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GENERAL SOUTHWEST ARIZONA NEW MEXICO TEXAS GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
AN ARMY WIFE'S
COOKBOOK. Williams. Frontier recipes from 1850-late 1880s, at remote west
Texas outpost Fort Davis (now a national historic site). Illustrated, 72 pages.
Inventory = 17. Order #: SOPM1304 spiral$4.95.
PLATEAU: the story behind the scenery. Ladd. Geology and topography of
this wondrous landscape of the Four Corners region of Colorado/Utah/Arizona/New
Mexico. Unuusal rock formations and scenery and unusual weathering processes. 48
large-format pages, color illus. 1995.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-88714-090-4. Order #: KCPU4736 paper$8.95.
IS FOR INDIANS OF THE SOUTHWEST: the story behind the scenery. Rosen &
Baird. Children's story telling of the Southwest character and heritage.
Large-format pages, color illus. 2000.
Inventory =22. ISBN: 0-88714-211-7. Order #: KCPU8108 paper$9.95.
DAWN OF THE DINOSAURS: The Triassic in Petrified Forest. Long & Houk. Fascinating animals once roamed tropical Arizona in what is now arid Petrified Forest National park. Color illustrations, 96 large-format pages. Inventory = 1. Order #: PEFO7051 paper$14.95.
CIBOLA. Horgan. A lyrical novel that welds ancient mystery with the actual lives
of workaday people, is set in Roswell, New Mexico during the Great Depression.
Inventory = 5. Order #: UNEM3737 paper$6.95.
MEXICAN COOKIN'. by Lane. Recipes for
using tortillas, corn, chili, tomatoes, and beans in tangy tostadas, enchiladas,
tacos, tamales, sopapilla, burritos, huevos, and more.
Drawings, 64 pages. Baxter Lane titles are suited for gift stores and souvenir shops in tourist
Inventory = 1. ISBN: None. Order #: BALA9277 paper$4.95.
FIELD MOUSE GOES TO WAR: a bilingual tale. Kennard
and Yava. Illustrated by Fred Kabotie. Can the little field mouse outwit the hawk that is stealing
chickens from the People?
This traditional Hopi tale was originally published in 1944 by the Bureau of
Indian Affairs. The drawings are by Hopi artist Fred Kabotie who was born at
the turn of the century on the Second Mesa. Kabotie was commissioned by the
Museum of the American Indian in New York to record authentic native dances and
by the Fred Harvey Company to decorate the Indian Tower on the south Rim of the
The book is in English and phonetic Hopi. Contains pronunciation guide.74 pages.
Inventory = 1. ISBN:
A FITTING DEATH
FOR BILLY THE KID. Adams. How the "Kid" legend was born and grew.
Illustrated, 320 pages.
Inventory = 3. ISBN: 0-8061-1764-8. Order #: UOKL5678 paper$12.95.
THE MARCH. Sears. The destruction of America's grasslands by advancing deserts
and the conservation practices needed to stop it. 272 pages.
Inventory = 3. Order #: UOKL1652 cloth$17.95.
(THE): Men, Dirt, and Depression. Bonnifield. Factual information on middle
America's most devastating natural disaster--drought, dust, and land erosion in Oklahoma
and Kansas. Photos, 244 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEM3907 cloth$14.95.
THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS. Dodge. Capsule descriptions help identify, plant's
stories. Drawings, color illustrations, 136 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM1315 paper$9.95.
THE SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS. Arnberger & Janish. Capsule descriptions of species
living above 7,000 feet, on color-coded pages. Color photos, drawings, 143 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM1319 paper$9.95.
THE SOUTHWESTERN FORESTS AND WOODLANDS. Foxx. Botanical guide to species.
Drawings, 216 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEM1617 paper$12.95.
A GUIDE TO THE ANASAZI AND OTHER ANCIENT
SOUTHWEST INDIANS. Southwest Traveler Guidebook.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 1-55838-126-0. Order #: AMTR7606 paper$6.95.
SOUTHWEST: Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas. Ganci. Sierra Club Totebook.
Inventory = 1. Order #: RAHO2715 paper$14.00.
HOUSE IN THE
SUN. Olin. The arid and thorny residence of desert plants and animals--how they
live. Color photos, 248 pages.
