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Indians, missionaries, and merchants : the legacy of colonial encounters on the California frontiers

Author: Kent G Lightfoot
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2005.
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"California's earliest European colonists - Russian merchants and Spanish missionaries - depended heavily on Native Americans for labor to build and maintain their colonies, but they did so in very different ways. This book brings together disparate skeins of the past - including little-known oral histories, native texts, ethnohistory, and archaeological excavations - to present a new view of how native cultures  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kent G Lightfoot
ISBN: 0520208242 9780520208247 0520249984 9780520249981
OCLC Number: 54974329
Description: xvii, 338 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Dimensions and consequences of colonial encounters --
Visions of pre-colonial native California --
Franciscan missions in Alta California --
Native agency in the Franciscan missions --
Russian merchants in California --
Native agency in the Ross Colony --
Missionary and mercantile colonies in California --
The aftermath --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Kent G. Lightfoot.
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