A New History of Old Texas
A New History of Old Texas
Brandon Seale
Mala Cosa
20 minutes Posted Aug 24, 2020 at 5:00 am.
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When the expeditionaries came to question their medicine. How they came to fear that they - perhaps - might be bringing the evil they thought they were curing. How they stopped healing. And how that made things even worse.

Pages: f38v-f41v in Zamora (1542) Edition as published by Adorno and Pautz (1999).

Cover art: Illustration by Carolyn E. Boyd, Courtesy Shumla Archaeological Research and Education Center, taken from The White Shaman Mural: An Enduring Creation Narrative in the Rock Art of the Lower Pecos. University of Texas Press, Austin (2016), fig 5-33.