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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 611–634.
Published: 01 October 2000
... . Jonathan D. Hill, ed. Pp. 119 -41. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press. 1997 Swearing by the Past, Swearing to the Future:Sacred Oaths, Alliances, and Treaties among the Guianese and Jamaican Maroons. Ethnohistory 44 : 655 -89. Bricker, Victoria Reifler 1981 The Indian Christ, the Indian King...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 227–257.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Rebecca B. Bateman This article examines naming patterns in relation to the origins of the Black Seminoles, or Seminole Maroons. It argues that the data on Black Seminole naming represent substantial evidence for the existence of African-derived naming practices with features similar to those...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 113–141.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Kevin Mulroy This is a story of two hidden identities. It focuses on the family history of Phil Wilkes Fixico (aka Philip Vincent Wilkes and Pompey Bruner Fixico), a contemporary Seminole maroon descendant of mixed race who lives in Los Angeles. Phil is one-eighth Seminole Indian, one-quarter...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (2): 227–247.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Edward Mair Abstract This article argues that Black Maroons were able to maintain a semiformal space of freedom in Territorial Florida through their work as go-betweens. Scholarship understands the utility of the Maroons to the Florida Indians, but this text posits that Black go-betweens, through...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 195–217.
Published: 01 April 2013
... after the revolt, in 1534, Enriquillo surrendered, leaving many of the African cimarrones, or maroons, to fend for themselves, which they continued to do for another fourteen years.5 For nearly thirty years, African and Indian maroon slaves lived together in the Bahoruco Mountains while not only...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 694–695.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Africans who engaged in explicit rejections of the colonial order. Tardieu’s analysis includes discussion of an uprising of newly arrived slaves in 1669 and the constant threat of maroons. Two chapters trace the Spanish-maroon conflict that resulted in the creation of the free-black town of San Lorenzo de...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 437–438.
Published: 01 July 2017
... or among Caribbean maroon societies—captives could therefore play central roles in defining peoples. She builds her case methodically. The first chapter presents a survey of the small-scale societies from which the book’s evidence is drawn. All these societies, she demonstrates in chapter 2, engaged...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 747–754.
Published: 01 October 2000
... interior regions of Suriname, Guiana, and Venezuela to found Aripao and other maroon communities along the lower Caura River. Again, historical interpretation is based on the search for corroborative evidence allowing the analyst to link fragments of knowledge recorded in written historical documents...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 513–533.
Published: 01 October 2000
... in all of the essays, although Arvelo’s study on the aboriginal settlement patterns is also a good example of a ‘‘prior’’ condition to European contact) and that other ethnic minorities (e.g., the black maroons of my essay) were also able to incorporate themselves into indigenous regional networks...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (1): 3–25.
Published: 01 January 2024
... for this new conglomeration: “Seminole,” from the word simanó-li , believed to be itself borrowed from the Spanish word cimarrón , the same word which gave English the term “Maroon” for free Black communities of self-emancipated formerly enslaved people (Mahon and Weisman 1996 : 183). Through their violent...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 April 2013
... and creation of maroon colonies. This lengthy contesta- tion of power and the ensuing ties of engagement shed light on the greater complexity of the first decades following the arrival of the Europeans in the Caribbean and the initial process of colonization. Andrew Sturtevant, in “‘Inseparable...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 537–547.
Published: 01 October 2018
... . Murra John . 1980 . The Economic Organization of the Inka State . Greenwich, CT : JAI Press . Perrone-Moisés Beatriz , and Sztutman Renato . 2010 . “ Notícias de uma certa confederação Tamoio .” Mana 16 , no. 2 : 401 – 33 . Price Richard . 1996 . Maroon Societies...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 195–198.
Published: 01 January 2009
... interaction within and transformation of the Gulf South over time and in different places can be found in essays by Amy Turner Bushnell, Greg O’Brien, Jane Landers, and Sophie Burton. In her chapter Bushnell adeptly examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 199–200.
Published: 01 January 2009
... examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical insight into the lives of southeast Florida’s indigenous inhabitants. O’Brien’s thoughtful essay focuses on trade relations between the Choctaw and Chickasaw and the British in the years 1771 and 1772. He...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 200–201.
Published: 01 January 2009
... interaction within and transformation of the Gulf South over time and in different places can be found in essays by Amy Turner Bushnell, Greg O’Brien, Jane Landers, and Sophie Burton. In her chapter Bushnell adeptly examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 January 2009
... examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical insight into the lives of southeast Florida’s indigenous inhabitants. O’Brien’s thoughtful essay focuses on trade relations between the Choctaw and Chickasaw and the British in the years 1771 and 1772. He...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 204–205.
Published: 01 January 2009
... examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical insight into the lives of southeast Florida’s indigenous inhabitants. O’Brien’s thoughtful essay focuses on trade relations between the Choctaw and Chickasaw and the British in the years 1771 and 1772. He...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 January 2009
... examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical insight into the lives of southeast Florida’s indigenous inhabitants. O’Brien’s thoughtful essay focuses on trade relations between the Choctaw and Chickasaw and the British in the years 1771 and 1772. He...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 207–209.
Published: 01 January 2009
... examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical insight into the lives of southeast Florida’s indigenous inhabitants. O’Brien’s thoughtful essay focuses on trade relations between the Choctaw and Chickasaw and the British in the years 1771 and 1772. He...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Burton. In her chapter Bushnell adeptly examines the journal of marooned Englishman Jonathan Dickinson for ethnohistorical insight into the lives of southeast Florida’s indigenous inhabitants. O’Brien’s thoughtful essay focuses on trade relations between the Choctaw and Chickasaw and the British...