Covers, Titles, and Tables: The Formations of American Literary Canons







CONTENTS

xix Preface

EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY, . 1800-1865

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1392 Publishing-Growth and Goals 1396 Religion and Common Culture

1400 The Debates over RaCIsm and Slavery 1405 The Debate over Women's "Sphere" 1410 The Many Cultures of America

1412 The Rise of Industry

1415 IndividualIsm and/versus Community

1420 Native America

1422 Jane Johnston Schoolcraft (Ojibwa) (1800-1841) 1423 Mishosha, or the Magician and His Daughters

1428 The Forsaken Brother

1431 Major George Lowery (Cherokee) (c. 1770-1852)

1434 Notable Persons in Cherokee History: Sequoyah or George Gist

1442 Elias Boudinot (Cherokee) (c. 1802-1839)

1445 An Address to the Whites

1452 John Ross (Cherokee) (1790-1866) 1453 Letter to Lewis Cass, February 14, 1833 1457 Letter to Andrew Jackson, March 28,1834

1459 William Apess (Pequot) (1798-?)

1460 An Indian's Looking-Glass for the White Man

1465 John Wannuaucon Quinney (Mahican) (1797-1855) 1468 Quinney's Speech

1472 Seattle (Duwamish) (1786-1866) 1473 Speech of Chief Seattle

1475 George Copway (Kah-ge-ga-gah-bowh; Ojibwa) (1818-1869) 1477 from The Life of Kah-ge-ga-gah-bowh

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1829-2004

Dr. Kenneth Roemer
University of Texas at Arlington

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