Brickhouse, Anna C. “‘I Do Abhor an Indian Story’: Hawthorne and the Allegorization of Racial ‘Commixture.’” ESQ: A Journal of the American Renaissance 42, No. 4 (Fourth Quarter 1996): 233-53.
Discusses Hawthorne's discomfort with literary representations of Native Americans.
Fleck, Richard F. “John Muir's Evolving Attitudes Toward Native American Cultures.” American Indian Quarterly 4, No. 1 (February 1978): 19-31.
Traces the evolution of Muir's negative preconceptions about Native Americans into an attitude of sympathetic concern for their plight.
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