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Author Mihesuah, Devon A., 1957- author
Title Ned Christie : the creation of an outlaw and Cherokee hero / Devon A. Mihesuah
Imprint Norman, OK : University of Oklahoma Press, [2018]
©2018
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 人文社會聯圖  E99.C5 C65575 2018    AVAILABLE    30610020610150
Descript xviii, 252 pages : illustrations, portraits, genealogical tables ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-237) and index
Introduction: how we know about Ned Christie -- Family, friends, and home -- Ned the politician -- Bad company -- On the run -- The final fight -- Young men lost: Arch Wolfe and Charles Hair -- The Humphrey theory -- Creating outlaws and the heroic heroes who kill them
"This biography of Nede Wade Christie also analyzes his role in the genre of outlaw literature, and how writers have manipulated or fabricated information to create the image of Nede as either a crazed and guilty outlaw or an innocent martyr"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Christie, Ned, 1852-1892
Cherokee Indians -- Biography
Cherokee Indians -- History -- 19th century
Cherokee Indians -- Government relations
Outlaws -- Indian Territory -- History
Indian Territory -- Biography
Alt Title Creation of an outlaw and Cherokee hero
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