Black Hawk and the Warrior's Path, 2nd Edition

Nichols, Roger L.
Date published: 
March 2017

Completely updated and expanded, the 2nd edition of Black Hawk and the Warrior’s Path is a masterful account of the life of the Sauk warrior and leader, and his impact on the history of early America. The period between 1760 and 1840 is brought to life through vivid discussion of Native American society and traditions, Western frontier expansion, and US-Native American politics and conflicts. Students will understand key themes and find meaningful connections  among historical events in Native American and 18th century American history.