The Great Taos Bank Robbery and Other True Stories by Tony Hillerman,Anne Hillerman,Don Strel PDF

By Tony Hillerman,Anne Hillerman,Don Strel

ISBN-10: 0826351921

ISBN-13: 9780826351920

This vintage choice of nonfiction essays approximately existence in New Mexico through the nice Tony Hillerman is still a needs to learn for an individual trying to comprehend the state’s particular allure. The attractive items within the nice Taos financial institution theft unveil the lifestyles and magic one stories within the Land of Enchantment.

This version encompasses a new advent and foreword via Anne Hillerman and new pictures with every one story.

“It’s as severe a ‘glance’ over our kingdom because it is frequently hilarious, from the hole relación approximately legislations enforcement in Taos, via succeeding commentaries on Indian encounters with Paleface, a Nigerian guest’s evaluation of Santa Fe, a look for Folsom guy etc . . . it furnishes myriad moments of pleasing insight.”—New Mexico Magazine

ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS
Tony Hillerman (1925–2008) used to be an award-winning writer and newspaperman, most sensible recognized for his secret novels set at the Navajo Nation.

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