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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
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
AzTeS/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poling-Kempes, Lesley
Dewey number
979/.03109252
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F786
LC item number
.P85 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Social conditions
  • Women
  • Southwest, New
  • Southwest, New
  • Southwest, New
Label
Ladies of the canyons : a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest, Lesley Poling-Kempes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-355) 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 -- 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
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904755805
  • 2164017
  • (OCoLC)904755805
  • (OCoLC)ocn904755805
  • 2238846
Label
Ladies of the canyons : a league of extraordinary women and their adventures in the American Southwest, Lesley Poling-Kempes
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-355) 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 -- 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
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904755805
  • 2164017
  • (OCoLC)904755805
  • (OCoLC)ocn904755805
  • 2238846

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