WorldCat Identities

Drake, Benjamin 1794-1841

Overview
Works: 53 works in 255 publications in 1 language and 4,326 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Fiction  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: E83.83, 970.30924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Benjamin Drake
Life of Tecumseh by Benjamin Drake( Book )

93 editions published between 1841 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and adventures of Black Hawk with sketches of Keokuk, The Sac and Fox Indians, and the late Black Hawk war by Benjamin Drake( Book )

42 editions published between 1838 and 2013 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales and sketches, from the Queen City by Benjamin Drake( Book )

14 editions published between 1838 and 1955 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches of the civil and military services of William Henry Harrison by Charles Stewart Todd( Book )

14 editions published between 1840 and 1980 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cincinnati in 1826 by Benjamin Drake( Book )

12 editions published between 1827 and 1976 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Indian chief of the West, or, life and adventures of Black Hawk by Benjamin Drake( Book )

20 editions published between 1848 and 2011 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketch of a journey through the western states of North America : from New Orleans, by the Mississippi, Ohio, city of Cincinnati and falls of Niagara, to New York, in 1827 by W Bullock( Book )

9 editions published between 1827 and 1958 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address, delivered on the sixth anniversary of the Erodelphian society of Miami university; September 27, 1831 by Benjamin Drake( Book )

2 editions published between 1831 and 1835 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A public oration by Benjamin Drake( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Indian of the West: or, Life and adventures of Black Hawk by Benjamin Drake( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel and Benjamin Drake papers( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of the new and flourishing city of Cincinnati by Benjamin Drake( Book )

2 editions published in 1827 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great indian chief of the west by Benjamin Drake( Book )

3 editions published between 1848 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Hawk : the great Indian chief of the West by Benjamin Drake( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the preface to The Great Indian Chief of the West: Or Life and Adventures of Black Hawk, Benjamin Drake shared with the reader the hope that his book might "contribute to awaken the public mind to a sense of the wrongs inflicted upon the Indians, and to arouse the Christian statesmen of this land to the adoption of a more liberal, upright and benevolent course of policy towards them." Of course, that benevolent course of policy was never adopted. Between the Black Hawk War of 1832 and the Wounded Knee Massacre of 1890, numerous wars, campaigns, and massacres took place west of the Mississippi. Benjamin Drake first published this excellent history on Black Hawk and the war named after him just six years after that war ended
Life of Tecumseh, etc by Benjamin Drake( Book )

1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cincinnati in 1826 by Benjamin Drake( )

1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and adventures of Black Hawk: with sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and Fox Indians and the late Black Hawk War. Sixth edition, improved by Benjamin Drake( Book )

1 edition published in 1841 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Tecumseh and of his brother the prophet; with a historical sketch of the Shawanoe Indians. By Benjamin Drake by Benjamin Drake( Book )

1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Benjamin Drake American historian

Languages
English (231)

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The great Indian chief of the West, or, life and adventures of Black HawkBlack Hawk : the great Indian chief of the West