216 pp., 6.125 x 9.25, 1 halftone, notes, bibl., index
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-4696-4228-4
Published: February 2018
eBook ISBN: 978-1-4696-1999-6
Published: March 2015
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About the Author
Philip F. Gura is William S. Newman Distinguished Professor of American Literature and Culture at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His many books include Truth's Ragged Edge: The Early American Novel and American Transcendentalism: A History, which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award.
For more information about Philip F. Gura, visit the Author Page.
“[An] engaging, insightful, and thoroughly detailed biography.”--Publishers Weekly, starred review
"This outstanding biography is essential reading for those interested in either Native American studies or American literature."--Library Journal, starred review
"Well-researched and enlightening." --Booklist
"A readable book that belongs in all undergraduate collections."--CHOICE
“Engaging and well researched. . . . Sophisticated and accessible, especially as a work of Indian-white history.”--Reviews in American History
“Gura helps readers understand the intersections of forms of racial prejudice, discrimination, and oppression in early America.”--Common-place: The Journal of Early American Life
Multimedia & Links
Listen: Gura talks to Frank Stasio on WUNC's The State of Things (4/8/2015, running time 19:07).