Ghost Ranch by Lesley Poling-Kempes

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Ghost Ranch (Abiquiu, N.M.),
  • Abiquiu Region (N.M.),
  • New Mexico,
  • Abiquiu Region

Subjects:

  • Community life -- New Mexico -- Abiquiu Region -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Ghost Ranch (Abiquiu, N.M.) -- History.,
  • Ghost Ranch (Abiquiu, N.M.) -- Biography.,
  • Abiquiu Region (N.M.) -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Abiquiu Region (N.M.) -- Biography.,
  • Abiquiu Region (N.M.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-280) and index.

Book details

StatementLesley Poling-Kempes.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF804.A23 P647 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 291 p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3394665M
ISBN 100816523460, 0816523479
ISBN 109780816523467, 9780816523474
LC Control Number2005005824

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Ghost Ranch. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Poling-Kempes, Lesley. Ghost Ranch. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource.

Author of many books about the American Southwest, Poling-Kempes book, Bone Horses, was winner of the WILLA Literary Award in Contemporary Fiction and the Tony Hillerman Award for Best Fiction. Her nonfiction books include Ghost Ranch, Valley of Shining Stone: The Story of Abiquiu, and The Harvey Girls: Women Who Opened the West.

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