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University Press of Colorado

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  • Rewritingby Joseph Harris

    University Press of Colorado 2013; US$ 15.50

    What are the moves that an academic writer makes? How does writing as an intellectual change the way we work from sources? In Rewriting , a textbook for the undergraduate classroom, Joseph Harris draws the college writing student away from static ideas of thesis, support, and structure, and toward a more mature and dynamic understanding. Harris wants... more...

  • Different Roadsby Larry Meredith

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 13.95

    The works in this anthology reflect both the myth and the truth about the part of the United States we call the ?West.? Is there one ?true? West? Or have the changes that are overwhelming most of the rest of the country so modified the West that there is little commonality? The editors of Different Roads believe, with Stephen R. Covey, that our ?strength... more...

  • Suppliceby T. Zachary Cotler

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 13.95

    Winner of the 2014 Colorado Prize for Poetry. Supplice is the second installment in T. Zachary Cotler?s sonnet sequence that began with Sonnets to the Humans. ?Supplice,? the systematic infliction of physical and/or mental torture, is both the subject and the main character of this sequence. These are amatory sonnets, but with love and rhyme tortured... more...

  • Songsby Derek Henderson

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 13.95

    The poems in Derek Henderson?s Songs are ?translations? of a film cycle of the same name, shot by American filmmaker Stan Brakhage (1933?2003) to document his and his family?s life in Colorado in the mid-1960s. Where Brakhage?s films provide a subjective visual record of his experience bewildered by the eye, these poems let language bewilder the... more...

  • Remembering the Dead in the Ancient Near Eastby Benjamin W. Porter; Alexis T. Boutin

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 24.99

    Remembering the Dead in the Ancient Near East is among the first comprehensive treatments to present the diverse ways in which ancient Near Eastern civilizations memorialized and honored their dead, using mortuary rituals, human skeletal remains, and embodied identities as a window into the memory work of past societies. In six case studies teams... more...

  • Gambling Debtby E. Paul Durrenberger; Gisli Palsson

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 5.99

    Gambling Debt is a game-changing contribution to the discussion of economic crises and neoliberal financial systems and strategies. Iceland?s 2008 financial collapse was the first case in a series of meltdowns, a warning of danger in the global order. This full-scale anthropology of financialization and the economic crisis broadly discusses this... more...

  • Secrets of the Greatest Snow on Earthby Jim Steenburgh

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 17.95

    Utah has long claimed to have the greatest snow on Earth—the state itself has even trademarked the phrase. In Secrets of the Greatest Snow on Earth , Jim Steenburgh investigates Wasatch weather, exposing the myths, explaining the reality, and revealing how and why Utah's powder lives up to its reputation. Steenburgh also examines ski and snowboard... more...

  • Old Blue's Roadby James Whiteside

    University Press of Colorado 2014; US$ 15.95

    In Old Blue?s Road , historian James Whiteside shares accounts of his motorcycle adventures across the American West. He details the places he has seen, the people he has met, and the personal musings those encounters prompted on his unique journeys of discovery. In 2005, Whiteside bought a Harley Davidson Heritage Softail, christened it ?Old Blue,?... more...

  • The Trail of Gold and Silverby Duane A. Smith

    University Press of Colorado 2011; US$ 15.95

    In The Trail of Gold and Silver, historian Duane A. Smith details Colorado's mining saga - a story that stretches from the beginning of the gold and silver mining rush in the mid-nineteenth century into the twenty-first century. Gold and silver mining laid the foundation for Colorado's economy, and 1859 marked the beginning of a fever for these precious... more...

  • Colorado Flora: Western Slope, Third Editionby William A. Weber; Ronald C. Wittmann

    University Press of Colorado 2011; US$ 21.95

    Reflecting the conclusions of current taxonomic research and recognizing new species found in the state, these thoroughly updated guides offer the most complete and authoritative reference to the plants of Colorado. Both volumes explain basic terminology; discuss plant geography; and describe special botanical features of the mountain ranges, basins,... more...