Suggested Reading List
100 Hikes in New Mexico (2nd edition)
Author: Martin, Craig
100 Years of Filmmaking in New Mexico
Author: New Mexico Magazine
Description: New Mexico's diverse landscapes and extraordinary light have attracted filmmakers since 1898 when Thomas Edison sent camera crews to Isleta pueblo to shoot a short film. In the 1900s alone, more than 100 movies and television series have been shot on location in NM. New Mexico was first state to form a film commission. Included are a detailed chronology of more than 300 films set in NM, information on the unique architecture of the state's historic movie theaters and a tribute to Greer Garson, NM's first lady of film.
A History of the Jews in New Mexico
Author: Tobias, Henry
Archeoastronomy in the Americas
Author: Williamson, Ray A.
Cooking With the Santa Fe Opera
Author: Santa Fe Opera Guild
Curanderismo: Mexican American Folk Healing
Author: Trotter, Robert T.; Chavira, Juan Antonio
Description: The practice of curanderismo or Mexican American folk medicine is part of a historically and culturally important health care system deeply rooted in native Mexican healing techniques. The book is the first to describe the practice from an insider's point of view, based on the authors' three-year apprenticeships with curanderos (healers).
Dogs of God: Columbus, the Inquisition, and the Defeat of the Moors
Author: Reston, James Jr.
Georgia O'Keeffe and New Mexico: A Sense of Place
Author: Buhler Lynes/Poling-Kempes/Turner
Heaven's Window: A Journey Through Northern New Mexico
Author: Wallis, Michael & Parsons, Jack
Description: Photographer Jack Parson's stunning images reveal the magical qualities of the upper Rio Grande region. this compelling spot in the Southwest, which includes Santa Fe, Taos and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, has long been a magnetic crossroads. travel with parsons to bustling Indian marketplaces, charming historic churches, ancient petroglyphs, lively fiestas, and haunting old ranchos. Award-winning storyteller, Michael Wallis explores the rich history of this remarkable region. Peeling back the layers of time, Wallis gets at the enchantment, turbulence, and mystery of this very special place and the people - native American, Hispanic, Anglo and others - who inhabit it.
Hidden Heritage: The Legacy of the Crypto-Jews
Author: Jacobs, Janet Liebman
Hiking Adventures in Northern New Mexico
Author: Salzman, Joan
Indian Arts of the Southwest
Author: Page, Susanne & Jake
Jewish Albuquerque 1860-1960
Author: Sandweiss, Naomi.
Jews Among the Indians
Author: Marks, M.L.
Los Alamos: The Growth of an Atomic Community
Author: Jon Hunner
Medicine Women, Curanderas, and Women Doctors
Author: Perrone, Bobette; Stockel, H. Henrietta; Krueger, Victoria
Description: The first premise of this book is that each of the different cultural approaches to healing presented in this volume has something to contribute to the goal of wellness.
Medicine in the Old West: A History, 1850-1900
Author: Jeremy Agnew
Native Americans of the Southwest: A Journey of Discovery
Author: Tito Naranjo
Pioneer Jews: A New Life in the Far West
Author: Rochlin, Harriet and Fred
Portrait of an Artist: A Biography of Georgia O'Keeffe
Author: Lisle, Laurie
Pueblos of the Rio Grande: A Visitor's Guide
Author: Daniel Gibson
Description: One of the best and most definitive books on the Pueblos along the Rio Grande in New Mexico. Information about pueblo events including feast days and special dances included, as well as a page or two of information about the origination and history of each pueblo. An excellent book for anyone interested in New Mexico's pueblos and the people who keep the traditions alive.
Santa Fe and Taos: The Writer's Era 1916-1941
Author: Weigle, Marta & Fior, Kyle
Secrets from the Center of the World
Author: Harjo, Joy
The Essence of Santa Fe: From a Way of Life to a Style
Author: Hammett, Jerilou & Kingsley
The Magic of Bandelier
Author: David E. Stuart
Description: Guidebook featuring the archeology and anthropology of Bandelier National Monument
The Pink Adobe Cookbook
Author: Rosalea Murphy
Description: From the long-time owner and creator of one of Santa Fe's most famous restaurants, The Pink Adobe, this cookbook features many of the unique and delicious recipes created by Rosalea Murphy and some of her top chefs.
The Santa Fe Opera: An American Pioneer
Author: Huscher, Phillip
The Santa Fe School of Cooking Cookbook
Author: Susan D. Curtis
Description: Contains some of the very best recipes from Santa Fe School of Cooking and features glorious photography.
The Spell of New Mexico
Author: Hillerman, Tony (Editor)
Description: A gathering of essays that evoke the unique and mysterious appeal New Mexico has had for some of the twentieth century's best-known writers. included are selections by Mary Austin, Oliver La Farge, Conrad Richter, D.H. Lawrence, C.G. Jung, Winfield Townley Scott, John DeWitt McKee, Ernie Pyle, Harvey Fergusson, and Lawrence Clark Powell. Hillerman's preface and introduction are choice specimens of his incisive humor and his own deep love of the state.
The Wines of New Mexico
Author: Sandersier, Andy
This Dancing Ground of Sky
Author: Church, Peggy Pond
Through the Eye of the Deer: An Anthology of Native American Women Writers
Author: Dunn, Carolyn, & Comfort, Carol
Tierra: Contemporary Short Fiction of New Mexico
Author: Anaya, Rudolfo
Walking the Twilight: Women Writers of the Southwest
Author: Wilder, Kathryn
Winter of Taos
Author: Luhan, Mabel Dodge