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League of the Iroquois by Lewis Henry Morgan

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Published by Citadel Press in Secaucus, N.J .
Written in English


  • Iroquois Indians,
  • Iroquoian languages,
  • Names, Geographical -- New York (State)

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First published in 1851 under title: League of the Ho-dé-no-sau-nee, or Iroquois.

Other titlesLeague of the Ho-dé-no-sau-nee, or Iroquois.
Statementby Lewis Henry Morgan ; introduction by William N. Fenton.
LC ClassificationsE99.I7 M85 1962
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 477 p. :
Number of Pages477
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21209176M
ISBN 100806502932

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morgan, Lewis Henry, League of the Iroquois. New York: Corinth Books, © (OCoLC) A Citadel Press book. Originally published in under title: League of the Ho-d'e-no-sau-nee, Iroquois. "A classic study of an American Indian tribe with the original illustrations"--Cover.   The Iroquois, known also as the Haudenosaunee (which means People Building a Long House), were a powerful and important Native American confederacy located in the northeastern part of North the colonial period, this confederacy was known to the French as the ‘Iroquois League’, and later as the ‘Iroquois Confederacy’.Author: Dhwty.   League of the Ho-dé-no-sau-nee or Iroquois by Morgan, Lewis Henry, ; Lloyd, Herbert M. (Herbert Marshall), b. Publication date Topics Iroquois Indians, Iroquois language, Names, Geographical -- New York (State) Publisher New York: Dodd,Mead Collection cdl; americanaPages: