American Studies •  Environment •  Folklore •  Geography •  History and New Mexico/Southwest

Enchantment and Exploitation: The Life and Hard Times of a New Mexico Mountain Range

William deBuys

This unusual book is a complete account of the closely linked natural and human history of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of northern New Mexico, a region unique in its rich combination of ecological and cultural diversity.


William deBuys is professor of documentary studies, College of Santa Fe, and the author of numerous books on the West.

6 x 9.25 in. 416 pages 1 drawings, 70 halftones, 8 maps, 2 tables