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Converting California : Indians and Franciscans in the missions

Author: James A Sandos
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2004.
Series: Yale Western Americana series (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is a balanced history of the California missions and their impact on the Indians they tried to convert. Focusing primarily on the religious conflict between the two groups, it sheds new light on the tensions, accomplishments, and limitations of the California mission experience.".
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Genre/Form: History
Historia
Named Person: Junípero Serra; Junípero Serra
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James A Sandos
ISBN: 0300101007 9780300101003 9780300136432 0300136439
OCLC Number: 54005473
Description: xix, 251 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: California's missions as instruments of social control --
Indians at contact --
Junípero Serra and Franciscan evangelization --
The Indians of San Diego say "no!" --
Serra refuses to turn back --
Fermin Francisco Lasuen and evangelization --
Evangelization in Serra's shadow --
The only heritage their parents gave them : syphilis, gonorrhea, and other diseases --
Music and conversion --
Indian resistance to missionization --
Assessing California's missions.
Series Title: Yale Western Americana series (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: James A. Sandos.

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