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Massacre on the Gila

An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, With Reflections on the Origin of War

by Clifton B. Kroeber

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Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - General,
  • Native American,
  • United States - Antebellum Era,
  • History: World,
  • Native Americans - Southwest,
  • History - Military / War

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8069339M
    ISBN 100816513597
    ISBN 109780816513598
    OCLC/WorldCa232536216

    Looking for books by Clifton B. Kroeber? See all books authored by Clifton B. Kroeber, including Man, Land, and Water: Mexico's Farmlands Irrigation Policies, , and Massacre on the Gila: An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, With Reflections on the Origin of War, and more on   The Oatman Massacre: A Tale Of Desert Captivity And Survival by Brian McGinty is the historical study of the killing and capturing of the Oatman family at the hands of Native Americans. Motivated by his religious beliefs as a dissident Mormon, Roys Oatman set off for Gila and Colorado rivers' intersection with his family of nine and followers Cited by: 2.

    SIX. Motives and Origins: Warfare and Peace on the Colorado and Gila. In looking for an answer to the question of why men wage war against one another, it is necessary to distinguish between motives and s are overt and are triggers for particular battles, series of .   The location of the massacre site and family graves are located west of Gila Bend and north of Sentinel. Take I-8 to Sentinel, E and head north miles on Aqua Caliente Road. There is a hiking trail that is labeled as Easy with a distance of miles.

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Massacre on the Gila: An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, with Reflections on the Origin of War Hardcover – December 1, byCited by: Massacre on the Gila Book Description: "The careful reconstruction of the September 1, battle at Maricopa Wells, combined with the thorough and well-written summary of available information on patterns of regional conflict, makes this book a valuable contribution to the ethnohistory of the middle Gila and Lower Colorado River area.".

Massacre on the Gila An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, with Reflections on the Origin of War Clifton B. Kroeber (Author), Bernard L. Fontana (Author). Massacre on the Gila: An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, with Reflections on the Origin of War Clifton B.

Kroeber, Bernard L. Fontana Cited by:   Massacre on the Gila An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, With Reflections on the Origin of War by Clifton B. Kroeber, Bernard L. Fontana Published Massacre on the Gila book by University of Arizona Press.

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Kroeber Bernard L. Fontana. “Massacre on the Gila” describes an attack by Quechan and Mohave warriors on a Maricopa village in southern Arizona in the last intertribal fight in the : Evan S. Connell. Massacre on the Gila. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Clifton B Kroeber; Bernard L Fontana.

The Oatman family, eventually traveling alone, was nearly annihilated in what became known as the "Oatman Massacre" on the banks of the Gila River about 80–90 miles (– km) east of Yuma, in what is now en: 1.

Massacre on the Gila: an account of the last major battle between American Indians, with reflections on the origin of war Original publication date People/CharactersAuthor: Clifton B. Kroeber, Bernard L. Fontana. Massacre on the Gila: An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, with Reflections on the Origin of War by Clifton B Kroeber starting at $ Massacre on the Gila: An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians, with Reflections on the Origin of War has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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Electronic books History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Kroeber, Clifton B. Massacre on the Gila. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Clifton B Kroeber; Bernard L Fontana.

The Oatman massacre is among the most famous and dramatic captivity stories in the history of the Southwest. In this riveting account, Brian McGinty explores the background, development, and aftermath of the tragedy. Roys Oatman, a dissident Mormon, led his family of nine and a few other families from their homes in Illinois on a journey west, believing a prophecy that they would find the.

It is the subject of the book Massacre on the Gila: An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American Indians With Reflections on the Origin of War by Clifton B. Kroeber and Bernard L.

Fontana. April Scott Plumlee “Lone Butte Wash Project ”. Roys Oatman, a dissident Mormon, led his family of nine and a few other families from their homes in Illinois on a journey west, believing a prophecy that they.

The Oatman massacre is among the most famous and dramatic captivity stories in the history of the Southwest. In this riveting account, Brian McGinty explores the background, development, and aftermath of the tragedy/5. War Glanton Massacre and the Gila Expedition. The Yuman tribe was small compared to many other North American groups.

On average a Yuman village consisted of around eighty to men and women spread out along the far western Gila and southern Colorado Rivers. Following the Mexican Cession and the California Gold Rush, American settlers headed west and many crossed the southern portion of.

Massacre on the Gila: An Account of the Last Major Battle Between American indians, with Reflections on the Origin of War. CLIFTON B.

KROEBER and BERNARD L. FONTANAAuthor: Jerome M. Levi. A friend and I took a four wheel adventure to discover the site of the Oatman Massacre.

The site is located about 80 to 90 miles east of Yuma and a little west of Gila Bend, probably as close to the tiny town of Sentinel as anything else. Several guidebooks describe how to find the historic site.

All of them describe a slightly different route. The Oatman Massacre | The Oatman massacre is among the most famous and dramatic captivity stories in the history of the Southwest.

believing a prophecy that they would find the fertile "Land of Bashan" at the confluence of the Gila and Colorado Rivers. On Februa band of southwestern Indians attacked the family on a cliff Brand: University of Oklahoma Press.Author: Nicholas J. Santoro; Publisher: iUniverse ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Atlas of the Indian Tribes of the Continental United States and the Clash of Cultures The Atlas identifies of the Native American tribes of the United States and chronicles the conflict of cultures and Indians' fight for self-preservation in a changing and demanding new word.Books shelved as massacre: Columbine by Dave Cullen, Little Bee by Chris Cleave, Corrag by Susan Fletcher, Human Acts by Han Kang, and One of Us: The Sto.