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Author Wickman, Patricia R. (Patricia Riles), Author

Title Warriors without war : Seminole leadership in the late twentieth century / Patricia Riles Wickman
Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (x, 405 pages) : illustrations
Contents An alternate universe -- Coming of age in the '70s -- James "E." Billie : the man who would be king -- Hitting the big time -- Dollars and drugs -- Home, home on the res -- One too many alligators -- Money matters (more and more) -- The beginning of the end -- Gaming : the next chapter -- The fourth Seminole war -- La ley del deseo -- A change, of course? -- Coda -- Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Billie, James, 1944-, Seminole chief -- Influence.
Billie, James, 1944-
Gambling on Indian reservations -- Florida -- History -- 20th century.
Gambling on Indian reservations -- Oklahoma -- History -- 20th century.
Indian leadership -- Florida -- History -- 20th century.
Indian leadership -- Oklahoma -- History -- 20th century.
Seminole Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Seminole Indians -- Florida -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Seminole Indians -- Oklahoma -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Seminole Nation of Oklahoma -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010053743
ISBN (cloth alk. paper)