The Journal of San Diego History
Fall 1978, Volume 24, Number 4
Thomas L. Scharf, Managing Editor

Book Notes

Douglas H. Strong, Book Review Editor

The Zunis of Cibola. By C. Gregory Crampton. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1977. Notes, bibliography, index, illustrations. 201 pages.$15.00.

This attractive volume traces the history of the Zuni Indians in western New Mexico from late prehistoric times to the present. Crampton utilizes oral traditions as well as written documents to explain how the Zunis coped successfully with challenges from other Indians, Spaniards, Mexicans, and Americans as well as from hazards from natural environment.