By Ronald K. Wetherington,Frances Levine
This designated examine facilities on 4 severe engagements among Anglo-Americans and American Indians at the southwestern frontier: the conflict of Cieneguilla (1854), the conflict of Adobe partitions (1864), the Sand Creek bloodbath (1864), and the Mountain Meadows bloodbath (1857). Editors Ronald ok. Wetherington and Frances Levine juxtapose ancient and archaeological views on each one occasion to untangle the anomaly and controversy that encompass either old and extra modern money owed of every of those violent outbreaks. either disciplines, the participants clarify, yield strangely related narratives and interpretive contract; and the teachings realized from those nineteenth-century killing fields approximately wartime reporting and command disasters stay appropriate today.
Contributions by T. Lindsay Baker, J. Brett Cruse, Will Gorenfeld, Shannon A. Novak, Lars Rodseth, Douglas D. Scott, and Joe Watkins
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