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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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Pushing Our Limits

Insights from Biosphere 2

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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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American Indian Medicine Ways

Spiritual Power, Prophets, and Healing

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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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Mars

The Pristine Beauty of the Red Planet

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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

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Art and bilingual prose illuminate hidden lives.

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All They Will Call You

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All They Will Call You is the harrowing account of “the worst airplane disaster in California’s history,” the 28 unnamed Mexican lives it claimed, and the Woodie Guthrie anthem it inspired.

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Nobody Rich or Famous

A Family Memoir

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Lyrical literary memior by an acclaimed poet captures life, poverty, and family in the American West during the 1930s and 1940s.

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Indian Pilgrims

Indigenous Journeys of Activism and Healing with Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

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Ancient Plants and People

Contemporary Trends in Archaeobotany

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Critical Indigenous Studies

Engagements in First World Locations

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Dodger Blue Will Fill Your Soul

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A collection of short stories from the skirt edge of Latino Los Angeles, revealing the space between stereotypes.

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Staking Claim

Settler Colonialism and Racialization in Hawai'i

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In Divided Unity

Haudenosaunee Reclamation at Grand River

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In February 2006, the Six Nations community of Caledonia, Ontario, occupied a 132-acre construction site, reigniting a 200-year struggle to reclaim land and rights in the Grand River region. Framed by intersecting themes of knowledge production, political resurgence, and the contributions of Haudenosaunee women, In Divided Unity provides a model for critical Indigenous theory that remains grounded in community-based concerns and actions.

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Stand Up and Fight

Participatory Indigenismo, Populism, and Mobilization in Mexico, 1970–1984

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Capture These Indians for the Lord

Indians, Methodists, and Oklahomans, 1844-1939

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Ethnobiology for the Future

Linking Cultural and Ecological Diversity

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Death Valley

Painted Light

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Death Valley: Painted Light is a book unlike any other about a landscape whose topographic relief and sheer beauty are unforgettable.

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Asegi Stories

Cherokee Queer and Two-Spirit Memory

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A Tale of Three Villages

Indigenous-Colonial Interactions in Southwestern Alaska, 1740–1950

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Weaving the Boundary

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Evocative, haunting, and ultimately hopeful, this collection explores personal and collective memory through lenses of human loss, desire, violence, and love.

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Indigenous Pop

Native American Music from Jazz to Hip Hop

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Indigenous Pop vividly addresses the importance of Native musicians and popular musical genres, establishing their origins and discussing what they represent.

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The Sonoran Desert

A Literary Field Guide

Illustrated by Paul Mirocha; Edited by Eric Magrane and Christopher Cokinos
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The Sonoran Desert captures the stunning biodiversity of the world's most verdant desert through words and images.

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Human Spaceflight

From Mars to the Stars

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Human Spaceflight lays out a provocative future for human space travel.

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Earth and Mars

A Reflection

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The Quiet Extinction

Stories of North America's Rare and Threatened Plants

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Anadarko

A Kiowa Country Mystery

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