The Great Taos Bank Robbery and Other True Stories by Tony HillermanThe Great Taos Bank Robbery and Other True Stories by Tony Hillerman

The Great Taos Bank Robbery and Other True Stories

byTony HillermanPhotographed byDon StrelForeword byAnne Hillerman

Paperback | April 15, 2012

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This classic collection of nonfiction essays about life in New Mexico by the great Tony Hillerman remains a must read for anyone looking to understand the state's unique charm. The engaging pieces in The Great Taos Bank Robbery unveil the life and magic one experiences in the Land of Enchantment.

This edition includes a new introduction and foreword by Anne Hillerman and new photographs with each story.


"It's as serious a 'glance' over our state as it is often hilarious, from the opening relación about law enforcement in Taos, through succeeding commentaries on Indian encounters with Paleface, a Nigerian guest's assessment of Santa Fe, a search for Folsom Man and so forth . . . it furnishes myriad moments of pleasurable insight."--New Mexico Magazine

Tony Hillerman (1925-2008) was an award-winning author and newspaperman, best known for his mystery novels set on the Navajo Nation. Don Strel, a photographer, has been published in numerous books and magazines. He has taught art and design at the university level and has served as the director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of ...
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Title:The Great Taos Bank Robbery and Other True StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:168 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:April 15, 2012Publisher:University Of New Mexico PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0826351921

ISBN - 13:9780826351920

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