Cherokee Nation: A History of Survival, Self Determination and Identity
by Bob Blackburn, Duane King, & Neil Morton
Here is a new book published in 2018, which is a survey of Cherokee History. This book is published by the Cherokee Nation and co-authored by Bob Blackburn, Duane King and Neil Morton. All are noted historians, the beautiful cover depicts artwork “Going Snake’s Trail” by Daniel HorseChief, and the book designer is Roy Boney Jr. It is written in an easy to read form, covering four centuries of Cherokee history from “ancient traditions to struggles to survive, and a return to self-determination”. A very nice overview of basic Cherokee history. The book contains many maps, color and black & white photos, syllabary, endnotes, bibliography and index. Hardcover, w/dustcover, 278 pages total.