Red Clay, 1835

Cherokee Removal and the Meaning of Sovereignty

By Jace Weaver, Laura Adams Weaver

Approx. 234 pp., 8 x 10, 1 map, notes, bibl

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-1-4696-7064-5
    Published: July 2022
  • E-book EPUB ISBN: 978-1-4696-7243-4
    Published: July 2022
  • E-book PDF ISBN: 979-8-8908-6383-6
    Published: July 2022

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Red Clay, 1835 envelops students in the treaty negotiations between the Cherokee National Council and representatives of the United States at Red Clay, Tennessee. As pressure mounts on the Cherokee to accept treaty terms, students must confront issues such as nationhood, westward expansion, and culture change. This game book includes vital materials on the game's historical background, rules, procedures, and assignments, as well as core texts by figures such as Andrew Jackson, John Ross, and Elias Boudinot.

About the Authors

Jace Weaver is professor of religion at the University of Georgia.
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Laura Adams Weaver is instructor of English at the University of Georgia.
For more information about Laura Adams Weaver, visit the Author Page.