THE TRIAL OF DON PEDRO LEON LUJAN: The Attack Against…

THE TRIAL OF DON PEDRO LEON LUJAN: The Attack Against Indian Slavery and Mexican Traders in Utah. by Jones, Sandra. < >

THE TRIAL OF DON PEDRO LEON LUJAN: The Attack Against Indian Slavery and Mexican Traders in Utah.

Edition: First printing.

Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, (2000) dj. Hardcover first edition - A book which "explores and corrects historians' errors surrounding the [1851] trial of Pedro Leon Lujan of New Mexico for Indian slave trading in the Utah Territory. Jones examines the case and the clashing racial, cultural, and religious beliefs and biases that characterized it, looking at Mormon policy and doctrine concerning black and Indian slavery and indenture." Includes a chronology of compulsory Indian labor laws. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Notes, bibliography and index. 182 pp. ISBN: 0-87480615.

Condition: Fine in a very near fine dust jacket (appears unread).

Book ID: 78793
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