This book argues that ethnic and racial tension brought on by the fighting in the borderland made Anglo-Texans feel justified in their violent actions against Mexicans.
In this book Márquez recounts his life story, from childhood memories of movies and baseball to the turbulent events of his manhood.
Subjects: MemoirChicana and ChicanoSouthwest
This book places the man and the map in historical context, reminding readers of the enduring significance of Miera y Pacheco.
A collection of John P. Meadows's interviews originally given to refute inaccuracies in the 1930 movie Billy the Kid. Also includes Meadows's memories of the Southwest's frontier days and the characters he knew.
Subjects: American WestHistorySouthwest
This book uses the story of the desert bighorn sheep in the Pusch Ridge Wilderness and population decline as a case study in human alteration of wildlife habitat.
In My Heart Belongs to Nature, Nichols records his forty-five-year connection to the Taos valley and its mountains, where he still lives.
This book offers detailed analyses of individual East LA murals, sets them in social context, and explains how they were produced.
Subjects: ArtSouthwestChicana and Chicano
Weaving together landscape and memory, this book presents historical photographs of the Río Grande of the American Southwest.
This inspiring memoir chronicles Lenton Malry’s journey from segregated Louisiana to a distinguished career in public service in New Mexico.
In Underground Ranger Doug Thompson passes along the essence of what he learned on this unusual job as a park ranger at Carlsbad Caverns National Park.