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  - Zoe - Goodreads

I found this book a good resource for imagining and visualizing the San Francisco Bay Area pre-European invasion. It gave a picture of daily life in my neighborhood in the not-so-distant past. I liked ... Read full review

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User Review  - Richard Reese - Goodreads

The wee folk were once beaten by iron-using people, which made them detest this powerful metal, and the people who used it. Consequently, when the Iron People conquered Europe, they were very careful ... Read full review

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Margolin is the author of books on California Indian life.

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