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Those Who Had Hast Quita as Their Birthplace
A group of Seri once lived on Hant Ihiini (the Baja California peninsula), but they have since disappeared after many died from a severe flulike sickness and the remainder migrated elsewhere. This essay narrates some of their history and customs, and ends with a song that used to be sung among them.
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Kozak, David L., eds., Inside Dazzling Mountains: Southwest Native Verbal Arts. [1st ed.]. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press. 9780803215757