In Bitterness and in Tears

Andrew Jackson's Destruction of the Creeks and Seminoles


Book Description

A gripping account of the Creek War of 1813, the Seminole War of 1818, and the tragic displacement by the U.S. Army of the defeated Creeks and other Native Americans to marginal lands west of the Mississippi.

About O'Brien, Sean Michael

Sean Michael O’Brien is the author of Mountain Partisans: Guerrilla Warfare in the Southern Appalachians, 1861–1865, and Mobile, 1865: Last Stand of the Confederacy.