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The University of Arizona Press is the premier publisher of academic, regional, and literary works in the state of Arizona. They disseminate ideas and knowledge of lasting value that enrich understanding, inspire curiosity, and enlighten readers. They advance the University of Arizona’s mission by connecting scholarship and creative expression to readers worldwide.

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Planets, Stars and Nebulae Studied with Photopolarimetry

Edited by T. Gehrels
The University of Arizona Press

"The polarization study of celestial objects is a valuable part of optical astronomy, and the author has done exceptionally well in bringing to gether contributions treating all aspects of the polarimetry field. . . . The first section contains a fine introduction and an excellent and definitive history of the subject. . . . The volume is ...

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Yaqui Myths and Legends

The University of Arizona Press

Sixty-one tales narrated by Yaquis reflect this people's sense of the sacred and material value of their territory.

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Pages from Hopi History

The University of Arizona Press

"More than half a century of contact between the author and the Hopi people has resulted in an unusual opportunity for long informative talks with friends from the villages. These conversations in a variety of circumstances have helped to give depth to an understanding and appreciation uncommon among persons not born and raised in the Hopi ...

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Chuck Wagon Cookin'

The University of Arizona Press

Chili, stew, biscuits—it's all here in over a hundred old-time recipes, home remedies too! More than a cookbook, it's a treasure trove of ranch lore.

"This is a splendid collection of cowcamp cook tales and 112 authentic old-time dutch oven recipes." —Books of the Southwest

"It is a delightful ...

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Grand Canyon Place Names

The University of Arizona Press

This handy guidebook for Canyon visitors gives elevation, location, and name derivations for more than 200 locales, from The Abyss to Zuni Point.

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Mexican Folk Tales

The University of Arizona Press

Intriguing collection of authentic stories preserves a colorful part of the Mexican heritage. Tales center around Legends of the Devil, The strange Doings of the Saints, and The Mysteries of Human Life.

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Canyon de Chelly

The University of Arizona Press

With the exception of the Grand Canyon itself, none of the great gorges of the American Southwest is more uniquely beautiful than Canyon de Chelly, with its sheer red cliffs and innumerable prehistoric Indian dwellings. Of all the important centers of prehistoric Anasazi culture, only this magnificent canyon shows an unbroken ...

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Woman in Levi's

The University of Arizona Press

The widely acclaimed autobiography of a lone woman rancher and country school teacher--the life she lived on the land she loved.

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Spider Woman Stories

The University of Arizona Press

"This is a fine introduction to Hopi mythology and values. It recreates an authentic poetic spirit and makes the reader eager to read more Hopi tales" —New Mexico Humanities Review

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