Inventory = 4. Order #: SOPM1314 paper$3.95.
IN TIME OF
HARVEST. Sinclair. Novel about an Oklahoma family homesteading in New Mexico
mines a classic vein of American humor.
Inventory = 2. Order #: UNEM3761 paper$6.95.
Casanova of the Cliff Dweller.
John V. Young. Who or what was Kokopelli? The hunchback flute player's many
roles and the Kokopelli legends are described in this 40 page, illustrated book.
Inventory= 5. ISBN:
THE LIFE AND
DEATH OF LITTLE JO. Bright. An affectionate portrayal of village life in
New Mexico's Taos Valley.
Inventory = 4. Order #: UNEM3735 paper$6.95.
THE LIFE OF PAT
F. GARRETT and the Taming of the Border Outlaw. Scanland. Gunmen, outlaws,
greatest sheriff of Old Southwest. 5 illustrations, 44 pages.
Inventory = 3. ISBN: 0-910584-18.4. Order #: FILT0485 paper$3.95
TEXAS GHOST TOWNS. Florin. Anecdotes of 25 old cities with their blacksmith
shops, turquoise and gold mines, churches, and schools. 65 photos, 80 large-format pages.
Inventory = 14. No ISBN. Order #: ZZBS0401 paper$5.95.
PAPAGO (Tohono O'odham) and PIMA INDIANS OF ARIZONA. Ruth M.
Underhill. Noted anthropologist describes everyday life, religion, arts,
and government of two Arizona tribes. First published in 1930s.
74 pages, illustrated.
Inventory= 1. ISBN:
DWELLERS OF THE DESERT. Dodge. Spiders, scorpions, snakes, centipedes, bees,
bugs, gila monster. How to identify, treat bites. Photos, 48 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM2172 paper$4.95.
SPOKEN SPANISH. Kercheville. Stresses pronunciation, vocabulary building, and
usable idioms and sentences; appropriate for self-instruction. 162 pages.
Inventory = 3. Order #: UNEM3909 paper$7.95.
FE TRAIL--Voyage of Discovery the story behind the scenery. Murphy. History
of wagon route from Kansas City, Missouri to Santa Fe, New Mexico--ruts still
visible on the trail, ruins of posts, the restored Bent's Fort, wagons, and
travelers. 64 large-format pages, color illus. 1994.
Inventory = 1. ISBN:0-88714-086-6. Order #: KCPU4869 paper$8.95.
TREES OF THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS. Bowers. Life span, peak blooming times and
habitats, identifying guide. Illustrated, 140 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM9500 paper$9.95.
SKETCHING TOUR. Runyan. History and present of old mines, villages, and towns of
southern New Mexico & Arizona. Drawings, 64 large-format pages.
Inventory = 6. Order #: CAMB0249 paper$4.50.
GHOST TOWN ATLAS. Johnson. Fact and legend combine with map directions to sites
of history, treasure, lost mines in Arizona, New Mexico, Utah & Colorado. 12 photos,
20 maps, 48 pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: CYJO642 paper$4.00.
SOUTHWESTERN INDIAN RECIPE BOOK. Hesse. Recipes of Apache, Papago, Pima, Pueblo, Navajo. Kneel-down bread, blue corn fritters, chili mush, chili fritters, green jerky fry! Illus. 60 p. Inventory = 6. ISBN: 978-0-86541-042-9. Order #: FILT0658 paper$5.95.
INDIAN POTTERY. Hucko. Potters and their styles from the pueblo towns
of the Southwest. 64 large-format pages, color illus. 1999.
Inventory =1. ISBN: 0-88714-148-X. Order# KCPU4262 paper$12.95.
CACTUS IZZAT? Manning. A "Who's Who" of strange plants in the
Southwestern American Desert.
Inventory = 21. Order #: REGA1224 paper$3.95.
NEIGHBORS. Coolidge. Shares the experience of living as neighbors with Shoshoni
and Arapaho native Americans in early 1900s. 200 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UOKL5656 paper$7.95.
THE WEST ON WOOD: Volume 1 (Southwestern Indians). Choda. 19th century engravings gleaned
from early publications. Illustrated, 56 pages.
