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Gilians (Gilian Apaches)
"Gilian" or "Gilian Apache" was the name of an Apache band of New Mexico. They are Chiricahua speakers,
also known as the Chihende or Warm Springs Apaches. The Gilian Apaches have merged with other Chiricahua people.
Most Gilian descendents live in Oklahoma today.
Here are links to our webpages about the Gilian tribe and language:
Gilian Apache language
Southwest Native Americans
Here are links to more Internet resources about the Gilian Apaches:
Gila Apache tribe
Apache Bands of Arizona
And here are a few good books about the Gilians:
Culture and Customs of the Apache Indians
Wisdom Sits In Places
Western Apache-English Dictionary
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