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River of Traps: A Village Life by  William & Alex Harris Debuys - Hardcover - Signed - 1990 - from Back of Beyond Books, ABAA and Biblio.com

River of Traps: A Village Life

by Debuys, William & Alex Harris

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Univ of New Mexico Pr. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1990. Hardcover. 9780826311825 . Dust jacket is in very good condition. Navy boards are in fine condition. Author's signatures on half title page read, "For Manuel Lopez, someone who remains in the snare of the River of Traps, with my best. Alex Harris 10.12.90" and "For Manuel Lopez, neighbor on the River of Traps. Best wishes, Bill deBuys 10.12.90." "Like the Rio de las Trampas for which it is named, this book flows out of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of northern New Mexico, where two cultures, Hispanic and Anglo, meet; where three men - Jacob Romero, an old farmer; William deBuys, a young writer; and Alex Harris, a young photographer - lived and worked... River of Traps is a book…[that]… teaches how to irrigate a field and gather hay, how to break floodwaters, how to document a life, a landscape, a culture, how to live with grace and die with dignity." ; B&W Photographs; 9.75" x 8"; 233 pp; Signed by All Authors .


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