The Resource Native America, discovered and conquered : Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny, Robert J. Miller ; foreword by Elizabeth Furse

Native America, discovered and conquered : Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny, Robert J. Miller ; foreword by Elizabeth Furse

Label
Native America, discovered and conquered : Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny
Title
Native America, discovered and conquered
Title remainder
Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Miller ; foreword by Elizabeth Furse
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analysis of the legal and historical evidence that demonstrates the application of the Destiny of Discovery and Manifest Destiny by Euro-Americans against the native peoples and their governments in the now United States, and the invention of 'terra nullius'; international law of discovery and how 'law' was used by Europeans, American colonists and the American state and federal governments to dominate Indian people and nations and to dispossess them of much of their sovereignty, self-determination rights and property rights
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.04/97
Index
index present
LC call number
E93
LC item number
.M582 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Native America,
Label
Native America, discovered and conquered : Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny, Robert J. Miller ; foreword by Elizabeth Furse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-205) and index
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Contents
The doctrine of discovery -- The doctrine of discovery in America -- Thomas Jefferson and the doctrine of discovery -- Thomas Jefferson, Manifest Destiny, and the Indian nations -- Lewis and Clark and discovery -- Manifest Destiny and discovery -- The United States' exercise of discovery against the Indian nations, 1774-2005
Control code
000040464931
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 214 p.
Isbn
9780275990114
Lccn
2006021772
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u380492

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