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Black Hawk: The Battle for the Heart of America

This book explains the Black Hawk War. This book also explains events leading to the Black Hawk War, mainly pertaining to Black Hawk and his resistance in forcefully being relocated westward. (books.google.com) For any use other than instructional resources, please check with the organization that owns this item regarding copyright restrictions.
Henry Holt and Company
Publishing Place
New York, NY
Iowa History Eras
Early & Late Date
2001 to 2011
Resources & Additional Info
Summary Resource and Additional Information: Click Here This book connects to the following standards: Standard SS.3.27 Immigration and Migration: A lesson could be created about Native American forced migration westward into Iowa. Standard SS-Gov.9-12.28 Iowa Issues and Policy: A lesson could be created about how the federal government treated Native Americans, particularly how they treated Black Hawk. This lesson could also discuss why Native Americans were pushed westward past the Mississippi River.