Colonial Expeditions to the Interior of California Central Valley, 1800-1820 - Sherburne Friend Cook

Colonial Expeditions to the Interior of California Central Valley, 1800-1820

By Sherburne Friend Cook

  • Release Date: 1974-01-01
  • Genre: Americas

Description

This is a Historical Book. The book says that what he sees as a little explored area of the general anthropology and history of California natives, namely the contact between the Spanish-Mexican settlers and the aboriginal population within the Indians' own territory. This contact was achieved through "a constant succession of expeditions, sorties, raids, and campaigns" that came in from the coast. and was documented in reports, diaries, letters.