The first episode explores the polar strategies - peaceful diplomacy and warfare - the Wampanoag people employed in their struggle to maintain their identity.
Shawnee warrior Tecumseh and his brother, the prophet Tenskwatawa, organized an ambitious pan-Indian resistance movement. This is a story of strength, pride and pronounced courage.
David Tall Pine White explains his role as language consultant.
Chris Eyre discusses the complexity of Native American history.