Life of Black Hawk, or Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak
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Published by Penguin USA, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

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Open LibraryOL24286490M
ISBN 109781101120897, 9781101126738, 9781101125274

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Black Hawk, born Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, ( – October 3, ) was a band leader and warrior of the Sauk American Indian tribe in what is now the Midwest of the United States. Although he had inherited an important historic sacred bundle from his father, he was not a hereditary civil Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, , Saukenuk, . autobiography of ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, or black hawk, embracing the traditions of his nation, various wars in which he has been engaged, and his account of the cause and general history of the black hawk war of , his surrender, and travels through the united states. The modern reader has much to learn from The Life of Black Hawk. Historically, it represents an invaluable time capsule; the psychology of the Native American, an authentic chief no less, is, if not a more all-encompassing portrait of devastating war than The Diary of Anne Frank at least its equal--in its inherent sincerity and pathos/5. Oct 07,  · This item: Life of Black Hawk, or Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak: Dictated by Himself by Black Hawk Paperback $ Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over $ Details. A Son of the Forest" and Other Writings (Native Americans of the Northeast) by William Apess Paperback $/5(19).

Article abstract: Black Hawk was a leader in the last Indian war of the old Northwest; he also dictated one of the most interesting Indian autobiographies, Life of Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, or. In Black Hawk they had edited and published Life of Ma-Ka-Tai-Me-She-Kia-Kiak or Black its authenticity was questioned at the time, it is generally accepted now as Black Hawk’s autobiography. Life of Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak Or Black Hawk: Embracing the Tradition of His Nation: Indian Wars in which He Has Been Engaged: Cause of Joining the British in Their Late War with America, and Its History: Description of the Rock-River Village: Manners and Customs: Encroachments by the Whites, Contrary to Treaty: Removal from His Village in ; with an Account of the Cause and. Get this from a library! Life of Black Hawk, Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak.. [Black Hawk, Sauk chief; J B Patterson; Milo Milton Quaife] -- Black Hawk was born at the Sac village on Rock river in , the son of Py-e-sa. His great grandfather, Na-nà-ma-kee, was born in .

The son of the tribe’s medicine man, Black Hawk’s exploits as a warrior aided his rise to the status of tribal war leader. Here, Black Hawk chronicles his life as well as the story of his tribe, who were forced from their lands in Illinois during a series of skirmishes with American settlers in what came to be known as the Black Hawk War. This short book-the full title of which is Autobiography of Ma-Ka-Tai-Me-She-Kia-Kiak, or Black Hawk, Embracing the Traditions of his Nation, Various Wars In Which He Has Been Engaged, and His Account of the Cause and General History of the Black Hawk War of , His Surrender, and Travels Through the United States/5(7). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Full text of "Life of Black Hawk, Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak" See other formats.