The relentless business of treaties : how indigenous land became US property /
The United States was the first country to be founded with private property as an organizing principle. The westward growth of the U.S.--the business of territory making--was essentially the expansion of a system of property. This required supplanting any other relationships to the landscape, not on...
|Main Author:||Case, Martin, 1957-|
St. Paul, Minnesota :
Minnesota Historical Society Press,
215 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm