Helen Hunt Jackson

Helen Hunt Jackson (pen name, H.H.; born Helen Maria Fiske; October 15, 1830 – August 12, 1885) was an American poet and writer who became an activist on behalf of improved treatment of Native Americans by the United States government. She described the adverse effects of government actions in her history ''A Century of Dishonor'' (1881). Her novel ''Ramona'' (1884) dramatized the federal government's mistreatment of Native Americans in Southern California after the Mexican–American War and attracted considerable attention to her cause. Commercially popular, it was estimated to have been reprinted 300 times and most readers liked its romantic and picturesque qualities rather than its political content. The novel was so popular that it attracted many tourists to Southern California who wanted to see places from the book. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1972
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1976
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1900
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1939
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1959
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1932
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1878
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1899
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1884
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1969
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1915
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1965
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1887
    Microform Book
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1877
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1874
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1885
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1884
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    by Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Published 1919
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