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Title A fateful day in 1698 : the remarkable Sobaipuri-O'odham victory over the Apaches and their allies / Deni J. Seymour.
Imprint Salt Lake City [Utah] : The University of Utah Press, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (285 pages) : illustrations
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE. History Supplement.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Tohono O'odham Indians -- Wars.
Tohono O'odham Indians -- History -- 17th century.
Sobaipuri Indians -- Wars.
Sobaipuri Indians -- History -- 17th century.
Apache Indians -- Wars.
Apache Indians -- History -- 17th century.
Genre History.
Contents A remarkable event in 1698 -- Documentary sources -- Reconciling ethnohistoric accounts -- Who were the enemy? -- Reason for the battle -- Distinguishing historically referenced places -- The Santa Cruzes : Pitaitutgam and Gaybanipitea -- Adobe-walled structures in comparative regional perspective -- Changes in indigenous communal architecture and colonial influence -- Warfare and weapons -- Sobaipuri and enemy projectile points -- Projectile point poison -- Consequences and aftermath of the battle -- Reconnecting with the past -- Appendix : transcriptions of Spanish documents.
Summary Combines archaeological and ethnohistoric evidence with Spanish accounts of the attack on the Sobaipuri-O'odham village of Santa Cruz de Gaybanipitea by Apaches, Jocomes, Janos, Manso, and Sumas.
Other Title Print version: Seymour, Deni J. Fateful day in 1698 : the remarkable Sobaipuri-O'odham victory over the Apaches and their allies. Salt Lake City, [Utah] : The University of Utah Press, ©2014 xiv, 270 pages 9781607812869