Inventory = 12. Order #: FILT4662 paper$3.95.
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Schwatka. Apaches in
1870s: dwellings, medicine men, runners, war dress, weapons, leaders. 30
illustrations, 30 pages.
Inventory=7. ISBN: 0-910584-35-4. Order #: FILT4574 paper$4.00.
CHECKLIST OF THE BIRDS OF ORGAN PIPE CACTUS NATIONAL MONUMENT (AN). Groschupf,
Brown, & Johnson. Habitats, birds, seasonal distribution. 52 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM4500 paper$4.95.
BOOK. Fischers. A taste of the Old Southwest: sizzling Indian fry bread, prickly
pear marmalade, sourdough biscuits, refried beans, beef jerky, cactus candy, and more.
Inventory = 2. Order #: GOWE6228 paper$5.95.
A Hiking and Climbing Guide. Martins.
Route descriptions and travel information for 101 hikes, including many high summits.
Maps, photos, 208 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: CORD7529 paper$11.95.
BYWAYS. Thollander. Explores
the great natural wonders and areas of antiquity; formerly "Back Roads of
Arizona." Illustrated, 168 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: NOLA5466 paper$12.95.
BEAUTIFUL ARIZONA. Lewis. Desert, cactus, wildflowers, rock
formations. Color photos, 72 large-format pages.
Inventory = 83. ISBN:0-915796-39-2. Order #: BEAM0127 paper$7.95.
CANYON DE CHELLY: The Story Behind the Scenery (AZ). Supplee. Anasazi
and today's Navajo peoples, rock formations, cliff dwellings at Arizona National
park. 65 color photos, 48 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-88714-042-4. Order #: KCPU3818 paper$8.95.
DE CHELLY IN PICTURES: the continuing story. Hunter. Cliffside
cliff-dwellings in the canyon of this Arizona national park. Once inhabited by
Anasazi and now by Navajo Native Americans. 48 large-format pages, color illus.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-88714-145-5. Order #: KCPU8007 paper$8.95.
THE EARP BROTHERS
OF TOMBSTONE: The Story of Mrs. Virgil Earp. Waters. Map, 255 pages.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-8032-5838-0. Order #: UNEB7011 paper$9.95.
FIELD GUIDE TO COMMON DESERT BIRDS OF ARIZONA. Primer. Describes 31
birds of this region, such as hawks, quail, cactus wren, roadrunner. Drawings,
32 little pages.
Inventory = 3. ISBN: 0-935810-13-7. Order #: PRIM4546 paper$2.95.
GUIDE TO COMMON DESERT CACTUS OF ARIZONA. Primer. Uses simple key charts to lead
to species identification of chollas, prickly pears, pincushions, organ pipe, and more.
Drawings, 32 little pages.
Inventory = 5. ISBN:0-935810-15-3. Order #: PRIM4560 paper$2.95.
GUIDE TO COMMON DESERT INSECTS OF ARIZONA. Primer. Identifies 30 species
characteristic of this region, like vinegaroon, tarantula, scorpion, cicada, mesquite bug.
Drawings, 32 little pages. ISBN: .
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-935810-14-5. Order #: PRIM4559 paper$2.95.
GUIDE TO COMMON TREES OF ARIZONA. Primer Identifies 47 trees of this region,
showing leaf and cone or seed characteristics. Drawings, 32 little pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: PRIM3351 paper$2.95.
GHOST TOWNS OF ARIZONA: Remnants of the Mining Days.
(Arizona Traveler Guidebook).
by Carolyn Bauer. Arizona has the town "too tough to die" (Tombstone), and Jerome is literally built on the side of a mountain. Other ghost towns are found near still-active mines. Perhaps more interesting than the towns are the stories of the people, retold here. 48 pages.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 1-55838-095-7. Order #: AMTR7264 paper$6.95.
INDIANS OF ARIZONA: A Guide to Arizona's Heritage.
(Arizona Traveler Guidebook).
by Eleanor H. Ayer. There are three
things that everyone identifies with Arizona: the Grand Canyon, cactus, and the
Native Americans. This book focuses on the more than 20 different tribes that
exist today in Arizona. Learn about their heritage, customs, land, and more.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 1-55838-112-0. Order #: AMTR7265 paper$6.95.
