Titles by Subject

The Hi Lo Country

60th Anniversary Edition
By Max Evans

At its heart, The Hi Lo Country is the story of the friendship between two men, their mutual love of a woman, and their allegiance to the harsh, dry, achingly beautiful New Mexico high-desert grassland.

Subjects: Fiction

Send a Runner

A Navajo Honors the Long Walk
By Edison EskeetsJim Kristofic

Both exhilarating and punishing, Send A Runner tells the story of a Navajo family using the power of running to honor their ancestors and the power of history to explain why the Long Walk happened.

John P. Slough

The Forgotten Civil War General
By Richard L. Miller

Recounting Slough’s timeless story of rise and fall during America’s most tumultuous decades, historian Richard L. Miller brings to life this extraordinary figure.

Overhaul

A Social History of the Albuquerque Locomotive Repair Shops
By Richard FlintShirley Cushing Flint

In Overhaul, historians Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint present the largely forgotten story of Albuquerque’s locomotive repair shops, which were the driving force behind the city’s economy for more than seventy years.

Fortunate Son

Selected Essays from the Lone Star State
By Rick Bass

Rick Bass’s Fortunate Son is a literary tour of the Lone Star State by a native Texan of exceptional talent.

The Believer

Alien Encounters, Hard Science, and the Passion of John Mack
By Ralph Blumenthal

The Believer reveals the life and work of a man who explored the deepest of scientific conundrums and further leads us to the hidden dimensions and alternate realities that captivated Mack until the end of his life.

The Rock Cycle

Essays
By Kevin Honold

In this collection of essays, Kevin Honold explores themes of history and its fading significance in modern American life.

Subjects: EssaysLiterature

Field Guide to the Trees of the Gila Region of New Mexico

By Richard Stephen FelgerJames Thomas VerrierKelly KindscherXavier Raj Herbst Khera

Field Guide to the Trees of the Gila Region of New Mexico is the definitive guide for field botanists, researchers, students, and avid nature lovers who wish to explore the natural history of native and introduced tree species across the Gila.

The Gospel According to Billy the Kid

A Novel
By Dennis McCarthy

Here is a tale of the old New Mexico territory, corrupt lawmen, honest ranchers, murder, betrayal, and the explosive events of the Lincoln County War that sent young Billy off seeking justice—and headed toward a bloody rendezvous with a sheriff hired to track him down.

Subjects: FictionAHA21

The Ecology of Herbal Medicine

A Guide to Plants and Living Landscapes of the American Southwest
By Dara Saville

The Ecology of Herbal Medicine introduces botanical medicine through an in-depth exploration of the land, presenting a unique guide to plants found across the American Southwest.

Subjects: NatureMedicine

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