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Alex Posey; Creek Poet, Journalist, and Humorist: Creek Poet, Journalist, and Humorist (American Indian Lives)
by Daniel F. Littlefield
(Hardcover - March 1992)

The Collected Works of Benjamin Hawkins, 1796-1810
by Benjamin Hawkins, Thomas Foster, H. Thomas Foster
Paperback from Univ. of Alabama Press

 

Creek Country: The Creek Indians and Their World
Creek Country: The Creek Indians and Their World
by Robbie Ethridge
Book Description: Reconstructing the human and natural environment of the Creek Indians in frontier Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee, Robbie Ethridge sheds new light on a time of wrenching transition. Creek Country presents a compelling portrait of a culture in crisis, of its resiliency in the face of profound change, and of the forces that pushed it into decisive, destructive conflict.

Ethridge begins with the arrival of U.S. Indian Agent Benjamin Hawkins, whose tenure among the Creeks coincided with a period of increased federal intervention in tribal affairs, growing tension between Indians and non-Indians, and pronounced strife within the tribe. In a detailed description of Creek town life, the author reveals how social structures were stretched to accommodate increased engagement with whites and blacks. The Creek economy, long linked to the outside world through the deerskin trade, had begun to fail. Ethridge details the Creeks' efforts to diversify their economy, especially through experimental farming and ranching, and the ecological crisis that ensued. Disputes within the tribe culminated in the Red Stick War, a civil war among Creeks that quickly spilled over into conflict between Indians and white settlers and was ultimately used by U.S. authorities to justify their policy of Indian removal. 
Paperback from Univ of North Carolina Pr

 
The Creek (Indians of the Americas)
The Creek (Indians of the Americas)
by Shirlee Petkin Newman
Paperback from Franklin Watts, Incorporated
 
Creek Religion and Medicine
by John R. Swanton, James Taylor Carson (Introduction)
(Paperback)

Creek Indian Medicine Ways: The Enduring Power of Muskoke Religion
by David Lewis, Ann T. Jordan
(Hardcover)

The Creek: Farmers of the Southeast (American Indian Nations)
by Tracey Boraas (School & Library Binding)

A Creek Warrior for the Confederacy: The Autobiography of Chief G. W. Grayson (Civilization of the American Indian Series, Vol 189)
By G. W. Grayson

Creeks and Seminoles: Destruction and Regeneration of the Muscogulge People (Indians of the Southeast)
by J. Leitch Wright
(Paperback - August 1990)

Creek Indian History: A Historical Narrative of the Genealogy, Traditions and Downfall of the Ispocoga or Creek Indian Tribe of Indians by One of the ...
by Virginia Pounds Brown (Editor), et al
(Paperback)

The Creeks (Indians of North America)
by Michael D. Green, Frank W. Porter (Designer)
(Library Binding - May 1990)

A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee: With Notes on the Florida and Oklahoma Seminole Dialects of Creek (Studies in the Anthropology of North American Indians Series)
by Jack B. Martin, Margaret McKane Mauldin
(Hardcover)
 

Deerskins & Duffels: The Creek Indian Trade With Anglo-America, 1685-1815 (Indians of the Southeast)
Deerskins & Duffels: The Creek Indian Trade With Anglo-America, 1685-1815 (Indians of the Southeast)
by Kathryn E. Holland Braund
Paperback from Univ of Nebraska Pr
 
Early History of the Creek Indians and Their Neighbors (With Map)
by John Reed Swanton
Paperback from University Press of Florida

The Federal Road Through Georgia, the Creek Nation, and Alabama, 1806-1836
by Henry Deleon
Listed under Alabama
 

The Fus Fixico Letters: A Creek Humorist in Early Oklahoma
The Fus Fixico Letters: A Creek Humorist in Early Oklahoma
by Alexander Posey, Daniel F. Littlefield, Carol a Petty Hunter, A. Lavonne Brown Ruoff
Paperback from Univ of Oklahoma Pr (Txt)
 
Grandmother Five Baskets
by Lisa Larrabee, Lori Sawyer (Illustrator)
(Paperback - October 1993)

In Bitterness and in Tears : Andrew Jackson's Destruction of the Creeks and Seminoles
by Sean Michael O'Brien
Listed under Andrew Jackson

Introduction to Muscogee (Creek)
by Rev. James Wesley, Gregg Howard (Editor) (Ring-bound)

McIntosh and Weatherford, Creek Indian Leaders
by Benjamin W., Jr. Griffith
Paperback from Univ. of Alabama Press

 

A New Order of Things : Property, Power, and the Transformation of the Creek Indians, 1733-1816
A New Order of Things : Property, Power, and the Transformation of the Creek Indians, 1733-1816
by Claudio Saunt
Paperback from Cambridge University Press
28 August, 1999
 
Now the Wolf Has Come: The Creek Nation in the Civil War
by Christine Schultz White, Benton R. White (Contributor)
(Hardcover)

Old Hickory's War: Andrew Jackson and the Quest for Empire
by David S. Heidler, Jeanne T. Heidler
Book Description: In the years following the War of 1812, Battle of New Orleans hero General Andrew Jackson became a power unto himself. Having earlier gained national acclaim and a military promotion upon successfully leading the West Tennessee militia in the Creek War of 1813-1814, Jackson furthered his fame in the First Seminole War in 1818, which led to his invasion of Spanish West Florida without presidential or congressional authorization and to the execution of two British subjects.
Listed under Andrew Jackson

Opothleyaholo and the Loyal Muskogee: Their Flight to Kansas in the Civil War
by Lela J. McBride Brockway Tindle, et al
(Hardcover)

Road to Disappearance: A History of the Creek Indians
by Angie Debo
Paperback: ; Dimensions (in inches): 1.24 x 8.19 x 5.41
Publisher: Univ of Oklahoma Pr (Trd); Reprint edition (August 1985)
ISBN: 0806115327

Red Eagle and the Wars With the Creek Indians of Alabama
by George Cary Eggleston
(Paperback)
 

Sacred Revolt
by Joel W. Martin
Book Description: The Muskogees' Struggle for a New World

"In Sacred Revolt Joel Martin places the 1813-1814 revolt of the people who were called 'Creek Indians' in the context of world history while forsaking nothing of the texture of their own culture. With a deft use of multiple perspectives, he has rewritten a chapter in the history of the Old South. His book will do much to freshen stale ways of thinking about a valiant people."
-Charles Hudson, author of The Southeastern Indians
Paperback from Beacon Press
1993

 
Sand Creek Massacre
by Stan Hoig, Stanley Hoig
Paperback from Univ of Oklahoma Pr (Trd)
1974
 
The Wind Is My Mother: The Life and Teachings of a Native American Shaman
by Bear Heart, Molly Larkin (Contributor)
 
Without Quarter: The Wichita Expedition and the Fight on Crooked Creek
by William Young Chalfant, Roy Grinnell
Hardcover from Univ of Oklahoma Pr (Trd)
1991
 

 
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