"The work is authoritative, theoretically provocative, and accessibly written, and should stand as a definitive source on the Lumbee for some time, as well as a useful contribution to the understanding of the South."—Choice
"A welcome and valiant effort to elaborate on a quasi-comprehensive basis the history and contemporary status of this indigenous group. . . . It ranks high on the small list of works dealing with an Eastern tribe minus a treaty relationship with the federal government."—Ethnohistory
Using material derived from fieldwork among the Lumbee Indians, Professor Blu traces the changing relationships of the Lumbee with their black and white neighbours in this period and demonstrates that the Southern racial structure has been more flexible and complicated than has often been suggested.
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