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New Mexico: An Explorer's Guide

New Mexico: An Explorer's Guide

by Sharon Niederman
     
 

An illuminating, in-depth guide that ventures beyond the major destinations and interstates to the real, living New Mexico and its small towns, two-lane roads, authentic cafés, ghost towns, sacred sites, historic structures, and spectacular natural settings.
Includes up-to-date maps, and alphabetical “What's Where” subject guide to aid in trip

Overview

An illuminating, in-depth guide that ventures beyond the major destinations and interstates to the real, living New Mexico and its small towns, two-lane roads, authentic cafés, ghost towns, sacred sites, historic structures, and spectacular natural settings.
Includes up-to-date maps, and alphabetical “What's Where” subject guide to aid in trip planning, and handy icons that point out places of extra value, pet- and family-friendly establishments, wheel chair access, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881506570
Publisher:
Countryman Press, The
Publication date:
09/15/2008
Series:
Explorer's Guides Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Sharon Niedermanis an award-winning Southwestern authorand photographer living in northern New Mexico. She specializes in cuisine, travel, history, women’s history, and spirituality. Her 2012 book, SIGNS & SHRINES: SPIRITUAL JOURNEYS ACROSS NEW MEXICO, received the prestigious Lowell Thomas Travel Writing Award and the Society of American Travel Writers Gold Award. She has twice received the Border Regional Library Association Southwest Book Award for “literary excellence and enrichment of the cultural heritage of the Southwest.” Her debut novel, RETURN TO ABO, was a WILLA Award finalist, and she has received the National Federation of Press Women First Place Award for non-fiction. The NEW MEXICO FARM TABLE COOKBOOK is her 21stbook. Her articles have appeared in Sunset, New York Times, Boston Globe, Christian Science Monitor, Albuquerque Journal, Santa Fe New Mexican, Denver Post, and many other publications. She serves on the board of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum and is past president of New Mexico Press Women and the New Mexico Jewish Historical Society.

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