Apache Voices Their Stories of Survival as Told to Eve Ball

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In the 1940s and 1950s, long before historians fully accepted oral tradition as a source, Eve Ball (1890-1984) was taking down verbatim the accounts of Apache elders who had survived the army's campaigns against them in the last century. These oral histories offer new versions -- from Warm Springs, Chiricahua, Mescalero, and Lipan Apache -- of events previously known only through descriptions left by non-Indians. A high school and college teacher, Ball moved to Ruidoso, New Mexico, in 1942. After winning their confidence, ...

Apache Voices Their Stories of Survival as Told to Eve Ball 2003, University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM

ISBN-13: 9780826321633

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Apache Voices: Their Stories of Survival as Told to Eve Ball 2001, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826321626

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