New Mexico: A History

New Mexico A History Since the earliest days of Spanish exploration and settlement New Mexico has been known for lying off the beaten track But this new history reminds readers that the world has been beating paths to Ne

Since the earliest days of Spanish exploration and settlement, New Mexico has been known for lying off the beaten track But this new history reminds readers that the world has been beating paths to New Mexico for hundreds of years, via the Camino Real, the Santa Fe Trail, several railroads, Route 66, the interstate highway system, and now the Internet This first completeSince the earliest days of Spanish exploration and settlement, New Mexico has been known for lying off the beaten track But this new history reminds readers that the world has been beating paths to New Mexico for hundreds of years, via the Camino Real, the Santa Fe Trail, several railroads, Route 66, the interstate highway system, and now the Internet This first complete history of New Mexico in than thirty years begins with the prehistoric cultures of the earliest inhabitants The authors then trace the state s growth from the arrival of Spanish explorers and colonizers in the sixteenth century to the centennial of statehood in 2012 Most historians have made the territory s admission to the Union in 1912 as the starting point for the state s modernization As this book shows, however, the transformation from frontier province to modern state began with World War II The technological advancements of the Atomic Era, spawned during wartime, propelled New Mexico to the forefront of scientific research and pointed it toward the twenty first century The authors discuss the state s historical and cultural geography, the economics of mining and ranching, irrigation s crucial role in agriculture, and the impact of Native political activism and tribe owned gambling casinos New Mexico A History will be a vital source for anyone seeking to understand the complex interactions of the indigenous inhabitants, Spanish settlers, immigrants, and their descendants who have created New Mexico and who shape its future.

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New Mexico State University All About Discovery A place for self discovery and transformation, New Mexico State University is ranked by U.S News World Report as a top tier university. Welcome to the New Mexico Film Office SANTA FE New Mexico Film Office Director Nick Maniatis announced today that the independent feature film Corporate Animals starring Demi Moore A Few Good Men New Mexico Highlands University New Mexico Highlands University is your college At New Mexico Highlands University students discover amazing new paths to success. Central New Mexico Community College CNM Deep Dive Coding Celebrates th Anniversary The bootcamps have delivered the local economy with a pipeline of skilled coders who land high quality jobs after weeks Libraries New Mexico s Flagship University The Information about Libraries at The University of New Mexico. UNM Health Sciences Center The University of New Mexico Summer Skin Care With temperatures inching towards the inevitable triple digits and coupled with Albuquerque s bountiful sunshine we re approaching the New Mexico Political Journal New Mexico Political Journal offers political news and analysis of New Mexico government and politics. MissingMoney Unclaimed Property FREE SEARCH MissingMoney com Benefits Data is refreshed and NEW unclaimed properties added WEEKLY from participating states and provinces Searches are free of charge. Western New Mexico University Established in Located in historic Silver City, Western New Mexico University offers than fields of study in its many face to face and fully online programs. City of Albuquerque Official website for the City of Albuquerque, N.M.

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  1. Stephen

    This isexactly what it says it is, a history of New Mexico. Published to celebrate the state's 100th anniversary of being part of the union, it begins with the first known human habitation of the area and proceeds to the present day. In broad strokes: Pueblos and other tribes settle, the Spanish arrive to preach and mine, Mexico revolts, Texas invades, cattlemen and sheep-ranchers fight, rail lines bring farms and tourism, World War 2 brings a lot of military investment, Indians organize for civ [...]

  2. Liam

    "On passing El Morro (Inscription Rock), he [Governor Onate] paused long enough to leave a message for posterity. The inscription reads: 'Paso por aqui del Adelantado don Juan de Onate del descubrimiento de la mar del sur a 16 dia del Abril ano 1605' (The Adelantado don Juan de Onate passed by here from the discovery of the South Sea, on the 16th day of April 1605.' In New Mexico literature, the words paso por aqui came to represent the metaphorical idea that humanity since the beginning of time [...]

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