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A Guide To Treasure In New Mexico

By Thomas Penfield 0941620247

What are you WAITING for?!? Here`s the scoop--there`s the treasue. Get out there!! 109 pages.

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Off The Beaten Path: New Mexico

By Todd R. Staats 0762701013

We all know about Santa Fe, and most of us are familiar with Taos. Albuquerque is a given, so where else to go for enchantment? Set a trend: use this book to find out. Revised third edition, 1997, 195 pp.

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Culture & History » Issues
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2010 Map: National Landscape Conservation System

By NGS/BLM NLCS-2010

Beautiful, bilingual (English/Spanish)full-color map of BLM`s National Landscape Conservation System. Shows BLM`s national monuments, wild & scenic rivers, wilderness and wilderness study areas, national conservation areas, national historic and scenic trails. 2010

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Culture & History » Environment
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America's Forests; Guide to Plants and Animals

By Marianne D Wallace 9781555915957

Delightful full-color illustrations and lively descriptions help not only in identifying forest types but also introduce plants and animals and provide enjoyment for the whole family. 2009

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Our Wilderness; America's Common Ground

By Doug Scott 9781555916411

This photographic tribute and primer examines what wilderness really means to individual Americans and why we should remain vigilant in our protection of these lands. Our Wilderness reminds us why these areas are truly America's common ground.

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Rio Grande del Norte: An Intimate Portrait

By Geraint Smith 971865860

160 pages of full color images from the Upper Rio Grande region of northern New Mexico and southern Colorado. 2014

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Who Lives in the Snow?

By Jennifer Berry Jones 1570984440

On the surface, the snow looks quiet and serene. But beneath its white expanse, unsociable shrews go hunting, voles tunnel to the surface, and chipmunks awaken to nibble on seeds. Through scientifically accurate text and lifelike illustrations, this book introduces young readers to the unseen life in the world of winter. Ages 4-8

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Culture & History » Southwestern Archaeology
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Ancient Ruins of the Southwest: An Archaeological Guide

By David Grant Noble 9780873587242

This third edition of David Grant Noble's indispensable guide to archaeological ruins of the American Southwest includes updated text and thirteen newly opened archaeological sites. From Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument in Texas to the Zuni-Acoma Trail in New Mexico, reader will be provided with old-time favorites and new treasures. In addition to descriptions of each site, Noble provides time-saving tips for the traveler, citing major highways, nearby towns and the facilities they offer, campgrounds, and other helpful information. Filled with photos of ruins, petroglyphs, and artifacts, as well as maps, this is a guide every traveler needs when they are exploring the Southwest. 160pp, 2000

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Ancient Southwest: Chaco Canyon, Bandelier, and Mesa Verde

By David Stuart 9780826346384

Over twenty-five years ago, David Stuart began writing award-winning newspaper articles on regional archaeology that appealed to general readers. These columns shared interesting, and usually little-known, facts and stories about the ancient people and places of the Southwest. By 1985, Stuart had penned enough columns to fill a book, Glimpses of the Ancient Southwest, which has been unavailable for years. Now he has rewritten most of his original articles to include recently discovered information about Chaco Canyon, Bandelier, and Mesa Verde. 152pp, 2009

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Great Houses of Chaco

By John Martin Campbell 826342485

In The Great Houses of Chaco, Jack Campbell's elegant black and white photos explore the intricate structures that have come to define Chaco. David Stuart and Thomas Windes provide essays that place the photographs into historic contexts, and Katherine Kallestad has written captions that explain the images themselves. Together, they detail Chacoan culture and the magnificent ruins that are the primary source of our knowledge about the ancestral people of this region.

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History Of The Southwest

By Thomas E. Sheridan 1-877856-76-2

As you`d expect from those wonderful folks at the Western National Parks Association, this overview of the many cultures and fascinating individuals who shaped Arizona and New Mexico is filled to the brim with superb illustrations. Lovely to look at, delightful to read. 1998, 80 pp.

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Indian Arts of the Southwest

By Susanne Page, Jake Page 9781933855172

Southwestern Native Americans are renowned for their commitment to excellence in artistry and craftsmanship. This equally excellent book offers clear, expert, concise guidance to the gorgeous array of objects created by the native peoples of Arizona and New Mexico. 144pp, 2009

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Indian Rock Art of the Southwest

By Polly Schaafsma 9780826309136

This comprehensive view of carvings and paintings on stone by Native Americans from 200 B.C. through the nineteenth century surveys the rock art of Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, northern Mexico, and west Texas, providing an incomparable visual record of Southwest Indian culture, religion, and society. 393pp, 1986

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Pecos National Historical Park

By Sarah Gustafson 1877856703

Indians, conquistadors, traders, Civil War battles, and park rangers! Find it all in Pecos, New Mexico. 1997, 15 pp.

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Petroglyphs of the Southwest; A Puebloan Perspective

By Conroy Chino 9781583691403

A brief and well illustrated pocket guide to the petroglyphs of the Four Corners Region. 2012

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Rock Art of The Southwest

By Liz & Peter Welsh 899972586

This extremely useful and important book provides the perfect introduction to rock-art in the American Southwest. Most importantly, this guide book prepares the visitor of rock-art sites better than any other rock-art guide book, and it is the information it provides is applicable to any rock-art sites in the world. 2000

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Salinas Pueblo Missions: Abo, Quarai and Gran Quivira

By Dan Murphy 9780911408980

Learn about the remarkable human story of the Estancia Basin of New Mexico and the tragic drama that unfolded in the seventeenth century, when the expanding empire of Spain reached these peaceful Indian towns.

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Wild Plants of the Pueblo Province: exploring ancient and enduring uses

By William W. Dunmire, Gail D. Tierney 9780890132722

Plant biologist and former US Park Service ecologist Dunmire and botanist/anthropologist Tierney have written a book that combines a high degree of scholarship with a delightfully accessible trail-guide approach to the traditional uses of wild plants in the Pueblo world. 305pp, 1995

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Culture & History » Literature
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Campfire Stories

By William Forgey 9780762763887

Need a good scary story to tell to youngsters—or to anyone, young or old, who wants a little fright before going off to sleep in the great outdoors? Nothing goes better with gooey s’mores and a glowing campfire than a good ghost story, and this collection of scary classics and frightening folktales will send shivers up anyone’s spine. Campfire Stories includes twenty original and classic stories of adventures and ghosts, all fun and easy to remember and retell. 240pp, 2011

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Death Comes For The Archbishop

By Willa Cather 0679728899

What happens when a French Catholic becomes Archbishop of a Spanish colony? You may think the title gives it away, but you can find out only by reading Willa Cather`s classic tale of real New Mexico history. 1927, 297 pp.

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