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Seminole Wars

President Andrew Jackson and the United States wanted the Seminoles to go… but Osceola said “No!” In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby journey into the Florida Everglades to unveil the causes and consequences of the Seminole Wars, the costliest Indian conflict in U.S. history. Discover how the Seminoles were an Indian nation unlike any other, made up of people of European, Indian, and African descent. Explore the life of Osceola, the celebrated war chief who battled the US Army to a standstill, in spite of far smaller numbers and limited technology. And see how the Seminole successfully stood their ground against the unjust policies of Indian removal, slavery, and discrimination!

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