Lives of Famous Indian Chiefs (Illustrated Edition)

Lives of Famous Indian Chiefs (Illustrated Edition) Book Details

By Norman B. Wood

  • Category: History, Books, Biographies & Memoirs
  • Type: ebook
  • Release Date: 2019-02-11
  • Author: Norman B. Wood
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Lives of Famous Indian Chiefs (Illustrated Edition) Overview

"Lives of Famous Indian Chiefs" is a collection of biographies of the influential and notable Native Americans such as King Philip, Pontiac, Black Hawk and Geronimo, just to name the few. The author also reviews different theories on the origin of Native Americans and their original homeland, prior to American continent.


Cofachiqui, The Indian Princess

Powhatan, or Wah-Un-So-Na-Cook

Massasoit, The Friend of the Puritans

King Philip, or Metacomet, The Last of the Wampanoaghs

Pontiac, The Red Napoleon, Head Chief of the Ottawas and Organizer of the First Great Indian Confederation

Logan, or Tal-Ga-Yee-Ta, The Cayuga (Mingo) Chief, Orator and Friend of the White Man. Also a Brief Sketch of Cornstalk

Captain Joseph Brant, or Thay-En-Da-Ne-Gea, Principal Sachem of the Mohawks and Head Chief of the Iroquois Confederation

Red Jacket, or Sa-Go-Ye-Wat-Ha, "The Keeper Awake." The Indian Demosthenes, Chief of the Senecas

Little Turtle, or Michikiniqua, War Chief of the Miamis, and Conqueror of Harmar and St. Clair

Tecumseh, or "The Shooting Star," Famous War-chief of the Shawnees, Organizer of the Second Great Indian Confederation and General in the British Army in the War of 1812

Black Hawk, or Ma-Ka-Tai-Me-She-Kia-Kiak, and His War

Shabbona, or Built Like a Bear, The White Man's Friend, a Celebrated Pottawatomie Chief

Sitting Bull, or Tatanka Yotanka, The Great Sioux Chief and Medicine Man

Chief Joseph, of the Nez Perces, or Hin-Mah-Too-Yah-Lat-Kekt, Thunder Rolling in the Mountains, The Modern Xenophon

Geronimo, or Go-Yat-Thlay, The Yawner, The Renowned Apache Chief and Medicine Man

Quanah Parker, Head Chief of the Comanches, With, an Account of the Captivity of His Mother, Cynthia Anne Parker, Known as "The White Comanche"

A Sheaf of Good Indian Stories From History

Indian Anecdotes and Incidents, Humorous and Otherwise

Whence Came the Aborigines of America?

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