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The Resource Ladies of the canyons : a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest, Lesley Poling-Kempes

Ladies of the canyons : a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest, Lesley Poling-Kempes

Label
Ladies of the canyons : a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest
Title
Ladies of the canyons
Title remainder
a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest
Statement of responsibility
Lesley Poling-Kempes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ladies of the Canyons tells the true stories of a group of remarkable women whose lives were transformed by the people and landscape of the American Southwest in the first decades of the twentieth century"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
AzTeS/DLC
Dewey number
979/.03109252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F786
LC item number
.P85 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Ladies of the canyons : a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest, Lesley Poling-Kempes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : ladies of the canyons -- Imperfectly independent -- Land of ineffable light and sudden shadow -- Capturing the wind -- The Indians' book -- "Time and the world" -- Secrets and dualities -- Creating a brave new world -- Desert euphoria -- Walpi rendezvous -- "A fine woman to be out with" -- The city different -- Remarkable time, remarkable place -- A rare thing : becoming oneself -- "A country of things in light" -- Death in Paris -- City of ladies -- New women of the Rio Grande -- "Roughneck and low-brow" -- Everything and nothing -- Afterword : something of the spirit
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 373 pages
Isbn
9780816524945
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Glossy, photo illustrated wrappers. Purchase, ASUCLA, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904755805
  • ucoclc904755805
Label
Ladies of the canyons : a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest, Lesley Poling-Kempes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : ladies of the canyons -- Imperfectly independent -- Land of ineffable light and sudden shadow -- Capturing the wind -- The Indians' book -- "Time and the world" -- Secrets and dualities -- Creating a brave new world -- Desert euphoria -- Walpi rendezvous -- "A fine woman to be out with" -- The city different -- Remarkable time, remarkable place -- A rare thing : becoming oneself -- "A country of things in light" -- Death in Paris -- City of ladies -- New women of the Rio Grande -- "Roughneck and low-brow" -- Everything and nothing -- Afterword : something of the spirit
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 373 pages
Isbn
9780816524945
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Glossy, photo illustrated wrappers. Purchase, ASUCLA, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904755805
  • ucoclc904755805

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