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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 January 2011
... But overall, Preston has created an original and stimulating narrative by engaging with frontier peoples on their own lands and on their own terms. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2010-073 Uncommon Defense: Indian Allies in the Black Hawk War. By John W. Hall. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 653–682.
Published: 01 October 2011
..., since in other parts of Mesoamerica, Indian allies of the Spanish endeavored to distance themselves from naborías. The patrons and painters of the lienzo sought to resolve this tension by casting the dependent servitude of naborías as merit-worthy service to the Spanish crown with the goal of achieving...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 749–753.
Published: 01 October 2009
... of California Press. Book Reviews Indian Conquistadors: Indigenous Allies in the Conquest of Mesoamerica. Edited by Laura E. Matthew and Michel R. Oudijk. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007. ix + 349 pp., figures, maps, tables. $45.00 cloth.) W. George Lovell, Queen’s University, Canada...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 423–447.
Published: 01 July 2009
... In subsequent meetings with federal officials in 1836 through 1838, and then again in 1843, the Choc- taws continued to press their treaty claims, sometimes supplementing their pleas with reminders of their former service to the United States as mili- tary allies, but never claiming an Indian identity...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 51–73.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., instead of being overdetermined by the laws emanating from Madrid or the audiencias . Strategizing for the production of a real cédula , the cabildo leaders also manipulated imperial legal history and its rhetoric of “protección” as well as operated within social networks of Indians and other allies...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 95–116.
Published: 01 January 2019
... Indian allies In the Mexican state of Tlaxcala, distant volcanoes cast imposing shadows across verdant valley floors lined with maize. In the sixteenth century, native people harvested the golden kernels and ground them using smooth stones to make the nourishing tortillas that sustained life. After...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 442–443.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Indians, Europeans, and Africans constructed and reconstructed networks. Almost completely taken by surprise in 1715 when many of their Indian allies launched a broad-based and decentralized war, South Carolinians were suddenly cut off from Indian networks. This shook the English so profoundly...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 639–668.
Published: 01 October 2007
... as a set of relationships that bound the French to their various Indian allies. Through ritual and ceremony the French in North America and their native allies reinvented themselves as flesh and blood of the same father. They became kin. In the colony of New France, governors struggled to build...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 725–750.
Published: 01 October 2004
... and the Indians who awaited them there.15 As trade continued, so did Iroquois attacks on the Ottawa Valley Algonquins and the Montagnais, who, soon to be joined by the Hurons, would make up New France’s native allies. In response to this aggression, in June 1603 Champlain suggested building a settlement...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 517–518.
Published: 01 July 2020
... allies. The French army represented the greatest known Euro-Indian army ever assembled. Native American reconnaissance supplied French and pan-Indian strategy with intelligence. Indian forces killed officers first, stripping the British regiments of direction. After officers, pan-Indian warriors struck...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 January 2018
... painstaking reconstruction of the domino effect triggered by eighteenth-century slave trading, when Indians allied with Portuguese slave hunters pushed their prey westward into Spanish territory. In turn, these groups displaced others farther up the Napo and Putumayo Rivers almost to the Andes—reshaping...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 723–755.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., an inseparable part of these commu- nities’ lives. To New Mexico these proud and powerful northerners came, both to trade and to raid, and by midcentury, their combined attacks had displaced New Mexico’s most proximate Indian allies as well as several of its northwestern settlements, including those along...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 589–633.
Published: 01 July 2005
... and distribution of this object increased as a result of the British Crown’s effort to arm its Indian allies. Indians may have acquired the pipe 592 Timothy J. Shannon Figure 2. Pipe tomahawk, c. 1770, Seneca (Haudenosaunee), N-84.95. Courtesy Thaw Collection...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 583–589.
Published: 01 October 2007
... in understanding Franco-Algonquian encounters. Arguing that many of the Indian allies whom the French classified as Sauteurs, or people of Sault Sainte Marie, inhabited multiple social worlds, Witgen reveals the blurred, circumscribed limits of imperial comprehension of native social identities while also...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (3): 265–285.
Published: 01 July 2022
... for negroes to clear the land.” Louisiana colonists preferred to enslave Africans rather than Native Americans because “the Indian allies of the French bring [Indian] slaves who are very good for cultivating the earth but the facility that they have in deserting prevents the colonists from taking charge...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 483–491.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Indian allies. In Your Fyre Shall Burn No More he argues the thesis put forward by his mentor, geographer Conrad Heidenriech (1987, 1990), that the Beaver Wars are a figment of the imaginations of historians and anthropologists...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 109–139.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., joint Tlaxcalan-Spanish expeditions engaged in warfare, trade, and colonization in the north. From this early period, the colonizers designed multiethnic agricultural and mining communities that continued to incorporate suc- cessive waves of northern Indian allies for more than two...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 581–603.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Following the British expulsions and rejection of the British interest by Cusseta and other Creek towns, Stuart devised a plan to dislodge the Cussetas and their Creek allies from their American alliance. By impos- ing a boycott on all British Indian trade from Pensacola, Stuart forced all Creek...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 381–413.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., “Conquest, Coercion, and Collaboration”; Chuchiak, “Forgotten Allies”; Yannakakis, “Indios Conquistadores of Oaxaca’s Sierra Norte”; Blosser, “‘By the Force of Their Lives and the Spilling of Blood’”; Powell, Soldiers, Indians, and Silver , 158–72; Restall, Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest , 44–63...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 285–302.
Published: 01 April 2009
..., with Indian allies, took over Detroit from Americans at the very beginning of the war; so this was another tribe that had black members. The more I read about these Indian communities, the more I realized that every one of them had some Africans living among them. Another well- known leader...