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  John Hann focuses during this examine at the Apalachee Indians and their interactions with the Spanish through the ancient interval. Following an outline of the prehistoric Apalachee, Hann delves into the encounters among the Apalachee and the 1st ecu intruders.  He synthesizes ancient and archaeological info at the institution and progress of the western Florida missions, together with pertinent info from the popular and pivotal country of San Luis de Talimali.   A sympathetic view of the tradition and customs of the old Apalachee and a translation of pop Paiva’s impassioned ball video game manuscript are by means of sections on Apalachee political constitution, language, demographic traits, and project economy.  Hann concludes with information at the demoralization of the Apalachee and its results at the missions and, finally, at the exile and extinction of the Apalachee humans.

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Indeed, with the exception of the years 16551657, the first 40 years of the Apalachee mission period are largely a great void. Available documents do not even indicate which of the native villages were the first to receive the friars' attention. It is likely that a village such as Inihayca, whose chief went to St. Augustine in 1608 to pledge the province's loyalty to Spain's monarch, would be among the first to be missionized. " Recourse was had regularly to this principle to ignore royal orders on the grounds that the king would reverse an unwise decision once he became aware of its harmful consequences.

1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 1. 2. 1. Comparison of Moore's letters and Spanish and French reports 272 Page ix Foreword Nearly forty years have passed since the pioneering excavations of John Griffin at the site of the seventeenth-century Spanish mission of San Luis, reported along with Hale Smith's excavations at the Ayubale mission site in Jefferson County and Mark Boyd's translation of contemporary Spanish documents. Their book, Here They Once Stood, published by the University of Florida Press in 1951, laid out a solid foundation for subsequent archaeological and historical study of Florida's mission period and contributed significantly to the development of what has now come to be known as historical archaeology.

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