The Presidio and Militia on the Northern Frontier of New Spain

A Documentary History, Volume I, 1570-1700

Thomas H. Naylor (Author), Charles W. Polzer (Author)
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Reports, orders, journals, and letters of military officials trace frontier history through the Chicimeca War and Peace (1576-1606), early rebellions in the Sierra Madre (1601-1618), mid-century challenges and realignment (1640-1660), and northern rebellions and new presidios (1681-1695).
"Meets a fundamental need for those working in Spanish colonial history in the Southwest."—Southwest Review
The Presidio and Militia on the Northern Frontier of New Spain
756 Pages 7 x 10 Published: 1986 Hardcover (9780816509034)

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