Titles by Publisher

America's Frontier Heritage

By Ray Allen Billington

This thought-provoking book by the leading authority on Turner presents the results of modern research in history and the behavioral sciences, concluding that in many ways the Turner hypothesis is a valid one.

Miss O'Keeffe

By Christine Taylor PattenAlvaro Cardona-Hine

This intimate account of the year of Patten’s employment offers a rare glimpse of O’Keeffe’s daily life when she could no longer see well enough to paint.

Land of Enchantment

Memoirs of Marian Russell Along the Santa Fe Trail
By Marian Russell

This forgotten classic paints a vivid picture of nineteenth-century New Mexico as seen by a bright young girl from the age of seven on. Mrs. Russell's memories of several well-known western figures are not only delightful reading but make this book a useful addition to the region's history.

In Fire's Way

A Practical Guide to Life in the Wildfire Danger Zone
By Tom Wolf

A fire fighting tool for homeowners and firefighters alike, this guide discusses both the properties of wildfires and ways to minimize damage. Authored by an environmental journalist with advanced degrees in forestry, it is a must-have book designed to help westerners understand the Wildfire Danger Zone.

Anasazi Architecture and American Design

Edited by Baker H. MorrowV. B. Price

Morrow and Price take the reader on a journey through Chaco Canyon and Mesa Verde, balancing observations of past architectural and cultural achievements with suggestions and recommendations for design practices in the present.

Finding the West

Explorations with Lewis and Clark
By James Ronda

Documents not only the stories that Lewis and Clark offered about their "road across the continent," but also the large and important stories by and about the Native peoples whose trails they followed and whose lands they described in their journals.

The Shield of the Weak

Feminism and the State in Uruguay, 1903-1933
By Christine Ehrick

This study traces women's political activism and state formation in Uruguay during the first three decades of the twentieth century, highlighting the connections and the dialogues between these two processes.

Pat Schroeder

A Woman of the House
By Joan Lowy

This is the first biography of Pat Schroeder: outspoken Colorado Democrat elected to Congress in 1972, beloved by the left, and despised by the right.

Rabbit and the Wolves

By Deborah L. Duvall
Illustrations by Murv Jacob

Ji-Stu the Rabbit travels far from home to try to prove he can be a great singer.

The South American Expeditions, 1540-1545

By Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca
Edited and Translated by Baker H. Morrow

This book is one of the great first-person accounts of the Spanish conquest of the Americas in the sixteenth century. Morrow's new translation makes Cabeza de Vaca's adventures available to a wide English-speaking audience for the first time.

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