Series: Native Americans of the Northeast
Paperback: 320 pages
Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press; Reprint edition (January 25, 2017)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1 x 9.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 1000711
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook
The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood. Apess's life intersects with multiple aspects of indigenous identity and existence in this period, including indentured servitude, slavery, service in the armed forces, syncretic engagements with Chr...