New Mexican Lives: Profiles and Historical Stories

New Mexican Lives: Profiles and Historical Stories

by Richard W. Etulain
     
 

This book will appeal to anyone interested in knowing more about how a fascinating mix of people of various cultures have molded New Mexico's history.See more details below

Overview

This book will appeal to anyone interested in knowing more about how a fascinating mix of people of various cultures have molded New Mexico's history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826324337
Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
344
Sales rank:
604,359
Product dimensions:
(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
1Prologue: Prehistoric Man and Woman in New Mexico5
2Pope, the Pueblo Revolt, and Native Americans in Early New Mexico19
3Juan de Onate, Diego de Vargas, and Hispanic Beginnings in New Mexico45
4Juanotilla of Cochiti, Vecina and Coyota: Nuevomexicanas in the Eighteenth Century78
5Padre Martinez and Mexican New Mexico106
6Mangas Coloradas and Mid-Nineteenth-Century Conflicts131
7Kit Carson and the "Americanization" of New Mexico163
8Billy the Kid, Susan McSween, Thomas Catron, and the Modernization of New Mexico193
9Mabel Dodge Luhan and New Mexico's Anglo Arts Community220
10Dennis Chavez and the Making of Modern New Mexico242
11"The Inalienable Right to Govern Ourselves": Wendell Chino and the Struggle for Indian Self-Determination in Modern New Mexico265
12Tony Hillerman and the Turn-of-the-Century American Southwest285
13New Mexico History: A Bibliographical Essay310
Contributors323
Index326

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