Great River: The Rio Grande in North American History. Vol. 1, Indians and Spain. Vol. 2, Mexico and the United States. 2 vols. in one

Great River: The Rio Grande in North American History. Vol. 1, Indians and Spain. Vol. 2, Mexico and the United States. 2 vols. in one

Paul Horgan


Winner of either the Pulitzer Prize and Bancroft Prize for heritage, nice River was once hailed as a literary masterpiece and enduring vintage while it first seemed in 1954. it truly is an epic heritage of 4 civilizations—Native American, Spanish, Mexican, and Anglo-American—that humans the Southwest via ten centuries. With the ability of a novelist, the veracity of a pupil, and the affection of a long-time resident, Paul Horgan describes the Rio Grande, its function in human background, and the overlapping cultures that experience grown up along it or entered into clash over the land it traverses. Now in its fourth revised variation, nice River continues to be a huge a part of American ancient writing.

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