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" Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies, of ardent courage, and of great force. The island was the strongest in the world from its steep rocks and great cliffs. Their arms were all of gold ; and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts which... "
A History of the New California: Its Resources and People - Page 30
by Leigh Hadley Irvine - 1905
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The Historical Magazine, and Notes and Queries Concerning the Antiquities ...

History - 1862
...with precisely our spelling, in the following passage : Sergus, ch. 157. — "Know that, on the right hand of the Indies, there is an island called California,...tamed them: for in all the island there is no other metaK They lived in caves very well worked out; they had many ship», in which they sailed to other...
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The Natural Wealth Of California

Titus Fey Cronise - 1868
...black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner ol the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies,...gold, and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts they rode." Another passage reads: "In the island called California are many griffins, on account of...
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The Natural Wealth of California: Comprising Early History; Geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - California - 1868 - 696 pages
...black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies,...gold, and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts they rode." Another passage reads: "In the island called California are many griffins, cm account of...
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The natural wealth of California: comprising early history; geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - Agriculture - 1868 - 696 pages
...black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies,...gold, and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts they rode." Another passage reads: "In the island called California are many griffins, on account of...
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The Natural Wealth of California

TItus Fey Cronise - 1868
...black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies,...gold, and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts they rode." Another passage reads: "In the island called California are many griffins, on account of...
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The Natural Wealth of California: Comprising Early History; Geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - California - 1868 - 696 pages
...and of great force. The island was the strongest in the world, from its steep rocks and great cliffo. Their arms were all of gold, and so were the caparisons of the •wild beasts they rode. " Another passage reads : "In the island called California are many griffins, on account...
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The Golden State: A History of the Region West of the Rocky Mountains ...

Rolander Guy McClellan - British Columbia - 1872 - 671 pages
...of Amadis of Gaul" (See Chapter XIII of this volume.) In this romance the following passage occurs: "The island was the strongest in the world, from its steep rocks and great cliffs. Their arms [the natives'] were all of gold, and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts they rode." The next...
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The Golden State: A History of the Region West of the Rocky Mountains ...

Rolander Guy McClellan - California - 1875 - 711 pages
...Amadis of Gaul'' (See Chapter XIII of this volume.) In this romance the following passage occurs : " The island was the strongest in the world, from its steep rocks and great cliffs. Their arms [the natives'] were all of gold, and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts they rode." The next...
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Dye's Coin Encyclopędia: A Complete Illustrated History of the Coins of the ...

John S. Dye - Coins - 1883 - 1154 pages
...manner of the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies, of ardent courage, and of great forces. The island was the strongest in the world, from its...gold, and so were the caparisons of the wild beasts they rode"; and elsewhere: "In the island called California, are many griffins, on account of the great...
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History of California, Volume 1

Theodore Henry Hittell - California - 1898
...accustomed to live after the fashion of amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies, of arder't courage and of great force. The island was the strongest...all of gold and so were the caparisons of the wild lieasts which they rode after having tamed them; for in all the island there is no other metal." See...
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