Context

Context of Biography and history of the Indians of North America : from its first discovery to the present time comprising details in the lives of all the most distinguished chiefs and counsellors, exploits of warriors, and the celebrated speeches of their orators; also a history of their wars, massacres and depredations, as well as the wrongs and sufferings which the Europeans and their descendants have done them; with an account of their antiquities, manners and customs, religion and laws; likewise exhibiting an analysis of the most distinguished as well as absurd authors, who have written upon the great question of the first peopling of America