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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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Voices from Bears Ears

Seeking Common Ground on Sacred Land

By Rebecca Robinson; By (photographer) Stephen Strom
The University of Arizona Press

This stunning book captures the passion and history embedded in local conversations about public lands.

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Blue Desert

Desert Monologues

The University of Arizona Press

A classic work of new journalism by a revered voice of the Southwest.

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Style and Story

Literary Methods for Writing Nonfiction

The University of Arizona Press
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The Motions Beneath

Indigenous Migrants on the Urban Frontier of New Spain

The University of Arizona Press
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Global Indigenous Health

Reconciling the Past, Engaging the Present, Animating the Future

The University of Arizona Press
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Vernacular Sovereignties

Indigenous Women Challenging World Politics

The University of Arizona Press
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Savage Kin

Indigenous Informants and American Anthropologists

The University of Arizona Press

In this provocative new book, Margaret M. Bruchac, an Indigenous anthropologist, turns the word savage on its head. Savage Kin explores the nature of the relationships between Indigenous informants such as Gladys Tantaquidgeon (Mohegan), Jesse Cornplanter (Seneca), and George Hunt (Tlingit), and early twentieth-century anthropological collectors such as Frank Speck, Arthur C. Parker, William N. Fenton, and Franz Boas.

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Laura Méndez de Cuenca

Mexican Feminist, 1853–1928

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Pushing Our Limits

Insights from Biosphere 2

The University of Arizona Press

A fresh look at one of the most important experiments of the twentieth century and what it continues to teach us.

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Betrayal at the Buffalo Ranch

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A Sadie Walela Mystery

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Claiming Home, Shaping Community

Testimonios de los valles

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Native Apparitions

Critical Perspectives on Hollywood's Indians

The University of Arizona Press
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American Indian Medicine Ways

Spiritual Power, Prophets, and Healing

The University of Arizona Press

This groundbreaking collection provides fascinating stories of wisdom, spiritual power, and forces within tribal communities that have influenced the past and may influence the future. Through discussions of omens, prophecies, war, peace, ceremony, ritual, and cultural items such as masks, prayer sticks, sweat lodges, and peyote, this volume offers examples of the ways in which Native American beliefs in spirits have been and remain a fundamental aspect of history and culture.

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Cuba, Hot and Cold

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The King of Lighting Fixtures

Stories

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The Nature of Spectacle

On Images, Money, and Conserving Capitalism

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Mars

The Pristine Beauty of the Red Planet

The University of Arizona Press

Through vivid and beautiful never-before-seen images, this book uncovers the incredible beauty and diversity of Mars.

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The U.S.-Mexico Transborder Region

Cultural Dynamics and Historical Interactions

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Long Stories Cut Short

Fictions from the Borderlands

The University of Arizona Press

Art and bilingual prose illuminate hidden lives.

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