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The University of Arizona Press, founded in 1959 as a department of the University of Arizona, is a nonprofit publisher of scholarly and regional books. As a delegate of the University of Arizona to the larger world, the Press publishes the work of scholars wherever they may be, concentrating upon scholarship that reflects the special strengths of the University of Arizona, Arizona State University, and Northern Arizona University.

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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

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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Mars

The Pristine Beauty of the Red Planet

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

University of Arizona Press

Art and bilingual prose illuminate hidden lives.

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All They Will Call You

University of Arizona Press

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

University of Arizona Press

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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Ancient Plants and People

Contemporary Trends in Archaeobotany

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Dodger Blue Will Fill Your Soul

University of Arizona Press

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

University of Arizona Press
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In Divided Unity

Haudenosaunee Reclamation at Grand River

University of Arizona Press

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

University of Arizona Press
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Death Valley

Painted Light

University of Arizona Press

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

University of Arizona Press
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