Author: Theodore E. Treutlein - Translator & Editor
Publisher: California Historical Society
Description: Hardcover with dust jacket. 196 pages.
Condition: Spine caps lightly bumped.
Dust Jacket: Some shelf wear and scuffing. Now protected by a mylar cover.
Contents: This book chronicles Jesuit mission life in Sonora, Mexico from 1755 to 1767. The author, a German Jesuit priest, labored among the Indians for eight years on the eve of the Spanish occupation of Alta California. His mission work ended in 1765 when illness forced him to return to Mexico City where he witnessed the expulsion of all Jesuits from the Spanish Colonies.