By Don J. Usner
Usner has identified Chimayó for the reason that he was once a boy vacationing his grandmother and the opposite village elders, who taught him genealogies going again to kinfolk origins in Spain. The Spanish he discovered there has been embedded in dichos and cuentos. This e-book is the results of Usner’s learn into those memorable sayings, and it preserves a language and a tradition at the verge on dissolution. it's a gateway right into a uniquely New Mexican approach of life.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Don J. Usner’s latest booklet, Valles Caldera: A imaginative and prescient for brand spanking new Mexico’s nationwide look after, coauthored with William deBuys, additionally contains his notable photos. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
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