A history of New Mexico
This textbook for the middle-school reader is an engaging and balanced account of New Mexico from earliest times to the present. Presented is a comprehensive introduction to geographic features as well as social, economic, and political events that have shaped the state's development. The first nine chapters cover New Mexico's pre-history and settlement prior to 1846; another six chapters focus on New Mexico as a part of the United States.
The narrative is enriched by nineteen special interest features, five time lines, 145 illustrations, of which twenty-seven are in color, and twenty-three maps.
A separate teacher resource guide is complimentary with class sets of 20 or more books. The resource guide includes lesson plans keyed to the state's instructional standards for social studies, answers to section and chapter reviews, four different types of student activity worksheets, tests and answer keys, bibliographies, and resource suggestions.
"This book is easy to read. I enjoyed being reminded of facts I had not thought of for years. The approach is good, even enjoyable."--Thomas E. Chávez, Ph.D., Director of the National Hispanic Cultural Center
Reading level: grade 7.
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|Grouping Title||history of new mexico|
|Grouping Author||roberts susan a|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-10-07 04:17:49AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-10-17 04:29:08AM|
|auth_author2||Chilton, Kathy., James, Betsy., Roberts, Calvin Alexander, 1946-|
|author||Roberts, Susan A., 1943-|
|author2-role||Chilton, Kathy., James, Betsy., Roberts, Calvin Alexander,1946-|
|author_display||Roberts, Susan A|
|available_at_santafe||Main Library, Southside Branch|
|detailed_location_santafe||Main Childrens - J, Main Southwest Room, Southside|
|display_description||A textbook tracing the history of New Mexico's land and people from the Ice Age to the present.|
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|owning_library_santafe||Santa Fe Public Library|
|owning_location_santafe||Main Library, Southside Branch|
|record_details||ils:.b11005117|Book|Books|Rev. ed.|English|University of New Mexico Press,|c1991.|xii, 365 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm., ils:.b12451022|Book|Books|3rd rev. ed.|English|University of New Mexico Press,|2004.|x, 340 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 26 cm.|
|subject_facet||New Mexico -- History, New Mexico -- History -- Juvenile literature|
|title_display||A history of New Mexico|
|title_full||A history of New Mexico / Susan A. Roberts, Calvin A. Roberts ; illustration, Betsy James ; cartography, William L. Nelson, A history of New Mexico / Susan A. Roberts, Calvin A. Roberts ; illustration, Kathy Chilton ; cartography, William L. Nelson|
|title_short||A history of New Mexico|