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The Resource New Spain's far northern frontier : essays on Spain in the American West, 1540-1821, David J. Weber, editor

New Spain's far northern frontier : essays on Spain in the American West, 1540-1821, David J. Weber, editor

Label
New Spain's far northern frontier : essays on Spain in the American West, 1540-1821
Title
New Spain's far northern frontier
Title remainder
essays on Spain in the American West, 1540-1821
Statement of responsibility
David J. Weber, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F799
LC item number
.N48 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
New Spain's far northern frontier : essays on Spain in the American West, 1540-1821, David J. Weber, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: University of New Mexico Press, 1979
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 309-311) and index
Contents
  • Spanish scientific exploration along the Pacific coast
  • Donald C. Cutter
  • [3.]
  • Institutions:
  • The mission as a frontier institution in the Spanish American colonies
  • Herbert Eugene Bolton
  • The Presidio : fortress or farce?
  • Odie B. Faulk
  • The ranching frontier : Spanish institutional backgrounds of Plains cattle industry
  • Sandra L. Myres
  • [1.]
  • Settlement patterns and village plans in colonial New Mexico
  • Marc Simmons
  • [4.]
  • Society:
  • California's Hispanic heritage: a view into the Spanish myth
  • Manuel Patricio Servin
  • Comparative demographic analysis of Texas, 1777-1793
  • Alicia Vidaurreta Tjarks
  • [5.]
  • Frontier influences:
  • Relevance:
  • The California frontier
  • C. Alan Hutchinson
  • The frontiers of Hispanic America
  • Silvio Zavala
  • [6.]
  • Eighteenth-century changes:
  • The north of New Spain as a political problem in the eighteenth century
  • Luis Navarro Garcia ; translated by Elizabeth Gard and David J. Weber
  • Spanish Indian policy in northern Mexico, 1765-1810
  • Joseph F. Park
  • The significance of the Spanish borderlands to the United States
  • [7.]
  • Indians as actors:
  • Shifting for survival in the Spanish Southwest
  • Albert H. Schroeder
  • Indians and the breakdown of the Spanish mission system in California
  • George Harwood Phillips
  • [8.]
  • Cultural tradition:
  • The flowering and decline of the New Mexican santero, 1780-1900
  • William Wroth
  • Donald E. Worcester
  • [9.]
  • More relevance:
  • Spaniards, environment, and the Pepsi generation
  • John L. Kessell
  • "Scarce more than apes" : historical roots of Anglo-American stereotypes of Mexicans
  • David J. Weber
  • [2.]
  • Exploration:
  • The search for the fabulous in the settlement of the Southwest
  • George P. Hammond
Control code
17877582
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 321 p.
Isbn
9780870742804
Lccn
88042631
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1996.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rebecca Dobkins, 1994 (SW Writers Access No. 94-146). Stamped: From the Library of Betty Brooke Dobkins.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
New Spain's far northern frontier : essays on Spain in the American West, 1540-1821, David J. Weber, editor
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: University of New Mexico Press, 1979
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 309-311) and index
Contents
  • Spanish scientific exploration along the Pacific coast
  • Donald C. Cutter
  • [3.]
  • Institutions:
  • The mission as a frontier institution in the Spanish American colonies
  • Herbert Eugene Bolton
  • The Presidio : fortress or farce?
  • Odie B. Faulk
  • The ranching frontier : Spanish institutional backgrounds of Plains cattle industry
  • Sandra L. Myres
  • [1.]
  • Settlement patterns and village plans in colonial New Mexico
  • Marc Simmons
  • [4.]
  • Society:
  • California's Hispanic heritage: a view into the Spanish myth
  • Manuel Patricio Servin
  • Comparative demographic analysis of Texas, 1777-1793
  • Alicia Vidaurreta Tjarks
  • [5.]
  • Frontier influences:
  • Relevance:
  • The California frontier
  • C. Alan Hutchinson
  • The frontiers of Hispanic America
  • Silvio Zavala
  • [6.]
  • Eighteenth-century changes:
  • The north of New Spain as a political problem in the eighteenth century
  • Luis Navarro Garcia ; translated by Elizabeth Gard and David J. Weber
  • Spanish Indian policy in northern Mexico, 1765-1810
  • Joseph F. Park
  • The significance of the Spanish borderlands to the United States
  • [7.]
  • Indians as actors:
  • Shifting for survival in the Spanish Southwest
  • Albert H. Schroeder
  • Indians and the breakdown of the Spanish mission system in California
  • George Harwood Phillips
  • [8.]
  • Cultural tradition:
  • The flowering and decline of the New Mexican santero, 1780-1900
  • William Wroth
  • Donald E. Worcester
  • [9.]
  • More relevance:
  • Spaniards, environment, and the Pepsi generation
  • John L. Kessell
  • "Scarce more than apes" : historical roots of Anglo-American stereotypes of Mexicans
  • David J. Weber
  • [2.]
  • Exploration:
  • The search for the fabulous in the settlement of the Southwest
  • George P. Hammond
Control code
17877582
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 321 p.
Isbn
9780870742804
Lccn
88042631
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1996.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rebecca Dobkins, 1994 (SW Writers Access No. 94-146). Stamped: From the Library of Betty Brooke Dobkins.
Other physical details
ill., maps

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