Suggested Readings 
by James E. Lewis Jr., Ph. D.
Kalamazoo College

  • Calloway, Colin G. "Beyond the Vortex of Violence: Indian-White Relations in the Ohio Country, 1783-1815." Northwest Ohio Quarterly 64 (Winter 1992): 16-26.
  • Chappell, Sally Anderson. Cahokia: Mirror of the Cosmos. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002.
  • Davis, James E. Frontier Illinois. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1998.
  • Dowd, Gregory Evans. A Spirited Resistance: The North American Indian Struggle for Unity, 1745-1815. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992.
  • Edmunds, R. David, and Joseph L. Peyser. The Fox Wars: The Mesquakie Challenge to New France. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1993.
  • Emerson, Thomas E., and R. Barry Lewis, eds. Cahokia and the Hinterlands: Middle Mississippian Cultures of the Midwest. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1991.
  • Hagan, William T. The Sac and Fox Indians. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1958.
  • Horsman, Reginald. Expansion and American Indian Policy, 1783-1812. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1967.
  • Pauketat, Timothy R., and Thomas E. Emerson, eds. Cahokia: Domination and Ideology in the Mississippian World. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997.
  • Prucha, Francis Paul. The Great Father: The United States Government and the American Indians, 2 vols. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1984.
  • Sleeper-Smith, Susan. Indian Women and French Men: Rethinking Cultural Encounter in the Western Great Lakes. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2001.
  • Tanner, Helen Hornbeck, ed. Atlas of Great Lakes Indian History. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1987.
  • White, Richard. The Middle Ground: Indians, Empires, and Republics in the Great Lakes Region, 1650-1815. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1991.