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Black Range tales

McKenna, James A.

Black Range tales

chronicling sixty years of life and adventure in the Southwest

by McKenna, James A.

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Rio Grande Press in Glorieta, N.M .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Black Range Region (N.M.),
  • New Mexico,
  • Black Range Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- New Mexico -- Black Range Region,
    • Black Range Region (N.M.) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby James A. McKenna ("Uncle Jimmie") ; introduction by Shane Leslie ; illustrated with numerous woodcuts by Howard Simon.
      SeriesA Rio Grande classic
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF802.B63 M37 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 300 p., [6] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages300
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2899771M
      ISBN 100873801423
      LC Control Number84127654

        James McKenna, Black Range Tales, an attack on woodcutters by Apaches in the Mimbres Valley, New Mexico. McKenna, gives the date as 'the fall of All ten wood cutters were killed, along with two troopers from Ft. Cummings, and someone named Young, who might, or mightn't have been military. McKenna describes him as 'a farrier'. Eight microfilm of the . Two new guitars enter on Tales From the Black Book, and cause a few listeners to leave from chronic neck related injuries. Like the sound on the drums, which have a loud and rough-around-the-edges playing quality. They use a select amount of reverb, which doesn't entirely blend them. But cause them to be present, distorted and unclean sounding.


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