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Robert H. Jackson, Edward Castillo. Indians, Franciscans and Spanish Colonization: The Impact of the Mission System on the California Indians. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1995. vii + 214 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1570-0.
Reviewed by Jack S. Williams (Center for Spanish Colonial Archaeology, and Anita Cohen-Williams, Arizona State University)
Published on H-LatAm (October, 1995)