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The Resource In the land of cave and cliffdwellers, by Frederick Schwatka

In the land of cave and cliffdwellers, by Frederick Schwatka

Label
In the land of cave and cliffdwellers
Title
In the land of cave and cliffdwellers
Statement of responsibility
by Frederick Schwatka
Title variation
In the land of cave and cliff dwellers
Title variation remainder
travels among the Tarahumara Indians of Chihuahua, 1888-1889
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
917.2/1/0481
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1261
LC item number
.S39 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Rio Grande classic
Label
In the land of cave and cliffdwellers, by Frederick Schwatka
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Cassell Pub. Co., 1893. With new Publisher's preface, new introduction by Bernard Fontana with bibliography and map of Schwatka's route, new index by Katherine McMahon, and eight new color photographs on endsheets, taken by Fr. Luis G. Verplancken
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Northwestern Chihuahua - preparing for the expedition - from Deming, N.M., to Casas Grandes, Chihuahua -- Northwestern Chihuahua (continued) - Mexican Mormon colonies - from ascesion to Corralitos - some ruins alonf the Tapasita - a Toltec Babylon -- Sonora - along the Sonara Railway - Hermosillo - Guaymas, and its beautiful harbor - fishing and hunting about Guaymas -- Central Chihuahua - from the city of Chihuahua westward to the great Mexican mining belt -- Central Chihuahua - in the land of the living cave and cliff dwellers - the Tarahumari Indians, civilized and savage -- The the Sierra Madres - on mule-back westward from Carichic -- In Southwestern Chihuahua - down the Urique Barranca - from pine to palm - Urique and its mines -- Soutwestern Chihuahua - description of one of the riches silver regions of the world - mineral wealth of the Sierra Madres - the Batopilas district -- Southwestern Chihuahua - the return by another trail -- the Cañon churches - among the cliff dwellers
Control code
2797682
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
27, x, 391 pages
Isbn
9780873801485
Lccn
77023279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-080). From the library of Charles Bowden. Item laid in: A Common Reader bookmark with quotation by Ben Jonson. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)2797682
Label
In the land of cave and cliffdwellers, by Frederick Schwatka
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Cassell Pub. Co., 1893. With new Publisher's preface, new introduction by Bernard Fontana with bibliography and map of Schwatka's route, new index by Katherine McMahon, and eight new color photographs on endsheets, taken by Fr. Luis G. Verplancken
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Northwestern Chihuahua - preparing for the expedition - from Deming, N.M., to Casas Grandes, Chihuahua -- Northwestern Chihuahua (continued) - Mexican Mormon colonies - from ascesion to Corralitos - some ruins alonf the Tapasita - a Toltec Babylon -- Sonora - along the Sonara Railway - Hermosillo - Guaymas, and its beautiful harbor - fishing and hunting about Guaymas -- Central Chihuahua - from the city of Chihuahua westward to the great Mexican mining belt -- Central Chihuahua - in the land of the living cave and cliff dwellers - the Tarahumari Indians, civilized and savage -- The the Sierra Madres - on mule-back westward from Carichic -- In Southwestern Chihuahua - down the Urique Barranca - from pine to palm - Urique and its mines -- Soutwestern Chihuahua - description of one of the riches silver regions of the world - mineral wealth of the Sierra Madres - the Batopilas district -- Southwestern Chihuahua - the return by another trail -- the Cañon churches - among the cliff dwellers
Control code
2797682
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
27, x, 391 pages
Isbn
9780873801485
Lccn
77023279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-080). From the library of Charles Bowden. Item laid in: A Common Reader bookmark with quotation by Ben Jonson. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)2797682

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