Southwest

Anasazi America

Seventeen Centuries on the Road from Center Place
Second Edition
By David E. Stuart

David E. Stuart incorporates extensive new research findings through groundbreaking archaeology to explore the rise and fall of the Chaco Anasazi and how it parallels patterns throughout modern societies in this new edition.

New Mexico's High Peaks

A Photographic Celebration
By Mike Butterfield

Photographer-author Mike Butterfield has spent forty years hiking New Mexico's high mountains, and his magnificent images are paired here with the chronicle of his adventures.

A Jesuit Missionary in Eighteenth-Century Sonora

The Family Correspondence of Philipp Segesser
Edited by Raymond H. Thompson
Translated by Werner S. ZimmtRobert E. Dahlquist

The Swiss Jesuit missionary Philipp Segesser was sent to northwestern Mexico in 1731. His letters home, translated and edited in this fascinating book, provide a frank and intimate view of missionary life on the remote northwestern frontier of New Spain.

Hispanic Folk Music of New Mexico and the Southwest

A Self-Portrait of a People
By John Donald Robb

First published in 1980 and now available only from the University of New Mexico Press, this classic compilation of New Mexico folk music is based on thirty-five years of field research by a giant of modern music, composer John Donald Robb.

New Mexican Folk Music/Cancionero del Folklor Nuevomexicano

Treasures of a People/El Tesoro del Pueblo
By Cipriano Frederico Vigil

This bilingual panoramic book presents the songs that are the life's work of Cipriano Frederico Vigil, the most important performer of traditional Nuevomexicano folk music in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.

O'Keeffe

Days in a Life
By C. S. Merrill

“Carol Merrill’s tribute to Georgia O’Keeffe is poems in the shape of finely rendered sketches, some of them even paintings. These intimate images convey the delicate and tough shape of O’Keeffe’s final years in New Mexico.”—Joy Harjo, author of She Had Some Horses

Philmont

A History of New Mexico's Cimarron Country
By Lawrence R. Murphy

This classic account is the first and still the best comprehensive history of the Colfax County area of northeastern New Mexico.

Subjects: HistorySouthwest

Inside the New Mexico Senate

Boots, Suits, and Citizens
By Dede Feldman

In this forthright account of the workings of New Mexico’s legislature, Dede Feldman reveals how the work of governing is actually accomplished.

Red or Green

New Mexico Cuisine
By Clyde Casey

Red or Green invites readers to experience the bold flavors of southwestern cooking in their own homes.

Subjects: CookingSouthwest

New Mexico Cuisine

Recipes from the Land of Enchantment
By Clyde Casey

A companion to Casey’s Red or Green cookbook, New Mexico Cuisine reflects the diversity of the origins of New Mexican cuisine.

Subjects: CookingSouthwest

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