Reviews

Author: 
Flannery Burke
Reviewer: 
Sandra K. Mathews`

Mathews` on Burke, 'A Land Apart: The Southwest and the Nation in the Twentieth Century'

Flannery Burke. A Land Apart: The Southwest and the Nation in the Twentieth Century. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2017. 424 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8165-2841-7.

Reviewed by Sandra K. Mathews` (Nebraska Wesleyan University) Published on H-NewMexico (December, 2018) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn (Special Collections/Center for Southwest Research)

Author: 
Ángel Fábregas
Reviewer: 
Celia Lopez-Chavez

Lopez-Chavez on Fábregas, 'Quebrada en el Gran Norte'

Ángel Fábregas. Quebrada en el Gran Norte. Granada: Esdrújula Ediciones, 2017. 367 pp. $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-84-17-04248-6.

Reviewed by Celia Lopez-Chavez (University of New Mexico) Published on H-NewMexico (September, 2018) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn (Special Collections/Center for Southwest Research)

Author: 
Brett Hendrickson
Reviewer: 
Kara McCormack

McCormack on Hendrickson, 'The Healing Power of the Santuario de Chimayó: America’s Miraculous Church'

Brett Hendrickson. The Healing Power of the Santuario de Chimayó: America’s Miraculous Church. NYU Press, 2017. xi + 245 pages. $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-1550-0; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4798-8427-8.

Reviewed by Kara McCormack (Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey) Published on H-NewMexico (June, 2018) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn (Special Collections/Center for Southwest Research)

Author: 
Felipe Gonzales
Reviewer: 
Michael J. Alarid

Alarid on Gonzales, 'Politica: Nuevomexicanos and American Political Incorporation, 1821-1910'

Felipe Gonzales. Politica: Nuevomexicanos and American Political Incorporation, 1821-1910. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2016. xxii + 1053 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-8465-4.

Reviewed by Michael J. Alarid (University of Nevada, Las Vegas) Published on H-NewMexico (March, 2018) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn (Special Collections/Center for Southwest Research)

Author: 
William Brannon, ed.
Reviewer: 
Melina V. Vizcaíno-Alemán

Vizcaíno-Alemán on Brannon, 'Critical Insights: Southwestern Literature'

William Brannon, ed. Critical Insights: Southwestern Literature. Critical Insights Series. Hackensack: Salem Press, 2016. xxvi + 239 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61925-842-6.

Reviewed by Melina V. Vizcaíno-Alemán (University of New Mexico) Published on H-NewMexico (May, 2017) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
Thomas Brent Smith, ed.
Reviewer: 
Joy Sperling

Sperling on Smith, 'A Place in the Sun: The Southwest Paintings of Walter Ufer and E. Martin Hennings'

Thomas Brent Smith, ed. A Place in the Sun: The Southwest Paintings of Walter Ufer and E. Martin Hennings. The Charles M. Russell Center Series on Art and Photography of the American West. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2016. Illustrations. 208 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-5198-4.

Reviewed by Joy Sperling (Denison University) Published on H-NewMexico (May, 2017) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
Andrew Edward Masich
Reviewer: 
John P. Wilson

Wilson on Masich, 'Civil War in the Southwest Borderlands, 1861–1867'

Andrew Edward Masich. Civil War in the Southwest Borderlands, 1861–1867. University of Oklahoma Press, 2017. x + 454 pages. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-5572-2.

Reviewed by John P. Wilson (Independent Scholar) Published on H-NewMexico (May, 2017) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
Benjamin Klein, ed.
Reviewer: 
David Pike

Pike on Klein, 'Irwin Klein and the New Settlers: Photographs of Counterculture in New Mexico'

Benjamin Klein, ed. Irwin Klein and the New Settlers: Photographs of Counterculture in New Mexico. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2016. 192 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-8510-1.

Reviewed by David Pike (Independent scholar) Published on H-NewMexico (October, 2016) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
David L. Caffey
Reviewer: 
Johnny Boggs

Boggs on Caffey, 'Chasing the Santa Fe Ring: Power and Privilege in Territorial New Mexico'

David L. Caffey. Chasing the Santa Fe Ring: Power and Privilege in Territorial New Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2014. 336 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-5442-6.

Reviewed by Johnny Boggs (Writer) Published on H-NewMexico (December, 2015) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

A View into Santa Fe's Political Machine

Author: 
Josef Diaz, ed.
Reviewer: 
Peter Eidenbach

Eidenbach on Diaz, 'The Art and Legacy of Bernardo Miera y Pacheco: New Spain's Explorer, Cartographer, and Artist'

Josef Diaz, ed. The Art and Legacy of Bernardo Miera y Pacheco: New Spain's Explorer, Cartographer, and Artist. Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 2013. 151 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89013-585-3.

Reviewed by Peter Eidenbach (New Mexico State University - Alamogordo) Published on H-NewMexico (March, 2014) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Miera y Pacheco's Life

Author: 
David V. Holtby
Reviewer: 
Pen La Farge

La Farge on Holtby, 'Forty-Seventh Star: New Mexico's Struggle for Statehood'

David V. Holtby. Forty-Seventh Star: New Mexico's Struggle for Statehood. University of Oklahoma Press, 2012. xix + 362 pages. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-4282-1.

Reviewed by Pen La Farge (none) Published on H-NewMexico (October, 2013) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Our New Mexico--The 47th Star

Author: 
Sharon Snyder
Reviewer: 
Sandra K. Schackel

Schackel on Snyder, 'At Home on the Slopes of Mountains: The Story of Peggy Pond Church'

Sharon Snyder. At Home on the Slopes of Mountains: The Story of Peggy Pond Church. Los Alamos: Los Alamos Historical Society Publications, 2011. v + 296 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-941232-39-5.

Reviewed by Sandra K. Schackel (Boise State University) Published on H-NewMexico (April, 2012) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Peggy Pond Church: A Life Time in Northern New Mexico

Author: 
L. M. Sutter
Reviewer: 
William E. Tydeman

Tydeman on Sutter, 'New Mexico Baseball: Miners, Outlaws, Indians and Isotopes, 1880 to the Present'

L. M. Sutter. New Mexico Baseball: Miners, Outlaws, Indians and Isotopes, 1880 to the Present. Jefferson: McFarland, 2010. Illustrations. vii + 243 pp. $38.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-4122-8.

Reviewed by William E. Tydeman (Texas Tech University) Published on H-NewMexico (March, 2011) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Ballgames: New Mexico's Baseball

Author: 
Michael L. Trujillo
Reviewer: 
Jack Clark Robinson

Clark Robinson on Trujillo, 'Land of Disenchantment: Latina/o Identities and Transformations in Northern New Mexico'

Michael L. Trujillo. Land of Disenchantment: Latina/o Identities and Transformations in Northern New Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. xix + 265 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-4736-7.

Reviewed by Jack Clark Robinson (San Antonio De Padua Friary) Published on H-NewMexico (August, 2010) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
Ellen McCracken
Reviewer: 
Michael J. Alarid

Alarid on McCracken, 'The Life and Writing of Fray Angelico Chavez: A New Mexico Renaissance Man'

Ellen McCracken. The Life and Writing of Fray Angelico Chavez: A New Mexico Renaissance Man. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. xii + 460 pp. $42.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-4760-2.

Reviewed by Michael J. Alarid (Ohio State University) Published on H-NewMexico (August, 2010) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

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