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Chief Seattle"s speech(es)

Rudolf Kaiser

Chief Seattle"s speech(es)

American origins and European reception : almost a detective story : paper presented at the EAAS Biennial Conference, Rome, Italy, 1984

by Rudolf Kaiser

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seattle, -- Chief, -- 1790-1866.,
  • Indians of North America -- Washington (State) -- History -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rudolf Kaiser.
    ContributionsSeattle, Chief, 1790-1866., European Association for American Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27, [17] leaves ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13546944M

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    Chief Seattle summary: A chief to the Duwamish people his native name is closer to Si’ahl. The city found in the state of Washington is named after him. He is famous for having made a speech that was generally in favor of being responsible to the environment and to have respect of the land rights of his :// Chief Seattle's beautiful speech from have through the ages been interpreted and construed in many ways. Here you have the opportunity to read the speech in its two main versions. Ted Perrys version of the Speech. And Henry A. Smidts version of the Speech published in Seattle Sunday Star Octo


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