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By Celinda R. Kaelin

ISBN-10: 0738548472

ISBN-13: 9780738548470

ISBN-10: 1531629946

ISBN-13: 9781531629946

millions of years ahead of Zebulon Pike's identify turned hooked up to this recognized mountain, Pikes height was once domestic to indigenous humans. those First international locations left no written list in their sojourn the following, yet what they did go away have been stone circles, conscientiously crafted arrowheads and stone instruments, enigmatic petroglyphs, and culturally scarred bushes. within the 1500s, Spanish explorers documented their destinations, language, and numbers. within the 1800s, mountain males and legit explorers comparable to Pike, Fremont, and lengthy additionally wrote approximately those First international locations. Comanche, Apache, Arapaho, Cheyenne, Kiowa, and Lakota made incursions into the zone. those international locations contested Ute land ownership, harvested the plentiful flora and fauna, and paid homage to the strong spirits at backyard of the Gods and Manitou Springs. this present day Ute Indians go back to backyard of the Gods and to Pikes height every year to accomplish their sacred Sundance Ceremony.

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