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Sonora: A Description of the Province
by Ignaz Pfefferkorn
foreword by Bernard L. Fontana
translated by Theodore E. Treutlein
University of Arizona Press, 1989
eISBN: 978-0-8165-3596-5 | Paper: 978-0-8165-3538-5
Library of Congress Classification F1346.P3513 1989
Dewey Decimal Classification 972.17

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
"The bloodsucking bat, construction of bows and arrows, the punishment for adultery among the Apaches... all was grist that dropped into the industrious mill of Father Pfefferkorn's eyes, ears, and brain."—Saturday Review

"To be read for enjoyment; nevertheless, the historian will find in it a wealth of information that has been shrewdly appraised, carefully sifted, and creditably related."—Catholic Historical Review

"Of interest not only to the historian but to the geographer and anthropologist."—Pacific Historical Review
 

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