"I have been meang to get the book, and one would think that since I have Cherokee blood I would have already read it, but alas, I have not. Honestly, it has been very hard to make the time to do the "outside" research on the Native…"
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"I have the book (which I have already read) and still have to finish this video. At about 20 min in he gives an interesting quote from Christopher Hitchens that I found very disturbing. I have tried to find the original essay…"
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Oh, also, what were the original inhabitants like, ethnically? I mean, I guess I always thought they were Spanish settlers, but you are saying the Spanish conquered the islanders? Where the similar to Native American Indians, or like Hawaiian natives?