After the Mourning Wars: The Iroquois as Allies in Colonial North American Campaigns, 1676-1760

TitleAfter the Mourning Wars: The Iroquois as Allies in Colonial North American Campaigns, 1676-1760
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsParmenter, Jon
JournalWilliam and Mary Quarterly
Volume64
Issue1
Start Page39
Pagination39-76
Date Published01/2007
Abstract

Mourning wars, which arose from a cultural mandate to replace deceased relatives and involved far-ranging, often large-scale raids on rival native nations to procure captives to either adopt or ritually torture and execute, typified pre-and early contact era Iroquois ...

URLhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/4491596
Short TitleAfter the Mourning Wars
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