The Bitter Waters of Medicine Creek: A Tragic Clash Between White and Native America

Book by Richard Kluger
The Bitter Waters of Medicine Creek, by Richard Kluger

This book looks at the  notorious Medicine Creek Treaty with the Nisqually, Puyallup, Muckleshoot and other tribes, which claimed 2.4 million acres for the United States — an area that includes much of today’s Pierce, Lewis, Thurston and Mason counties.

The 384-page book by Richard Kluger takes a new look at a local piece of history. For more information, click HERE.

 

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