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Last Water on the Devil's Highway : a Cultural and Natural History of Tinajas Altas

Author: Bill Broyles
Publisher: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, ©2012.
Series: Southwest Center series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2011034941
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Broyles
ISBN: 0816598878 9780816598878
OCLC Number: 873761384
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 275 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps.
Contents: ""Contents""; ""List of Maps""; ""List of Tables""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction: Crossroads --
Thomas E. Sheridan""; ""1. Desert Water --
Bill Broyles, Gayle Harrison Hartmann, and Thomas E. Sheridan""; ""2. Native Peoples of the Tinajas Altas Region: Prehistoric to Present --
Gayle Harrison Hartmann, Mary Charlotte Thurtle, and Gary Paul Nabhan""; ""3. First Europeans to Forty-Niners: 1540�1854 --
Thomas E. Sheridan and Bill Broyles""; ""4. Surveyors to Campers: 1854 to the Present --
Bill Broyles and Gayle Harrison Hartmann""; ""5. Natural History --
Bill Broyles"" ""Conclusion: Reflections on an Exceptional Place --
When You Go""""Acknowledgments""; ""Appendices""; ""Appendix 1. Some Native American Names and Uses of Plants, Mammals, and Reptiles of the Tinajas Altas Region --
Gary Paul Nabhan and Jacquie Gage Kahn""; ""Appendix 2. Mammals at Tinajas Altas --
Robert S. Henry""; ""Appendix 3. Birds at Tinajas Altas --
David J. Griffin""; ""Appendix 4. Amphibians and Reptiles at Tinajas Altas --
Philip C. Rosen""; ""Appendix 5. Vascular Plants of the Tinajas Altas Region --
Richard S. Felger and Thomas R. Van Devender""; ""References""; ""About the Authors""
Series Title: Southwest Center series.
Responsibility: Bill Broyles [and others] ; with appendices by Richard S. Felger [and others].

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"The authors expertly collaborate in documenting this strangely beautiful but inhospitable area of the Sonoran Desert, a place unlike any in the world."--New Mexico Historical Review "The authors are Read more...

 
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