The Ohlone Way: Indian Life in the San Francisco-Monterey Bay Area

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Heyday Books, 1978 - History - 182 pages
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Describes the culture of Native American inhabitants in the California Bay Area prior to the arrival of Europeans, offering insight into the daily lives, culture and rituals of the Ohlone while tracing their experiences under Spanish, Mexican and American regimes. By the author of The Way We Lived.

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

Allows you to walk around in the Bay Area before the White man came and stole it all away, ruining it in the process. A unique book that gives the reader a new perspective. Gets one to thinking about how things might have been... Read full review

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User Review  - sorchah - LibraryThing

Although this was required reading, I enjoyed it despite having neutral interest in the subject. The book covers all the aspects of Ohlone lives that I needed to know. It discusses their subsistence ... Read full review

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Margolin is the author of books on California Indian life.

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