Story of Mines, Men, and Money. Brewer. A historical booklet on Jerome, Arizona,
classic story of Western boom and bust mining operation. Photos, 12 pages.
Inventory = 8. Order #: SOPM3919 paper$2.95.
FOREST NATIONAL PARK topographic map. US Geological Survey. Arizona. Folded.
Inventory = 1. Order #: USGS8824 map$4.00.
FOREST: The Story Behind the Scenery. Ash & May. Stone trees of ancient forest, now opalized; wildlife, Indian ruins. 33 color photos, 32 large-format pages.
Inventory = 90. No ISBN. Order #: PEFO1086 paper$4.95.
FOREST: the story behind the scenery. Ash. Explains origins of stone
logs, limbs, roots scattered in whole sections or pieces across this desert
landscape, plus animal fossils of the region. 48 large-format pages, color
Inventory = 1. No ISBN. Order #: KCPU4867 paper$8.95.
FOREST IN PICTURES: the continuing story. Bowmans. Extended captions
explain the unusual opalized fossil logs of this desert national park; includes
animal fossils also discovered here and ancient Indian sites plus desert plants
and animals. 48 large-format pages, color illus. 1991.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-88714-056-4. Order #: KCPU paper$8.95.
CANYON VOYAGE. W. L. Rusho. History of J. W. Powell's first expedition through the Grand
Canyon. 44pages, illustrated.
Inventory = 7. ISBN:
OF PHANTOM RANCH. Simpson. Horseback guest inn at bottom of Grand Canyon. Photos,
map, 24 pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: GRCA0570 paper$4.95.
HISTORY OF ARIZONA. Trimble. Varied legends, lost-treasure stories, ghost towns,
place names, ancient past of byways. Illustrated, 480 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: MOPR5613 paper$20.00.
GUIDE TO FORT BOWIE. Early military fort in Arizona. 28 pages.
Inventory = 11. No ISBN. Order #: SOPM2168 paper$2.95.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM3457 paper$6.95.
SAGUARO NATIONAL MONUMENT, Arizona. Shelton & Dodge. National Park Service Handbook to relationships among land, climate, plants, wild animals, man in desert environment of Arizona. Color illustrations, 104 pages. Inventory = 4. Order #: USGB8819 paper$7.50.
the desert flower book. Miller. A couple hundred
coolor drawings and notes on common flowers of Southwest deserts. 68 little
Inventory =1. ISBN:0-933472-69-2. Order #: JOHN3772 paper$5.95.
SONORAN DESERT: the story behind the scenery. Helms.
Unusual desert landscape and wildlife zone of SW AZ, SE CA, and Baja
California--with strange cactus, sand dunes, faulted mountains,and even a
seacoast. 48 large-format pages, color illus. 1991.
Inventory = 1. ISBN:0-916122-71-9. Order #: KCPU4891 paper$8.95.
CROMWELL. Richter. A realistic novel of life in a turn-of-the-century Arizona
mining town, portrays an industrial society whose citizens prize wealth and respectability
above all else.
Inventory = 4. Order #: UNEM3760 paper$6.95.
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MONUMENT. Noble. Geology,
history & prehistory of New Mexico Indian pueblo of cliff dwellings and valley sites.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SCAR1904 paper$4.95.
MEXICO. Ryan. Wildflowers, mountains, desert, Indian adobes. Color photos, 72
Inventory = 3. Order #: BEAM0115 paper$7.95.
BIRDS OF NEW
MEXICO'S NATIONAL PARK LANDS. Hubbards. Compilation provides broad view of
birding possibilities in the 11 national monuments and parks of New Mexico. 40 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: PRIM6550 paper$3.95.
OF NEW MEXICO (A). Jenkins.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEM4367 paper$7.95.
CAVERNS: Silent Chambers, Timeless Beauty. Barnett. Cave formation, exploration,
natural features of New Mexico national park. Color photos, 36 large-format pages.
Inventory = 13. Order #: CACA1888 paper$4.95.
NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK. Vivian. Audio cassette tour with archeologist of
Anasazi Indian sites.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM5587 audio$9.95.
