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The Resource Pass of the North : four centuries on the Rio Grande, by C.L. Sonnichsen

Pass of the North : four centuries on the Rio Grande, by C.L. Sonnichsen

Label
Pass of the North : four centuries on the Rio Grande
Title
Pass of the North
Title remainder
four centuries on the Rio Grande
Statement of responsibility
by C.L. Sonnichsen
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F392.R5
LC item number
S55 1968
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Pass of the North : four centuries on the Rio Grande, by C.L. Sonnichsen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 1 t.p. verso contains printer's device of Carl Hertzog, director of Texas Western Press and probable designer of this volume
  • Vol. 2 has also special title: 1918-1980
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references ( v. 1, p. 416-450 ; v. 2, p. 123-134)
Contents
  • v. 1. 1581-1917 -- v. 2. 1918-1980
  • Volume 1. Men with beards and armor -- The tread of a conqueror -- Laying the foundation -- The loss of everything -- The first reentry -- Ambitions and disappointments -- The end of rebellion -- A century of trouble -- Prosperity and peril -- The Americans arrive -- The pivotal fifties -- Life on the border -- War in the desert -- Peace at last -- Buildup to trouble -- The storm breaks -- The boom begins -- The great day -- The boom continues -- Sun City -- Sin City -- Six shooter capital -- The cleanup -- Across the river
Control code
449750
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
68030889 //r82
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (v. 1) (General Collection): 2nd printing, 1969.
  • Library's copy 2 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of John and Ruth Scofield, 1988. Originally collected by Leman Stone Baker. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Signed by author and book designer. Inscribed presentation copy, Dec. 25, 1968. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Joyce [Roach], El Paso, April 9, 1977. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 6 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 7 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-080). From the library of Charles Bowden. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 1 (v. 2) (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-080). From the library of Charles Bowden. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 8 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 28 June 1978. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked with post-it note. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Pass of the North : four centuries on the Rio Grande, by C.L. Sonnichsen
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 1 t.p. verso contains printer's device of Carl Hertzog, director of Texas Western Press and probable designer of this volume
  • Vol. 2 has also special title: 1918-1980
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references ( v. 1, p. 416-450 ; v. 2, p. 123-134)
Contents
  • v. 1. 1581-1917 -- v. 2. 1918-1980
  • Volume 1. Men with beards and armor -- The tread of a conqueror -- Laying the foundation -- The loss of everything -- The first reentry -- Ambitions and disappointments -- The end of rebellion -- A century of trouble -- Prosperity and peril -- The Americans arrive -- The pivotal fifties -- Life on the border -- War in the desert -- Peace at last -- Buildup to trouble -- The storm breaks -- The boom begins -- The great day -- The boom continues -- Sun City -- Sin City -- Six shooter capital -- The cleanup -- Across the river
Control code
449750
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
68030889 //r82
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (v. 1) (General Collection): 2nd printing, 1969.
  • Library's copy 2 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of John and Ruth Scofield, 1988. Originally collected by Leman Stone Baker. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Signed by author and book designer. Inscribed presentation copy, Dec. 25, 1968. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Joyce [Roach], El Paso, April 9, 1977. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 6 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 7 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-080). From the library of Charles Bowden. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 1 (v. 2) (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-080). From the library of Charles Bowden. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 8 (v. 1) (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 28 June 1978. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked with post-it note. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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