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El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro

Editor: Palmer, Gabrielle G. (Compiler) Publisher: Bureau of Land Management Pub Date: 1993 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Light corner and edge wear.  Sunning to spine.   Smudge below cover decoration. Appears unread. Notes: Cultural Resources Series No. 11.   El Camino Real–The Royal Road–from Chihuahua, Mexico to…

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The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, The Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started the Longest War in American History

Author: Hutton, Paul Andrew Publisher: Crown Pub Date: 2016 (first edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition:  Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Deckled edges.  Dust Jacket:  Good.  Light edge, corner, and spine wear. Notes: Some of the most famous names in American history–Geronimo, Cochise, Kit Carson, Tom Horn–play their part in this saga. …

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Thomas Varker Keam: Indian Trader

Author: Graves, Laura Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Pub Date: 1998 (first edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good to Very Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unread.  Dust Jacket: Good to Very Good.  As new.  In mylar. Notes: Keams, along with Kenneth M. Chapman, may be the most responsible for the…

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Las Carneradas: Sheep Trade in New Mexico 1700-1860

Author: Baxter, John O. Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1987 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Remainder mark on bottom of text block.  Dust Jacket: Good to Very Good.  Very light edge and corner wear. Notes: Co-published with the Historical Society of New Mexico.  Okay, it’s…

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Saloons of the American West: An Illustrated Chronicle

Author: Brown, Robert L. (1921-2005) Publisher: Sundance Books Pub Date: 1978 (first edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s blindstamp on half-title page and index page.  Printed boards, without dust jacket, as issued.   In mylar. Notes: I guess if you have to have a hobby hunting old saloons…

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The Mescalero Apaches

Author: Sonnichsen, C.L. (Charles Leland) (1901-1991) Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Pub Date: 1986 (3rd printing of the second edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unread. Notes: Sonnichsen was the author of 34 books.

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Dateline Fort Bowie: Charles Fletcher Lummis Reports on an Apache War

Editor: Thrapp, Dan L.  (1913-1994) Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Pub Date: 1979 Binding: Hardcover (First edition) Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s blindstamp on title page.  Dust Jacket: Good.  One small (approx. 1/8″) chip at front spine head.  Very light edge wear.  In mylar. Notes: Every dispatch that…

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Through White Mens Eyes: A Contribution to Navajo History

Author: Correll, J. Lee Publisher: Navajo Heritage Center Pub Date: 1976 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  One small (approx. 1/4″) chip to rear board.  Cover label and spine label both easily readable, though spine label has some wrinkling and chipping. Notes: Errata slip taped to ffep (apparently this…

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Cultural Resources Overview for the Nevada Nuclear Waste Storage Investigations, Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada

Authors: Pippin, Lonnie C. and Zerga, Donald L. Publisher: U.S. Department of Energy Pub Date: 1983 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good. Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.    Appears unread. –Notes: The Nevada Nuclear Waste Storage Site–Yucca Mountain–sits on the Nevada Test Range, near Las Vegas.  Rare.  I can find this in only 8 libraries…

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