Peoples of the Inland Sea · Native Americans and Newcomers in the Great Lakes Region, 1600–1870 · By David Andrew Nichols

Diverse in their languages and customs, the Native American peoples of the Great Lakes region—the Miamis, Ho-Chunks, Potawatomis, Ojibwas, and many others—shared a tumultuous history. In the colonial era their rich homeland became a target of imperial ambition and an invasion zone for European diseases, technologies, beliefs, and colonists.

Cover of 'Peoples of the Inland Sea'