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A Century of Dishonor

A Sketch of the United States Government's Dealings with Some of the Indian Tribes

A Century of Dishonor by Helen Hunt Jackson
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First published in 1881, Helen Hunt Jackson's A Century of Dishonor is a classic account of the U.S. government's flawed Indian policy and the unfair and cruel treatment afforded North American Indians by expansionist Americans. Jackson wrote the book as a polemic to 'appeal to the hearts and conscience of the American people', who she hoped would demand legislative reform from Congress and redeem the country's name from the stain of a 'century of dishonor'. Her efforts, which constitute a landmark in Indian reform, helped begin the long process of public awareness for Indian rights that continues to the present day.

Digital Scanning, Inc.; March 2001
526 pages; ISBN 9781582182872
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Title: A Century of Dishonor
Author: Helen Hunt Jackson
 
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