New Books from the U of U Press

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Early Farming and Warfare in Northwest Mexico

Robert J. Hard and John R. Roney

This volume presents the multiyear archaeological investigations of Cerro Juanaqueña and related sites in northwestern Chihuahua, Mexico

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Thunder Go North: The Hung for Sir Francis Drake's Fair and Good Bay

Melissa Darby

Uncovers compelling evidence that counters the long-held belief that Drake's party landed in California

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Carbon County, USA: Miners for Democracy in Utah and the West

Christian Wright

Illuminates the role of labor unions in coal mining in the West-what they were, why they declined, and how their experience remains relevant today


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Visit us at these upcoming conferences and author events: 

Public Lands Alliance (PLA)
March 1-5, 2020, Washington, D.C.

Society for California Archaeology (SCA)
March 12-15, 2020, Riverside, CA

Society of American Archaeology (SAA)
April 22-26, 2020, Austin, TX

Books and Authors in the News:

Press Prizes:

Virginia Kerns won the Don D. and Catherine S. Fowler Prize for her manuscript, Colonizing the Wild: A Narrative of an Indian Captive and the House of Brigham Young.

Zachary Asher won the Agha Shahid Ali Poetry Prize for his manuscript, gone bird in the glass hours.

Jerry Spangler and James Aton won the Don D. and Catherine S. Fowler Prize for their manuscript,  The Crimson Cowboys .

Florence R. Shepard and Susan L. Marsh won the Wallace Stegner Prize in Environmental Studies for their manuscript, Saving Wyoming's Hoback .

Matthew Garrett won the Juanita Brooks Prize in Mormon Studies for his manuscript, Making Lamanites.


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