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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 523–525.
Published: 01 July 2001
... evoking legends and myths of exoticism. But Albert Hurtado’s book brings frontier history to another border—the cutting edge of theory. Hurtado Book Reviews uses the lens of gender theory to provide a new reading of California his- tory. His text...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 341–342.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Michael F. Magliari Beyond the shadow of any reasonable doubt (and by the standards of any reasonable definition), genocide did in fact play a significant role in the US conquest and subjugation of Native California. Nevertheless, Madley’s case for genocide is overwhelming and compelling...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 679–708.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Claudio Saunt In November 1775, Kumeyaay Indians attacked and destroyed Mission San Diego, at the foot of Alta California. In the wake of that event, Spanish officials interrogated and tortured Indians to gather intelligence. While historians have recounted the uprising's origins and aftermath...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 671–673.
Published: 01 July 2004
... flaked in his short years (1911–1916) at the University of California’s museum, in San Francisco, 654 Book Reviews and hundreds of Edison cylinders recorded with his voice. Steven Shack- ley presents a painstaking analysis of Ishi’s lithic...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 646–648.
Published: 01 July 2005
... history is in the midst of a powerful revival, and scholars too numerous to mention will be little surprised by Oberg’s main conclusions. But they should be pleased to have a highly readable, compact, and yet sophisticated volume tailor-made for classroom use. Converting California: Indians...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 162–164.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Damon Akins By Kathleen L. Hull. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xiv + 374 pp., illustrations, tables, acknowledgments, appendix, notes, references, index. $45.00 cloth.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2011 Book Reviews A Description of New Netherland. By Adriaen...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (4): 707–727.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Ashley Riley Sousa Historians examining relations between Indian women and non-Indian men on the California frontier have focused on the gold rush era and later. These interactions were often violent and degrading to native women and a source of disease, despair, and population decline in Indian...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 772–774.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Judith K. Polanich Weaving a Legacy: Indian Baskets and the People of Owens Valley, California. By Sharon E. Dean, Peggy S. Ratcheson, Judith W. Finger, and Ellen F. Daus, with Craig D. Bates. (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2004. viii + 182 pp., foreword, acknowledgments, appendixes...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 January 2020
... Agents of Southern California, 1878–1903 . By Valerie Sherer Mathes and Phil Brigandi . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2018 . xi +287 pp., illustrations, preface, epilogue, notes, bibliography, index. $36.95 cloth.) Copyright 2020 by American Society for Ethnohistory...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 519–520.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Ashley Riley Sousa Forging Communities in Colonial Alta California . Edited by Kathleen L. Hull and John G. Douglass . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2018 . x + 292 pp., acknowledgments, contributors list, illustrations, index. $60.00 hardcover.) Copyright 2020...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 435–436.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Michael D. Wise Cattle Colonialism: An Environmental History of the Conquest of California and Hawai’i . By Fischer John Ryan . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2015 . xii+266 pp., illustrations, table, notes, bibliography, index . $39.99 cloth.) Copyright 2017...
Published: 01 October 2017
Figure 1. The eastern California towns of Mono Mills and Bodie near Mono Lake, ca. 1882 More
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 21–47.
Published: 01 January 2019
... on the theme of persistence through a case study investigating the various ways indigenous people, including Coast Miwok and Southern Pomo individuals, worked against and within colonial systems to maintain residency and autonomy in their ancestral homelands in central California. Focusing on the Tomales Bay...
Published: 01 January 2019
Figure 1. Overview map of the San Francisco Bay area of California and Marin Peninsula with place names and geographic features discussed in text. Map by Tsim D. Schneider. More
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 539–542.
Published: 01 July 2009
... Mexican” is comparable to how many Mexican-American communities in states such as Arizona, Texas, and California established strong bonds of community solidarity and companionship in order to endure rampant anti-Mexican sentiment. Skillfully organized, Mexican Chicago first presents...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 225–262.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Lee M. Panich The indigenous groups incorporated into the Spanish missions of Alta and Baja California faced a variety of challenges during the colonial period and experienced a wide range of outcomes in the persistence of native identity. The indigenous Paipai community of Santa Catarina, located...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 777–778.
Published: 01 October 2009
.... Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. Wolf, Eric R. 1982 Europe and the People Without History. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Uni- versity of California Press. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2009-030 Pastoral Quechua: The History of Christian Translation in Colonial Peru, 1550–1650...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 651–652.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Lee M. Panich Island of Fogs: Archaeological and Ethnohistorical Investigations of Isla Cedros, Baja California . By Lauriers Matthew Richard Des . ( Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press , 2010 . xxvi + 221 pp., figures, maps, tables, acknowledgments, introduction, references...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 69–121.
Published: 01 January 2002
...William L. Preston The thesis that California's native peoples were infected with Old World diseases prior to the founding of the first mission in 1769 is attracting increasing attention but is not widely accepted by students of the state's prehistoric and colonial periods. The perceived lack...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 441–463.
Published: 01 July 2012
..., California—this essay high-lights the basket business of a Pasadena dealer named Grace Nicholson. The study of material things has long been a vital part of ethnohistory, especially for understanding the influence of colonial commerce on indigenous societies. When applied to the movement of baskets and other...