NEW MEXICO. Cohrs. Story of 1865 military fort built at edge of waterless
"Journey of Death" desert to protect settlers and travelers. Illustrated, 32
Inventory = 3. Order #: MUNM4021 paper$3.95.
NEW MEXICO. Wilson. History of military post where Navajo
native Americans were taken
after losing their freedom to Kit Carson; it was the end of their "Long Walk."
Illustrated, 20 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. MUNM6431 paper$3.95.
Salinas National Monument.
Park guide to ancient Indian ruin in New Mexico gives
history & architecture of pueblo and mission. Photos, drawings, 32 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM1326 paper$3.95.
GUIDE TO THE
NEW MEXICO MOUNTAINS. Ungnade. Covers 75 mountain ranges--climbing routes, auto
routes, rivers, caves, winter trips. Maps, 235 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEM1614 paper$10.95.
KINGDOM. Fergusson. Historical novel of vast New Mexico Maxwell Land Grant of
nearly 2 million acres in years after the Civil War. Centered near Cimarron and set in
mountains and valley of northern New Mexico, peopled with unforgettable characters. 325
Inventory = 2. Order #: UNEM3918 paper$7.95.
HIGHWAYS: The ghost towns of New Mexico. Looney. Histories of once lively towns
and camps that didn't make it. Photos, 220 large-format pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: UNEM1605 paper$17.95.
NEW LIGHT ON
CHACO CANYON. Noble Chaco prehistory, "road" network, rock art,
environment, early astronomy. 108 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SCAR8017 paper$12.95.
The Shining Land. Sinclair. Essays that portray the power, magic, and mystery of
New Mexico's history, geography, and culture. Photos, 197 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEM3910 paper$12.95.
Archaeology, History, Prehistory. Noble. New Mexico area includes pueblo Indian
and Spanish mission sites of Gran Quivira, Quarai, and Abo. Illustrated, maps, 40
Inventory = 1. Order #: ANCI8013 paper$8.95.
SAN JUAN RIVER. by Richard Twarog. New Mexico's San Juan River and Navajo Lake are gloriously featured in this well-written and beautifully-photographed book from professional photographer Richard Twarog. Rich with history and spectacular scenery, Twarog explores the history, landscape, structures, and early residents of the area. The famous San Juan Worm and other productive patterns are discussed, as well as effective fly-fishing techniques, equipment, and various fish species you'll encounter. Personal essays and interviews with local guides provide depth and personality, beyond just a guidebook this book puts you on the banks of the San Juan, heart and soul. 88 pages, large-format, all color.
STATE PARKS OF NEW MEXICO.
Young. Guide to 44 sites of archeology, history, nature, and
recreation. Photos, 170 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEM1616 paper$11.95.
Wind, Sand, and Time. Atkinson. Natural and human history of White Sands National
Monument, New Mexico. 13 color photos, 44 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: SOPM1306 paper$3.95.
ALONG FOREST AND MESA TRAILS. Bernard. Guide to 80 species in New Mexico.
Drawings, 194 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UNEM1621 paper$9.95.
ZUNI & EL
MORRO: Past and Present. Noble & Woodbury. History, prehistory, culture of
Zuni native Americans, plus scenic El Morro National Monument, in New Mexico. Illustrated,
maps, 40 pages. lg. format
Inventory = 1. Order #: ANCI8014 paper$8.95.
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BEND: the story behind the scenery. Sperling. Geology, plant life,
animals, history of this Texas national park. 48 large-format pages, color
Inventory =1. ISBN: 0-88741-101-3. 1995. Order #: KCPU4679 paper$8.95
TEXAS AUTO TOURS. McIlvain. Roadside discoveries of historic and legendary sites,
natural beauty, unusual shops, eating places, hidden landmarks. 85 illustrations,
Inventory = 2. Order #: EAKI4987 paper$9.95.
THE HILLS: Chester W. Nimitz. Driskill. Biography from the Texas hill country of
this American naval hero who commanded the Pacific Fleet in World War II. 82 photos, 312
Inventory = 1. Order #: EAKI3778 cloth$14.95.
ALAMO AND THE
TEXAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE (THE). Haythornthwaite. Covers uniforms and personal
equipment of these soldiers. Photos, 48 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: STAC4239 paper$12.95.
