The Cherokee Kid

The Cherokee Kid

Will Rogers, Tribal Identity, and the Making of An American Icon

Book - 2015
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"Ware's book challenges the common view that famous Oklahoman humorist Will Rogers (1879-1935) was disengaged from his Cherokee roots and/or that those roots were superfluous at best. Amy Ware, on the contrary, argues that Rogers's legitimate Cherokee heritage remained a self-defining aspect of his life, his work, and his principles"--
Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas :, University Press of Kansas,, [2015]
ISBN: 9780700621002
Branch Call Number: BIO ROGERS W. Ware 12/2015
Characteristics: x, 317 pages :,illustrations, map ;,24 cm.


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