Table of contents for Canaan : a novel / Donald McCaig.

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Part One: The Great Day of His Wrath 
Prologue: How a Man Is Made 
1 Two Tan Eggs 
2 Letter from Samuel Gatewood 
3 Low Dog Dreaming 
4 A Big Plum 
5 Independence Day 
6 A Hincty Nigger
7 The Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio 
8 Address from the Colored Citizens of Virginia to the People of the United 
States 
9 The Cocinero 
10 (Letter from Mrs. Duncan Gatewood to Mrs. Samuel Gatewood) 
11 Court Day 
12 Rainy Day Stew 
13 The Loyal League 
14 Son-of-a-Bitch Stew 
15 An Opium Eater
16 What Raven Saw 
17 Dispatch from Colonel Henry Carrington 
18 Letter from Edward Ratcliff to Jesse Burns
19 A Former Lover 
20 The Supplicant 
21 Military District #1
22 Incident on the Richmond & Danville Railroad
23 Terrapin la Delmonico 
24 In the Hayfield 
Part Two: The Atlantic, Mississippi & Ohio Railroad
25 A Philadelphia Sanitarium 
26 Letter from Jesse Burns to Edmund Ratcliff 
27 Letter from Thomas Byrd to Samuel Gatewood 
28 The Ironclad Oath 
29 Ki Ya Mani Yo 
30 Menu for a Banquet Honoring Mr. Charles Dickens
31 Letter from Eben Barnwell to Miss Pauline Byrd 
32 Impeachment 
33 A Happy Occasion
34 Circling the Kettle 
35 Letter from Mrs. Eben Barnwell to Miss Molly Semple
36 A Squaw Man 
37 Mr. Stuart argues for a Compromise 
38 Letter from Thomas Byrd to Samuel Gatewood 
39 The Candidate from Marshall Ward 
40 Ghost-Owning 
41 General Mahone's Signal Victory 
42 Immigrants 
43 Black Friday 
44 Washitu Strawberries 
Part Three: In the Valley of the Greasy Grass 
45 Light Broth and a Coddled Egg
46 In the Territory 
47 A Treasure Trove 
48 A Cadaver 
49 Ration Day 
50 On the Scoot 
51 Panic 
52 Mrs. S. T. Gatewood's Boardinghouse Brunswick Stew 
53 Official Correspondence 
54 The Bone Game 
55 In the Moon of Ripening Blackberries 
56 Hoka Hey 
57 Letter from Randolph Howland to Mrs. Eben Barnwell
58 Orders to General Custer, June 22, 1876
59 Kill Songs 
60 America's Temperance Drink 
Epilogue

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Indian women -- Fiction.
Santee Indians -- Fiction.
Freedmen -- Fiction.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Fiction.
Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1869-1934 -- Fiction.
Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876 -- Fiction.
United States -- History -- 1865-1898 -- Fiction.