Why did the Cherokee adopt a policy of assimilation/accommodation with whites? What did the policy entail? How effective was it?
Why were they unable to prevent the Trail of Tears?
- Wm G. McLoughlin, After the Trail of Tears: The Cherokees’ Struggle for Survival, 1839-1880
- Wm G. McLoughlin, Cherokee Renascence in the New Republic
- Wm McLooughlin & Walter H. Conser, The Cherokees and Christianity, 1794-1870
- John Finger, The Eastern Band of Cherokees, 1819-1900
- Theda Perdue, Nations Remembered: An Oral History of the Cherokees, Chickasaws, Choctaws, Creeks and Seminoles in
- Theda Perdue, Cherokee Women.
- Jack Gregory and Rennard Strickland, Sam Houston with the Cherokees, 1829-1833
- Theda Perdue, Michael D.Green, The Cherokee removal : a brief history with documents
- Theda Perdue Slavery and the evolution of Cherokee society, 1540-1866 [electronic resource accessible via the library webcat] .