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- TCU Press 2013; US$ 15.95
His wife dead, Elisa Green Pennington gathered up his brood of twelve young children in 1857 and left Texas for California, the promised land. The Penningtons could not have imagined what the untamed frontier had in store for them. After a difficult trek across West Texas and New Mexico, they were forced by sicknesses and circumstances to settle in... more...
- Publish Green 2013; US$ 9.99
The Australian authors drove 18,200 miles through 13 western states of the USA in a hire car, visiting 30 national parks and many noted scenic drives. Readers who have traveled the national parks will relive precious memories. Those who wish to visit will feel they are traveling with the authors. Others planning to visit will find this book a useful... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00
Part of the self-image of Phoenix is that the city has no history and that anything of importance happened yesterday. Also that Phoenix, the Arizona state capital, is a "clean" city (despite a past of police corruption and social oppression). The "real" Phoenix, easygoing, sun-drenched, a place of ever-expanding development and... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2012; US$ 55.00
From 1866 through 1886, the U.S. Army occupied southern Arizona and New Mexico in an attempt to claim it for settlement by Americans. Through a postcolonial lens, Janne Lahti examines the army, its officers, their wives, and the enlisted men as agents of an American empire whose mission was to serve as a group of colonizers engaged in ideological... more...
- DK Publishing 2012; US$ 20.00
The DK Eyewitness Arizona & the Grand Canyon Travel Guide is your indispensible guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs... more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2012; US$ 189.95
A sociological examination of the immigration patterns of Asian Indians to the suburbs Phoenix, Arizona from 1965 to the present. It explores their housing patterns, as well as methods of overcoming racial, ethnic, and class barriers to their acceptance as American citizens, while also trying to hold onto their native born heritage. There is a lengthy... more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2012; US$ 209.95
Schlup and Paschen have compiled the most thorough reference guide on Arizonas local history. Marking the centennial anniversary of the states entrance into the union, this book provides more than a century worth of information for researchers seeking knowledge about its rich history. The book traces the history of Arizona from the Wild... more...
- University of New Mexico Press 2012; US$ 34.95
Through investigating Phoenix's struggle to become a major American metropolis, VanderMeer's study also offers a unique view of what it means to be a desert city. more...