The White Earth Tragedy


The White Earth Tragedy

Ethnicity and Dispossession at a Minnesota Anishinaabe Reservation, 1889–1920

Melissa L. Meyer

333 pages
Illus., maps


June 1999


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About the Book

This compelling interdisciplinary history of an Anishinaabe community at the White Earth Reservation in Minnesota offers a subtle and sophisticated look at changing social, economic, and political relations among the Anishinaabeg and reveals how cultural forces outside of the reservation profoundly affected their lives.

Author Bio

Melissa L. Meyer is an associate professor of history at the University of California, Los Angeles.