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Sonora, a description of the province

Ignaz Pfefferkorn

Sonora, a description of the province

by Ignaz Pfefferkorn

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sonora (Mexico : State),
  • Mexico,
  • Sonora (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Jesuits -- Mexico -- Sonora (State),
    • Indians of Mexico.,
    • Natural history -- Mexico -- Sonora (State),
    • Indians of Mexico -- Missions.,
    • Sonora (Mexico : State) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Beschreibung der Landschaft Sonora.

      Statementtranslated and annotated by Theodore E. Treutlein.
      SeriesCoronado Cuarto Centennial publications, 1540-1940,, v. 12
      ContributionsTreutlein, Theodore E., ed. and tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1346 .P353
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 329 p.
      Number of Pages329
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6062235M
      LC Control Number49049724
      OCLC/WorldCa952116

      The Sonoran Desert lies in a region of the West called the Basin and Range geologic province. This curious country consists of broad, low-elevation valleys rimmed by long, thin, parallel mountain ranges, which extend from northern Mexico across much of Arizona, California, Utah, and Nevada, northward to the southern plains of Idaho. Sonora: A Description of the Province. Translated and annotated by Theodore E. Treutlein. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, ; reprint, Tucson: University of Arizona Press, Originally published as Beschreibung der Landschaft Sonora. Kölm am Reine,

      Sonora is a Mexian state, in the northwestern Mexico borders the states of Chihuahua to the east, Sinaloa to the south, and Baja California to the northwest. To the north Sonora accounts for a long stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border adjacent to the U.S. states of Arizona and New Mexico; to the west it borders the Gulf of California (Sea of Cortez).Missing: province book. Geography and history. The missions are in an area of the Sonoran Desert, then called "Pimería Alta de Sonora y Sinaloa" (Upper Pima of Sonora and Sinaloa), now divided between the Mexican state of Sonora and the U.S. state of s in missions in Northwestern Mexico wrote reports that throw light on the indigenous peoples they evangelized. A report, Relación de la Provincia.

      LEGENDS Books & Antiques ~ S. Washington St. Call SONORA THAI CUISINE ~ 51 S. Washington St. Call SUBWAY ~ S. Washington St. Call TAQUERIA SONORA ~ 74 S. Washington St. Call VINNY’S ITALIAN KITCHEN ~ 83 S. Stewart St. Call YOSHOKU ~ S. Washington St. Call SALOONS & BARSMissing: province book. Sonora: A Description of the Province (Southwest Center by Ignaz Pfefferkorn (13 copies) Earth notes: exploring the Southwest's Canyon Country by Peter Friederici (10 copies) Under the Sun: A Sonoran Desert Odyssey by Adriel Heisey (10 copies).


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Sonora, a description of the province by Ignaz Pfefferkorn Download PDF EPUB FB2

Pfefforkorn's book is a valuable document for several reasons: it records evsery aspect of Sonora (now extrene northwest Mexico and southern Arizona)as it was in the 18th century.

Pfefferkorn describes its native tribes, its geology, geography, biology, botany, entomology and more, at a time when those sciences had not yet been named/5. a description of the province book   We have lived in the Sonoran desert for more tham thirty years.

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Fontana, "An important source of description of Spanish colonial Sonoran life and society."— "Impressive."—Books of the Southwest "Piety and practicality, faith and empiricism, come together in harmony in these pages."— Author: Ignaz Pfefferkorn. "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.

Sonora: A Description of the Province (Century Collection) - Kindle edition by Pfefferkorn, Ignaz, Fontana, Bernard L., Treutlein, Theodore E. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Sonora: A Description of the Province (Century Collection).5/5(2).

TRANSLATOR’S INTRODUCTION. (pp. ) From the pen of an eighteenth-century German Jesuit has come this Description of Sonora,¹ a geographical, historical, and ethnographical description of Sonora, Mexico.

Father Ignaz Pfefferkorn, the author, was missionary to the land which he has so painstakingly described. Sonora, a description of the province. Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ignaz Pfefferkorn; Theodore E Treutlein.

Sonora: A Description of the Province Volume 12 of Coronado cuarto centennial publications, Author: Ignaz Pfefferkorn: Translated by: Theodore E.

Treutlein: Publisher: University of New. Sonora: A Description of the Province Description A German Jesuit, Pfefferkorn ([1]) spent eleven years among the Pima, Opata, and Eudeve inhabitants of northern New Spain until he was deported with the expulsion of the Jesuits in Sonora A Description of the Province.

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Hardcover – 1 Jan. by ed. Pfefferkorn, s: 2. Sonora is a bewitching debut novel, spilling over with beautiful writing and great sentiment. This novel is spellbinding, atmospheric, and mystical.

From the start, Hannah Lillith Assadi pulled me into the world of Sonora and never let me go. Ahlam narrates the story of her youth in this fabulous bildungsroman/5(). As historian Bernard L.

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Treutlein and published by The University of Arizona Press as the inaugural volume in The Southwest Center Series, "the book provides splendid insights into eighteenth-century European knowledge and beliefs concerning medicine, natural history.

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Sonora A Description of the Province. View Book. For Authors. The University of Arizona Press publishes the work of leading scholars from around the globe. Learn more about submitting a proposal, preparing your final manuscript, and publication. Inquire. Sonora (Spanish pronunciation: ()), officially Estado Libre y Soberano de Sonora (English: Free and Sovereign State of Sonora), is one of 32 states which comprise the Federal Entities of is divided into 72 municipalities; the capital city is is bordered by the states of Chihuahua to the east, Baja California to the northwest and Sinaloa to the g: province book.

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Thanks. Complete your review. The Spanish province of Sonora, Ostimuri, y Sinaloa was divided to form the states of Sonora and Sinaloa, and Sonora was declared a state by the Mexican Constitution ofwith its capital at Ures, Sonora.

Sonora and Sinaloa were combined again from .Expand Description: Sonora: A Description of the Province Ignaz Pfefferkorn; Foreword by Bernard L. Fontana; Translated and Annotated by Theodore E.

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