Reviews

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

Author: 
Stephen Fried
Reviewer: 
David Myers

Myers on Fried, 'Appetite for America: How Visionary Businessman Fred Harvey Built a Railroad Hospitality Empire That Civilized the Wild West'

Stephen Fried. Appetite for America: How Visionary Businessman Fred Harvey Built a Railroad Hospitality Empire That Civilized the Wild West. New York: Bantam Books, 2010. Illustrations. xix + 518 pp. $27.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-553-80437-9.

Reviewed by David Myers (University of New Mexico Law Library) Published on H-NewMexico (June, 2010) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
Mark Lee Gardner
Reviewer: 
Johnny Boggs

Boggs on Gardner, 'To Hell on a Fast Horse: Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett, and the Epic Chase to Justice in the Old West'

Mark Lee Gardner. To Hell on a Fast Horse: Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett, and the Epic Chase to Justice in the Old West. New York: William Morrow, 2009. 336 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-06-136827-1.

Reviewed by Johnny Boggs (Writer) Published on H-NewMexico (April, 2010) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Print the Legend

Author: 
Nasario García
Reviewer: 
Melina V. Vizcaíno-Alemán

Vizcaíno-Alemán on García, 'Rattling Chains and Other Stories for Children / Ruido de cadenas y otros cuentos para niños'

Nasario García. Rattling Chains and Other Stories for Children / Ruido de cadenas y otros cuentos para niños. Houston: Piñata Books, 2009. 160 pp. $9.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55885-544-1.

Reviewed by Melina V. Vizcaíno-Alemán (University of New Mexico) Published on H-NewMexico (April, 2010) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Reimagining Home in the Río Puerco Valley

Author: 
Marta Weigle, ed., with Frances Levine and Louise Stiver.
Reviewer: 
William E. Tydeman

Tydeman on Weigle, 'Telling New Mexico: A New History'

Marta Weigle, ed., with Frances Levine and Louise Stiver. Telling New Mexico: A New History. Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 2009. 483 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89013-552-5; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89013-556-3.

Reviewed by William E. Tydeman (Texas Tech University) Published on H-NewMexico (December, 2009) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
Janet Chapman, Karen Barrie
Reviewer: 
Carter Jones Meyer

Jones Meyer on Chapman and Barrie, 'Kenneth Milton Chapman: A Life Dedicated to Indian Arts and Artists'

Janet Chapman, Karen Barrie. Kenneth Milton Chapman: A Life Dedicated to Indian Arts and Artists. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2008. Illustrations. xiv + 370 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-4424-3.

Reviewed by Carter Jones Meyer (Ramapo College of New Jersey) Published on H-NewMexico (October, 2009) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

Author: 
Stanley M. Hordes
Reviewer: 
Kathleen Holscher

Holscher on Hordes, 'To the End of the Earth: A History of the Crypto-Jews of New Mexico'

Stanley M. Hordes. To the End of the Earth: A History of the Crypto-Jews of New Mexico. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. 376 pp. $24.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-12937-4.

Reviewed by Kathleen Holscher (Villanova University) Published on H-NewMexico (August, 2009) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn

The Converso Families of New Mexico

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