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The Resource Empire of sand : the Seri Indians and the struggle for Spanish Sonora, 1645-1803, compiled and edited by Thomas E. Sheridan

Empire of sand : the Seri Indians and the struggle for Spanish Sonora, 1645-1803, compiled and edited by Thomas E. Sheridan

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Empire of sand : the Seri Indians and the struggle for Spanish Sonora, 1645-1803
Title
Empire of sand
Title remainder
the Seri Indians and the struggle for Spanish Sonora, 1645-1803
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by Thomas E. Sheridan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engspa
  • spa
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English and Spanish
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sheridan, Thomas E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seri Indians
  • Sonora (Mexico : State)
Label
Empire of sand : the Seri Indians and the struggle for Spanish Sonora, 1645-1803, compiled and edited by Thomas E. Sheridan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-477) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • List of Maps
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction to This Volume.
  • p. 3
  • I.
  • Early Spanish Contacts and the Foundation of the Seri Mission Program (1645-1700).
  • p. 17
  • Father Andres Perez de Ribas on the Seris, 1645.
  • p. 21
  • Father Ortiz Zapata on the Seris, 1678.
  • p. 26
  • Father Fernandez to Altamirano on the Conversion of the Seris at Populo, 1679.
  • p. 31
  • Diary of Alferez Juan Bautista de Escalante, 1700.
  • p. 36
  • II.
  • Missions and Skirmishes (1725-1740).
  • p. 97
  • de la Huerta Affair, 1725-1726.
  • p. 97
  • Huidobro and the Jesuits, 1729-1740.
  • p. 122
  • III.
  • Breakdown of Seri-Spanish Relations and the Expedition to Tiburon Island (1748-1750).
  • p. 139
  • Father Miranda on the Impact of Horcasitas Presidio on the Mission Seris, 1749.
  • p. 143
  • Relacion of Father Perera, 1750.
  • p. 160
  • Decree of Governor Ortiz Parrilla Ordering the Expedition to Tiburon Island, 1750.
  • p. 165
  • Ortiz Parrilla and the Jesuits Propose to Deport the Seris, 1750.
  • p. 169
  • Pimentel's Diary of the Expedition to Tiburon Island, 1750.
  • p. 177
  • IV.
  • Fire and Blood (1751-1771).
  • p. 233
  • Breve Resumen de los Desastres, 1760.
  • p. 237
  • Relacion of the Expedition to Sonora, 1771.
  • p. 274
  • V.
  • Late-Eighteenth-Century Missionization, Resettlement, and Warfare (1772-1803).
  • p. 403
  • Abortive Mission at Carrizal and the Martyrdom of Fray Gil, 1772.
  • p. 405
  • Settlement of the Seris at Pitic, 1772.
  • p. 420
  • Resumption of Seri Hostilities, 1777.
  • p. 432
  • Abandonment of the Seri Settlement at Pitic, 1790.
  • p. 443
  • Seri Hostilities at the Turn of the Century, 1798-1803.
  • p. 448
  • Epilogue.
  • p. 461
  • Glossary.
  • p. 463
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 469
  • Index.
  • p. 479
Control code
ocm40848423
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
493 p.
Isbn
9780816518586
Lccn
99006152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Empire of sand : the Seri Indians and the struggle for Spanish Sonora, 1645-1803, compiled and edited by Thomas E. Sheridan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-477) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • List of Maps
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction to This Volume.
  • p. 3
  • I.
  • Early Spanish Contacts and the Foundation of the Seri Mission Program (1645-1700).
  • p. 17
  • Father Andres Perez de Ribas on the Seris, 1645.
  • p. 21
  • Father Ortiz Zapata on the Seris, 1678.
  • p. 26
  • Father Fernandez to Altamirano on the Conversion of the Seris at Populo, 1679.
  • p. 31
  • Diary of Alferez Juan Bautista de Escalante, 1700.
  • p. 36
  • II.
  • Missions and Skirmishes (1725-1740).
  • p. 97
  • de la Huerta Affair, 1725-1726.
  • p. 97
  • Huidobro and the Jesuits, 1729-1740.
  • p. 122
  • III.
  • Breakdown of Seri-Spanish Relations and the Expedition to Tiburon Island (1748-1750).
  • p. 139
  • Father Miranda on the Impact of Horcasitas Presidio on the Mission Seris, 1749.
  • p. 143
  • Relacion of Father Perera, 1750.
  • p. 160
  • Decree of Governor Ortiz Parrilla Ordering the Expedition to Tiburon Island, 1750.
  • p. 165
  • Ortiz Parrilla and the Jesuits Propose to Deport the Seris, 1750.
  • p. 169
  • Pimentel's Diary of the Expedition to Tiburon Island, 1750.
  • p. 177
  • IV.
  • Fire and Blood (1751-1771).
  • p. 233
  • Breve Resumen de los Desastres, 1760.
  • p. 237
  • Relacion of the Expedition to Sonora, 1771.
  • p. 274
  • V.
  • Late-Eighteenth-Century Missionization, Resettlement, and Warfare (1772-1803).
  • p. 403
  • Abortive Mission at Carrizal and the Martyrdom of Fray Gil, 1772.
  • p. 405
  • Settlement of the Seris at Pitic, 1772.
  • p. 420
  • Resumption of Seri Hostilities, 1777.
  • p. 432
  • Abandonment of the Seri Settlement at Pitic, 1790.
  • p. 443
  • Seri Hostilities at the Turn of the Century, 1798-1803.
  • p. 448
  • Epilogue.
  • p. 461
  • Glossary.
  • p. 463
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 469
  • Index.
  • p. 479
Control code
ocm40848423
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
493 p.
Isbn
9780816518586
Lccn
99006152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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