Univ of Oklahoma Pr "Indian Justice" Book is written by John Howard Payne and is a firsthand account of the trial of Archilla Smith: a Cherokee charged with the murder of John MacIntosh in 1840.
Univ of Oklahoma Pr "Indian Justice" Book explores the evolution of tribal court systems, Indian justice over the past century and a half. Book describes the trial with reference to the bitter factional controversies in the Cherokee nation.
Age group and grade: Ages 15+ years
Title: "Indian Justice: A Cherokee Murder Trial at Tahlequah in 1840"
Author: John Howard Payne, editor: Grant Foreman, foreword by Rennard Strickland
Subject: Criminal law
Number of pages: 136
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
Publication date: 5/1/2002, edition: 1st
Size: 7.9"H x 5.5"W x 0.5"D
Explores the evolution of tribal court systems and Indian justice over the past century and a half
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