BACK ROADS OF
TEXAS. Thollander. Captures spirit of rural landscapes, history, and humor.
Illustrated, maps, 204 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: NOLA9118 paper$11.95.
DALLAS. Will. Wildflower fields, city skylines, building architecture, parks.
Color photos, 72 large-format pages.
Inventory = 11. ISBN: 0-89802-097-2. Order #: BEAM0118 paper$7.95.
TEXAS. Will. Deserts, wildflowers, cattle range, mountains, historic buildings,
The Alamo. Color photos, 72 large-format pages.
Inventory = 50. ISBN: 0-915796-74-0. Order #: BEAM0125 paper$8.95.
NATIONAL PARK topographic map. US Geological Survey. Texas. Folded.
Inventory = 2. Order #: USGS9596 map$4.00.
BIG BEND OF THE RIO GRANDE. Maxwell. Rocks, geologic history, and settlers of Big Bend
National park area, Texas. Illustrated, 144 pages., geologic map.
Inventory = 3. Order #: BUEG2292 paper$9.95.
BEND--Three Steps to the Sky. Deckert. Human and natural history of Texas
national park's river, desert, and mountain environments. 50 color photos, 44 large-format
Inventory = 4. Order #: BIBE0177 paper$3.95.
BIG BEND. Moss. National Park Service Handbook to Texas National park gives introduction and history,
natural history, with travel guide to desert and canyons. Illustrated, 128 pages.
Inventory = 5. Order #: USGB2437 paper$7.95.
BIG BEND: A
Homesteader's Story. Langford. Illustrated, 191 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UTEX4735 paper$9.95.
CROCKETT: The Man Behind the Myth. Burke. Photos, 304 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: EAKI4980 cloth$15.95.
Self-Guiding Auto Tour. Hubbard. Tourguide to this Texas area of scenic hill
country and history (Lyndon B Johnson National Historic Site & Admiral Nimitz State
Historic Park). 20 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: AWAN3100 paper$3.00.
THE GENUINE TEXAS
Inventory = 1. Order #: WORK3741 paper$6.95.
GEOLOGIC FIELD GUIDE TO PADRE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE. Corpus Christi Geological Society. Biology, geology, and history of island off Texas; beach processes, shells, birdlife, beach animals. Illustrated, 63 pages. Inventory = 1. Order #: PAIS2410 paper$6.00.
MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK: Its Story and Its Scenery. Barnett. History, geology,
wildlife of Texas desert National park. Color photos, 32 large-format pages.
Inventory = 10. Order #: CACA1889 paper$4.95.
TEXAS & THE SOUTHWEST. Hitchcock.
Inventory = 1. Order #: BUFR2476 paper$4.95.
ANTONIO and the Texas Border Country. Driskill. Presents this colorful Texas
city, the nearby Hill country, and the Mexican border area of Laredo County, Eagle Pass,
and Del Rio. Photos, maps, 160 pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: EAKI4985 paper$7.95.
TEXAS HOTELS & COUNTRY INNS. Johnson. Presents the old stagecoach inns,
steamboat inns, railroad hotels, coastal resorts, and grand city hotels where Texas
history was made. 142 photos, 240 pages.
nventory = 2. Order #: EAKI4986 paper$8.95.
IN YOUR HAND. Perry. Novel of an East Texas tenant farmer struggling to support
his family in the 1930s Depression and drought. 260 pages.
Inventory = 4. Order #: UNEM3916 paper$10.95.
IN THE TEXAS BIG BEND. Museum of the Big Bend. Beginner's introduction to
archeology; children's activity book; summarizes history of native Americans in Big Bend National
park, Texas. Illustrated, 24 pages.
Inventory = 7. Order #: BIBE0174 paper$2.50.
LBJ COUNTRY. Guide
to LB Johnson National Historic Site & Fredericksburg, Texas. 58 color illustrations,
Inventory = 5. Order #: AWAN6171 paper$4.95.
WILD TEXAS. Bauer. Step-by-step guide takes a fresh look at the natural spots of
this state and shows how to transfer the sights to film. 94 color photos.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UTEX4711 paper$14.95.
