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Author Name    Cremony, John C.

Title   LIFE AMONG THE APACHES.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Very Good+

Edition   Facsimile Reprint.

Publisher   New York Indian Head Books 1991

ISBN Number    0880296526 / 9780880296526

Seller ID   27446

322 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H). Facsimile reprint of 1868 edition. From the Introduction: "We have never striven to make ourselves intelligently acquainted with (the various tribes occupying the vast region which extends from the Colorado river on the west, to the settlements of Texas on the east, and from Taos in New Mexico to Durango in the Mexican Republic). Nearly all that relates to them is quite as uncertain and indefinite to our comprehension as that which obtains in the center of Africa. Those who were best informed on the matter, and had given it the closest attention, were, at the time - most unfortunately - the least capable of imparting their information; while those who were ignorant of the subject have been the most forward to give the results of their fragmentary gleanings. If this volume shall have the effect of bettering our present deplorable Indian policy, by letting in some light, it will accomplish the author's object." The author was "Interpreter to the U.S. Boundary Commission, under the Hon. John R. Bartlett, in 1849, '50 and '51, and late Major of California Volunteer Cavalry, operating in Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and Western Arkansas." Dust jacket has a few areas of very minor edge wrinkling.

Texas,  El  Paso,  Lipans,  Copper  Mines,  Massacres,  Hunting,  Ducks,  Geese,  Antelopes,  Mangas  Colorado,  Sonora,  Froneras,  Mexico,  Mexicans,  Gandara,  Monteverde,  Urea,  Carasco,  Arispe,  Navajos,  Inez  Gonzales,  Kidnapping,  Santa  Cruz,  Colonel  Craig,  Jornada  Del  Muerto,  Socorro,  Horses,  Gold,  Mules,  Scouts,  Raids,  Delgadito,  Cattle  Rustling,  Cuchillo  Negro,  Pimos,  Maricopas,  Traditions,  Costume,  Lieutenant  Whipple,  General  Conde,  Ceremonies,  Gila  Bend,  Refugees,  John  Gallantin,  Fort  Yuma,  Camping,  Caballo  En  Pelo,  Prisoners,  Desert,  Sandstorms,  Vallecito,  Colonel  Heintzleman,  Senator  Clemens,  Boundary  Commission,  Expeditions,  Female  Warriors,  California,  Antelope  Peak,  Metates,  Rigg,  Captain  Killmoon,  Eclipses,  San  Pedro  River,  Dragoon  Springs,  Thomas  Roberts,  John  Teal,  Cavalry,  San  Simon,  Rattlesnakes,  Signals,  Kit  Carson,  Guns,  Arizona,  Bosque  Redondo,  Fort  Sumner,  Dog  Canon,  Rations,  Bishop  Lamy,  Juan  Cojo,  Mescal,  Panther,  Bear,  Beaver,  Torture,  Language,  Vocabulary,  Women,  Dances,  Feasts,  Marriage,  Disease,  Medicine,  Comanches,  Scalping,  Prophets,  Ojo  Blanco,  Religion,  El  Cupido,  Labadie,  Conchas  Springs,  Sheep,  Prairie  Dogs,  Murder,  Sons-In-jah,  Potatoes,  Papagoes,  Theft,  Gambling,  Races,  Manuelito. 

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