The center of a great empire : the Ohio country in the early American republic / edited by Andrew R.L. Cayton and Stuart D. Hobbs.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Athens : Ohio University Press, c2005.
Description
viii, 225 p. ; 24 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-217) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction : the significance of Ohio in the early American Republic / Andrew R.L. Cayton
  • Reconsidering the ideological origins of Indian removal : the case of the Big Bottom "massacre" / Patrick Griffin
  • The changing political world of Thomas Worthington / Donald J. Ratcliffe
  • Ohio gospel : Methodism in the early Ohio / John Wigger
  • The evolution of racial politics in early Ohio / Ellen Eslinger
  • How colleges shaped a public culture of usefulness / Kenneth H. Wheeler
  • "My whole enjoyment & almost my existence depends upon my friends" : family and kinship in early Ohio / Tamara Gaskell Miller
  • The Ohio country in the political economy of nation building / Christopher Clark
  • Afterword : new directions in the history of Ohio in the early American Republic / Stuart D. Hobbs.
ISBN
  • 0821416200 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0821416480 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2004030590
OCLC
57507047
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