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Author Lindsay, Brendan C.

Title Murder state : California's native American genocide, 1846-1873 / Brendan C. Lindsay.

Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection    979.404 LIN    Available
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    979.404 LIN    Available
Description xv, 436 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : defining genocide. pt 1. Imagining genocide. The core values of genocide -- Emigrant guides -- The Overland Trail experience -- pt. 2. Perpetrating genocide. The economics of genocide in southern California -- Democratic death squads of northern California -- pt. 3. Supporting genocide. The murder state -- Federal bystanders to and agents of genocide -- Advertising genocide -- Conclusion : at a crossroads in the genocide -- Epilogue : forgetting and remembering genocide.
Subject Indians of North America -- California -- History -- 19th century
Indians of North America -- Crimes against -- California
Indians of North America -- California -- Government relations
Genocide -- California -- History -- 19th century.
California -- Race relations
California -- History -- 19th century
ISBN 9780803224803 (cloth : alk. paper)
080322480X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780803269668 (paper : alk. paper)
0803269668 (paper : alk. paper)
Sudoc No. U5002 T476 -2012 nbdocs

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