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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Pascal James Imperato Iconic geographic spaces come into being because they are unique and offer opportunities for self-challenge and accomplishment. Lake Rudolf (Lake Turkana) in East Africa has been such an iconic space during the precolonial, colonial, and postcolonial eras. While a number of...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 71–93.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Lawrence H. Robbins Pioneering research in the Holocene archaeology of Lake Turkana contributed significantly to the development of broader issues in the prehistory of Africa, including the aquatic civilization model and the initial spread of domesticated livestock in East Africa. These topics are...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 143–172.
Published: 01 January 2006
...James Barber This essay examines the extension of British colonial control across the Lake Rudolf region, investigating the motives for British decisions and the relationships that developed between the colonizers and the local tribes. On both sides there was uncertainty. Among the local peoples...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 778–779.
Published: 01 October 2013
...James E. Seelye, Jr. Three Fires Unity: The Anishnaabeg of the Lake Huron Borderlands. By Bellfy Phil . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2011 . viii + 203 pp., illustrations, preface, acknowledgments, introduction, appendix, notes, bibliography, index . $35.00 cloth...
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Published: 01 October 2017
Figure 1. The eastern California towns of Mono Mills and Bodie near Mono Lake, ca. 1882 Figure 1. The eastern California towns of Mono Mills and Bodie near Mono Lake, ca. 1882 More
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 35–69.
Published: 01 January 2006
...John M. Harris; Meave G. Leakey; Francis H. Brown Lake Turkana itself is a geologically recent phenomenon, but what is now the Lake Turkana basin has an archaeological record that stretches back 2.5 million years and a paleontological record that extends back to the Cretaceous Period. Vertebrate...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2009) 56 (2): 320–321.
Published: 01 April 2009
... convert the “deluded” followers of the Handsome Lake religion to the “Jesus Way,” and they expressed no uncertainties about the justness of their enterprise, even in the face of considerable defiance. One tactic employed to make the missionaries feel unwelcome was for Seneca women to...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., in the absence of extensive documentation on historical self-ascriptions, contemporary ethnohistorians examining upper Great Lakes fur trade settlements have attempted to come to terms with the historical social ontologies that long preceded official attempts to regulate them. Specifically, we...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 769–770.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Thomas J. Lappas Contested Territories: Native Americans and Non-Natives in the Lower Great Lakes, 1700–1850. Edited by Beatty-Medina Charles and Rinehart Melissa . ( East Lansing : Michigan State University Press , 2012 . xxxii + 246 pp., acknowledgments, introduction...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2002) 49 (2): 408–411.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Lakes, 1737–1832. By Lucy Eldersveld Murphy. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2000. xviii + 233 pp., introduction, maps, notes, index. $47.50 cloth.) Larry Nesper, Ball State University...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 488–489.
Published: 01 July 2010
... did not end existing practices, the bal- ance between the two sides tilted gradually. After 1815, Canadian authori- ties began to coerce First Nations groups into frequent land surrenders in present western Ontario and around the Great Lakes, often giving the bands little but unkept promises in...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 490–491.
Published: 01 July 2010
... did not end existing practices, the bal- ance between the two sides tilted gradually. After 1815, Canadian authori- ties began to coerce First Nations groups into frequent land surrenders in present western Ontario and around the Great Lakes, often giving the bands little but unkept promises in...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2012) 59 (3): 541–568.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Richard Conway Canoes played a vital part in supporting the distinctive aquatic societies that Nahuas had fashioned from Lakes Xochimilco and Chalco in central Mexico. Residents there had long relied on waterborne transportation to maintain a wide range of enterprises. The lakes facilitated the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Melissa Rinehart Winning the West with Words: Language and Conquest in the Lower Great Lakes . By Buss James J. . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2011 . v + 328 pp., illustrations, introduction, epilogue, abbreviations, notes, bibliography, index, acknowledgments . $34.95...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Brad D. E. Jarvis Faith in Paper: The Ethnohistory and Litigation of Upper Great Lakes Indian Treaties . By Cleland Charles E. with Greene Bruce R. , Slonim Marc , Cleland Nancy N. , Tierney Kathryn L. , Durocher Skip , and Pierson Brian . ( Ann Arbor...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2016) 63 (2): 419–420.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Cary Miller Great Lakes Creoles: A French-Indian Community on the Northern Borderlands, Prairie du Chien, 1750–1860 . By Murphy Lucy Eldersveld . ( New York : Cambridge University Press , 2014 . xvi + 313 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, index . $32.99 paper...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Jacob F. Lee Masters of Empire: Great Lakes Indians and the Making of America . By McDonnell Michael A. . ( New York : Hill and Wang , 2015 . 402 pp., maps, notes, acknowledgments, index . $35.00 cloth, $7.99 e-book.) Copyright 2017 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2017...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2007) 54 (4): 639–668.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Michael Witgen This article examines the social construction of space and identity in the Great Lakes and the western interior of North America. Through analysis of documentary evidence it contrasts the discursive practices of the French empire, which established claims of discovery and possession...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 143–166.
Published: 01 January 2016
... indigenous Catholicism and Catholic kinship networks that bound eighteenth-century trading communities across the Great Lakes region. Those networks—strong, widespread, and highly important—were also thin: their spiritual practices and faith commitments did not in the 1760s deeply penetrate most Great Lakes...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2013) 60 (2): 219–243.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the other. Ultimately, the relationship and the conflict it caused in 1738 tell us much about the Great Lakes Region and about colonialism more generally. Although the pressures of colonialism had battered the natives, they had not shattered them. Instead, the Hurons, Odawas, and their native...