world

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Product Description: "The publication of George Washington Grayson’s autobiography brings to light perhaps the only existing written account of a nineteenth-century Indian leader. Born in 1843 near present-day Eufaula, Oklahoma, Grayson served as a Confederate army officer during the Civil War and in various offices of the Creek Nation from 1870 until his death in 1920...read more

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9780806123226 | Reprint edition (Univ of Oklahoma Pr, February 1, 1991), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "The publication of George Washington Grayson’s autobiography brings to light perhaps the only existing written account of a nineteenth-century Indian leader.

Product Description: "An excellent book fore understanding the settlement of Georgia from the Creek Indian point of view." - The Book Report

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9780877971337 | Cherokee Pub, October 1, 1987, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: "An excellent book fore understanding the settlement of Georgia from the Creek Indian point of view.

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