Iroquois Confederacy:

  • Who? five or six tribes
  • What? create some peace among the tribes, the great council of elders, people who are considered leaders
  • When? once a year
  • Where? the northeast
  • Why is this important?? Related ideas? shows that they had structured civilization, they had a strong alliance, they believed in a limited government. women had a say at the home front, suggest indirect limited power.