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    • The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears

    • By: Theda Perdue, Michael Green
    • Narrated by: George Wilson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    Acclaimed historians Theda Perdue and Michael D. Green paint a moving portrait of the infamous Trail of Tears. Despite protests from statesmen like Davy Crockett, Daniel Webster, and Henry Clay, a dubious 1838 treaty drove 17,000 mostly Christian Cherokee from their lush Appalachian homeland to barren plains beyond the Mississippi. For 4,000, this brutal forced march lead only to their deaths.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great audio book

    • By Steve on 03-23-08

    Regular price: $25.87

    • North American Indians

    • A Very Short Introduction
    • By: Michael D. Green, Theda Perdue
    • Narrated by: Richard Davidson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
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      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    When Europeans first arrived in North America, between five and eight million indigenous people were already living there. But how did they come to be here? What were their agricultural, spiritual, and hunting practices? How did their societies evolve and what challenges do they face today?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So much information!

    • By timothy on 02-29-16

    Regular price: $12.25