The History of Fort Sam Houston. Cagle. Role of this Texas fort of over 100
years--supply depot for Rough Riders in Spanish American war, later events. Photos, 200
Inventory = 1. Order #: EAKI4972 cloth$14.95.
The Story of Sam Houston. James. Biography of the man who built Texas--from the
frontier to state governor to senator. 384 pages.
Inventory = 3. Order #: MOCK3589 paper$4.95.
THE ALAMO. Baugh. Highlights in the lives of Bowie, Crockett, and Travis and how
they came from different paths to a common fate in l836 when this San Antonio mission fell
to the Mexican army. Illustrated, 261 pages.
Inventory = 6. Order #: UNEB1956 paper$10.95.
TO THE RIO GRANDE: General Information. National Park Service. Big Bend National
park--contains river regulations, equipment needs, hints for successful trip. Photos, 24
Inventory = 1. Order #: BIBE0170 paper$3.95.
FLOWERS OF TEXAS. Irwin. Presents 257 of the loveliest and most
prevalent--description and identification. 257 color paintings, 305 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UTEX4733 paper$12.95.
A Historical and Pictorial Guide. Ramsdell. Past and present of this distinctive
Texan city: historic districts, missions, museums, scenic features, sights. 123
illustrations, 8 maps, 320 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UTEX4728 paper$8.95.
THE SECOND TEXAS
INFANTRY: From Shiloh to Vicksburg. Chance. Describes service in Civil War
of this Confederate group. Photos, 230 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: ZZXS5181 cloth$13.95.
WITH THE TEXAS RANGERS: 1875-1881. Gillett. Classic account of recruit's service
depicts how rangers maintained law and order on the frontier: captures, Indian pursuits,
feuds, shootings. Illustrated, 294 pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: UNEB2296 paper$9.95.
TEXAS CAVALRY: The Wild Horsemen of the Plains in the Civil War. Spencer. History
of this Texas Confederate cavalry regiment. Photos, 224 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: EAKI4977 cloth$12.95.
TRAILS: The South and the Rio Grande Valley. McIlvain. Entertaining and
informative set of driving tours through this region. Illustrated.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UTEX4710 paper$9.95.
THE TEXAS RANGERS. Hardin. Development of this police force from its beginnings as Indian
fighters to its role today.
Inventory = 1. Order #: STAC6482 paper$11.95.
RHAPSODY: Memories of a Native Son. Porterfield. True yarns of rural and working
folk in Texas. 284 pages. Originally published by Holt, Rinehart, & Winston at $13.95.
Inventory =10. ISBN:0-03-059294-1. Order #: ZZTB6259 cloth$3.98.
A Field Guide. Andrews. Illustrated.
Inventory = 1. Order #: UTEX4734 paper$8.95.
CAVES. Sinise. Descriptions of 7 underground chambers in Texas--pristine beauty
in waterfalls, rivers, lakes, formations. Photos, 120 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: EAKI4982 paper$5.95.
WILDFLOWERS: A Field Guide. Campbell & Loughmiller. 381 color
Inventory = 1.Order #: UTEX4705 paper$12.95.
TOUR GUIDE TO
NORTH TEXAS. Gonzalez. Seven auto tours out of Dallas/Ft Worth to NE Texas, Red
River country, Brazos belt, and Texas fort trails. Photos, maps, 232 pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: EAKI4984 paper$8.95.
RAINBOWS WAIT FOR RAIN: The Big Bend Country. Lynn & Fenker. Photographs and
poems of this south Texas region--open spaces, volcanic badlands, limestone canyons,
mountains in the shimmering heat of Chihuahuan desert. Black and white photos, 102
Inventory = 1. Order #: MISC4020 cloth$25.00.
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
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LANDSCAPES OF THE GRAND CANYON REGION. McKee. The geology story of Zion, Bryce,
Petrified Forest, Painted Desert and Grand Canyon. Illustrated, 62 pages.
Inventory =9. Order #: NOLA1008 paper$4.95.
BIRDS OF THE
GRAND CANYON REGION: An Annotated Checklist. Brown et. al. Overview, effects of
Glen Canyon dam, species seen--where and when. 50 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: GRCA0573 paper$15.00.
