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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 is the true story 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
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
Award
WILLA Literary Awards: Scholarly Nonfiction, 2016.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10450835
Cataloging source
BT
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Poling-Kempes, Lesley
Dewey number
979
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Southwest, New
  • Southwest, New
  • Women
  • Women
  • Social conditions
  • Women
  • Southwest, New
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest
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 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 -- 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
Control code
20430635
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780816524945
Lccn
2015001524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904755805
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 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 -- 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
Control code
20430635
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780816524945
Lccn
2015001524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904755805

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