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Alabama and the borderlands

from prehistory to statehood
  • 250 Pages
  • 1.96 MB
  • English

University of Alabama Press , University, Ala
Indians of North America -- Alabama -- History -- Congresses., Alabama -- History -- To 1819 -- Congre



Statementedited by R. Reid Badger and Lawrence A. Clayton.
ContributionsBadger, Reid., Clayton, Lawrence A., University of Alabama. College of Arts and Sciences.
LC ClassificationsF326.5 .A39 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 250 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3175565M
ISBN 100817302085
LC Control Number83017957

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Alabama and the Borderlands from Prehistory to Statehood by R. Reid Badger and Lawrence A. Clayton. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, Early Settlers of Alabama.

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This book debunks the standard account of the colony, which stresses the failure of the aristocratic, luxury-loving French to tame the wilderness.

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Instead, it shows that the Napoleonic officers involved in the colony sold their land share to speculators to finance an even more perilous adventure—invading the contested Texas borderlands.

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