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Fire and the spirits : Cherokee law from clan to court / by Rennard Strickland ; foreword by Neill H. Alford, Jr.

1st ed.. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [1975] .
ISBN 0806112271, 9780806112275

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Subjects Cherokee law.
Droit cherokee.
Series Civilization of the American Indian series ; v. 133.
Description xx, 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1975]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-254) and index.
Contents The Cherokees: people of the fire -- Traditional law ways and the spirit world -- Changing Cherokee conditions -- Stages in development -- Tribal goals and values in Cherokee law -- Corpus of the Cherokee written laws -- Lawyers, judges, and sheriffs: Cherokee courts in operation -- Cherokee Supreme Courts apply their law, 1867-1898 -- Criminal punishment: a case study of tribal change -- The end of Cherokee law -- Survival of traditional Cherokee ways -- Cherokee legal history: chronology, 1540-1907 -- Summary of early laws of the Cherokees, 1818-1829 -- Cherokee constitution -- Jefferson to the Cherokee deputies, January 9, 1809.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1103010
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Strickland, Rennard.
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