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Title Zamumo's Gifts : Indian-European Exchange in the Colonial Southeast / Joseph M. Hall, Jr.
Imprint Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2009]
©2009

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Description 1 online resource (248 pages) : illustrations
Series Early American Studies
Early American studies.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Bio/Hist Note Joseph M. Hall, Jr. is Associate Professor of History at Bates College.
Note In English.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed October 27 2015).
Subject Europeans -- Commerce -- Southern States -- History -- 17th century.
Europeans -- Commerce -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.
History -- Colonial Period (1600-1775) -- United States.
Indians of North America -- Colonial period.
Indians of North America -- Commerce -- Southern States -- History -- 17th century.
Indians of North America -- Commerce -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.
Indians of North America -- First contact with Europeans -- Southern States.
Indians of North America -- Southern States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Southern States.
1600-1799
Genre History.
Contents Frontmatter -- Contents -- List of Abbreviations -- Introduction -- 1. The Spirit of a Feather: The Politics of Mississippian Exchange -- 2. Floods and Feathers: From the Mississippian to the Floridian -- 3. Seeking the Atlantic: The Growth of Trade -- 4. Following the White Path: Migration and the Muskogees' Quest for Security -- 5. Creating White Hearts: Anxious Alliances amid the Slave Trade -- 6. The Yamasee War: Trade Reformed, a Region Reoriented -- 7. Cries of ''Euchee!'': Imperial Trade in a Creek Southeast -- Conclusion: Gifts and Trade, Towns and Empires -- Notes -- Glossary of Native Place Names -- Index -- Acknowledgments.
Summary Zamumo's Gifts traces the evolution of Indian-European exchange, from gift giving as a diplomatic tool to the trade of commodities that bound colonists and Natives in commercial relations.