A New History of Old Texas
A New History of Old Texas
Brandon Seale
The Arrowhead
20 minutes Posted Sep 7, 2020 at 5:00 am.
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How Cabeza de Vaca removed an arrowhead from the beating heart of an ailing native. How the four expeditionaries' "authority" continued to grow. How the expeditionaries abused that authority. And how they came to repent of it.

Pages: f49v-f52r in Zamora (1542) Edition as published by Adorno and Pautz (1999).

Cover Art: "The First Recorded Surgical Operation in North America," 1965. By Tom Lea, Courtesy of the Tom Lea Institute., El Paso, Texas. All Rights Reserved.