A SKETCH OF
GRAND CANYON PREHISTORY. Jones. Overview of early native Americans--pottery,
dwellings, rock art, foods. Photos, drawings, 15 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: GRCA0572 paper$4.95.
COUNTRY. Elmer. Tours natural wonders of this Arizona region. Color photos, 28
Inventory = 1. Order #: PRIM4611 paper$3.95.
COUNTRY. Clark. Guide to Grand Canyon National Park and adjacent
areas--activities, natural features, ancient and modern Indian cultures. Illustrated,
maps, 144 pages.
Inventory = 3. Order #: WETR5607 paper$7.95.
NATIONAL PARK--A Photographic and Comprehensive Guide. Yandell. Park history, the
canyon, geology, motorist's view. Color photos, maps, 122 large-format pages.
Inventory = 4. Order #: WOWI1808 paper$7.95.
RAILROAD ILLUSTRATED GUIDEBOOK. Gerber. Reopened line from Williams, Arizona, to
Grand Canyon--history, mileposts, scenery, equipment. Fully illustrated
guide to the history, ghost towns, explorations, volcanoes, wildlife, and
railroad equipment. Filled with maps and illustrations, a must for railroad
buffs. If you are planning to ride the train, be sure to take this with you!
Illustrated, 80 pages.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-935810-44-7. Order #: AMTR3710 paper$5.95.
TREKS II. Butchart. Covers additional areas lately included in National park.
Illustrated, 48 pages.
Inventory = 9. Order #: LASI0788 paper$3.95.
WILDFLOWERS. Phillips. Describes kinds by color. Color photos, 151 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: GRCA0565 paper$16.95.
A Wish You Were Here Book. Wilsons & Nicholas. Photographs and captions
celebrate this national park's special places. Includes mailer. 44 color photos, 48 pages.
Inventory = 3. ISBN: 0-959365-04-9. Order #: SIER3955 paper$4.95.
GRAND CANYON: The Story Behind the Scenery (AZ).
Inventory = 1. Order #: KCPU2577 cloth$8.95.
GRAND CANYON: the story
behind the scenery (AZ). Beal. Canyon origin, fossils, rock formations,
inner canyon, exploring, wildlife. 64 large-format pages, color illus.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-916122-06-9. Order #: KCPU4531 paper$8.95.
CANYON IN PICTURES: the continuiing story. Rudd. Landscapes, river
carving, boating the inner canyon, wildlife, and more--shown in photography with
extended captions. 48 large-format pages, color illus., map. 1990.
Inventory =1. ISBN: 0-87114-046-7. Order #: KCPU8022 paper$8.95.
A GUIDE TO
GRAND CANYON VILLAGE HISTORIC DISTRICT. Manns. Park headquarters, early
railways, tourist features. Photos, maps, 24 pages.
Inventory = 2. Order #: GRCA0568 paper$4.95.
HIKING THE INNER CANYON (A): Grand Canyon National Park. Thybony. Permits,
weather, south-rim and north-rim trails. Photos, maps, 48 pages.
Inventory = 5. Order #: GRCA0561 paper$5.95.
A GUIDE TO THE
GRANDVIEW TRAIL AND HORSESHOE MESA. Good. Tells mining history and tourism of
area in Grand Canyon National park, at points of interest. Photos, 24 pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: GRCA6295 paper$3.95.
GUIDE TO THE
NORTH KAIBAB TRAIL. Berkowitz. Trail history, geology, ecology, scenery,
directions for trail between inner Grand Canyon and north rim. Maps, drawings, 34 pages.
Inventory = 5. Order #: GRCA0563 paper$3.95.
GUIDE TO THE
SOUTH KAIBAB TRAIL. Houk. Geology, wildlife, flowers, trail directions from south
rim into Grand Canyon. Drawings, map, 27 pages.
Inventory = 3. Order #: GRCA0569 paper$3.95.
LIGHT: Images of the Grand Canyon. Thomson. Introductory text and
photographic impressions. Photos, 80 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. Order #: MUNA0914 paper$5.95.
ON FOOT IN
THE GRAND CANYON: Hiking the Trails of the South Rim. Spangler Guidebook for
hikers. Maps, photos, 200 pages.
Inventory = 5. ISBN: 0-87108-630-1. Order #: PRUE6539 paper$14.95.
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