The Resource Roots in adobe, (electronic resource)

Roots in adobe, (electronic resource)

Label
Roots in adobe
Title
Roots in adobe
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To readers of Dorothy Pillsbury's books, the residents of Tenorio Flat in Santa Fe are old friends. The forty sketches that make up this volume, first published in 1959, reintroduce the author's Spanish-American, Indian, and Anglo neighbors, describing their ingenuity in adapting to the modern ways of life that have come eyen to tradition-steeped Santa Fe. Roots in Adobe brings us the further adventures of the delightful Apodaca family. We see Mrs. Apodaca as she comes to grips with new-fangled voting machines and screw-back earrings, and we watch her youngest daughter, Carmencita, grow up with her muy guapo boyfriends, who are the joy and despair of the neighborhood. Cousin Canuto, another old acquaintance, campaigns to restore la atms̤fera to Old Santa Fe, with surprising results. Also a part of life in Tenorio Flat are Mrs. Pillsbury's Anglo, and Indian friends. One of the most charming is the vigorous Indian Great-Grandmother, whose favorite pastime is watching baseball games between Pueblo teams. These sketches, says the Christian Science Monitor, show us 'an aspect of life where money and time count for little, but love and laughter a great deal.'
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Pillsbury, Dorothy L
Dewey number
814.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Electronic books
  • Santa Fe (N.M.)
  • Spanish Americans
Target audience
adult
Label
Roots in adobe, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12066867
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12066867
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12066867
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12066867
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Roots in adobe, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12066867
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12066867
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12066867
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12066867
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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