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Tony Hillerman was born in Sacred Heart, Oklahoma on May 27, 1925. the 2002 Malice Domestic Lifetime Achievement Award, the Agatha Award for Best Nonfiction Book for Seldom Disappointed, and the Wister Award for Lifetime achievement in 2008. During World War II, he enlisted in the Army and was awarded the Silver Star, the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart after being severely injured during a raid behind German lines. He received a bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1948. He died from pulmonary failure on October 26, 2008 at the age of 83. Библиографические данные.
Author: Hillerman, Tony; Format: Book; 147 p. illus. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press. The great Taos bank robbery, and other Indian country affairs University of New Mexico Press Albuquerque 1973. Australian/Harvard Citation. 1973, The great Taos bank robbery, and other Indian country affairs University of New Mexico Press Albuquerque.
This book is a series of essays that Tony Hillerman (b. 1925) wrote for his Master's thesis while in graduate school at the University of New Mexico. First published in 1973 when Hillerman was 48, it followed two novels as his third published book. The essays explore various aspects of 20th century culture of the US west. The abridged audio version (which I listened to) is pared down to a single, 90 minute cassette, and contains four such essays
Hillerman, Anthony G. (1973). The Great Taos Bank Robbery and Other Indian Country Affairs. University of New Mexico Press.
Hillerman, Anthony G. The Hunt for the Lost American". republished in The Great Taos Bank Robbery and Other Indian Country Affairs. New York: Harper Paperbacks.
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The Great Taos Bank Robbery (Rtf) ward from the American Anthropological Association, the Public Service Award from the . Department of the Interior, the Nero Wolfe Award, the Lifetime Achievement Award from. The Oklahoma Center for the Book, Honorary Life Membership in the Western Literature Association, and the Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere.
Tony Hillerman is a great chronicler of the New Mexico area, especially the Navaho. I first found his writings years ago in an audio tape of The Great Taso Bank Robbery. I laughed so hard that I had to keep rewinding to catch the parts I missed. Time has not diminished the charm of this book.
Great Taos Bank Robbery" is a collection of short pieces, dating from the time Tony Hillerman was a brilliant, and very funny newspaper reporter covering the 20th century western culture later featured in his novels. A great treat to bring on a Colorado vacation! 0. Report
Great Taos Bank Robbery" is a collection of short pieces, dating from the time Tony Hillerman was a brilliant, and very funny newspaper reporter covering the 20th century western culture later featured in his novels. Report. Unequalled in the Annals of True Crime. com User, November 12, 2008.
Bibliographic Details. Title: The Great Taos Bank Robbery; And other. We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. Publisher: University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque. Publication Date: 1973.
Tony Hillerman, who knows the Southwest like no other contemporary writer; presents nine extraordinary, true tales that capture the history and rhythms of daily life in New Mexico. From the comical title story of the holdup that didn't happen, to the riveting account of scientist tracking the Black Death through the arroyos in "We All Fall Down," to the ironic account of how a Black cowboy's commonsense intelligence destroyed the dogma of the Smithsonian Institution in "Othello in Union County," master storytellerTony Hillerman reveals the present and the timeless past of one of America's most beautiful and haunting regions.
Tony Hillerman is professor emeritus of journalism at the University of New Mexico and an Edgar Award-winning mystery novelist. He lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
"Hillerman is surely one of the finest and most original craftsman at work...today." --Boston Globe Book Review
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