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Create Account. Accessed 18 October In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Rescuing indigenous people from the condescension of New Age romanticism that turns them into ever peaceful, perfect ecologists, newer histories have shown how Indians not only resisted European colonialism, but also in some parts of North America carried out their own expansions.
The best of these newer western histories detail as well how prolonged interactions resulted in ethnic crossings as well as ethnic cleansings.
Most visibly, this intercourse produced mixed-race offspring, but historians have also tracked a wide range of exchanges that led to a blending of cultures. Such amalgamations have remained a hallmark of western American cultures in the 20th and now the 21st centuries.
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The History of the American West Gets a Much-Needed Rewrite
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