By John B Boles

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The Archaeology of Mission Santa Catalina de Guale: 2. Biocultural Interpretations of a Population in Transition. Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, no. 68: 11±25. La Vere, David 1998: The Caddo Chiefdoms: Caddo Economics and Politics, 700±1835. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. Merrell, James H. 1989: The Indians' New World: Catawbas and Their Neighbors from European Contact through the Era of Removal. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. Milanich, Jerald T.

HOFFMAN H ISTORIANS have traditionally presented the Spanish and French explorations and colonizations of the American South as minor parts of the larger narrative of the European ``discovery'' of the world and as part of the story of national rivalries among the Spaniards, French, and English for colonial possessions. Parkman (1879, 1885), La RoncieÁre (1899±1932), Lowery (1901±5), Folmer (1953), Wright (1971), Quinn (1974), and a host of other historians are examples of this tendency to privilege narrative, national identity, and, in the case of the European writers, their national documentary sources.

HOFFMAN H ISTORIANS have traditionally presented the Spanish and French explorations and colonizations of the American South as minor parts of the larger narrative of the European ``discovery'' of the world and as part of the story of national rivalries among the Spaniards, French, and English for colonial possessions. Parkman (1879, 1885), La RoncieÁre (1899±1932), Lowery (1901±5), Folmer (1953), Wright (1971), Quinn (1974), and a host of other historians are examples of this tendency to privilege narrative, national identity, and, in the case of the European writers, their national documentary sources.

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