"For those fascinated by the Old West, this book is the true story." —Rick Miller, author of award-winning Texas Ranger John B. Jones and the Frontier Battalion, 1874-1881

 

"[H]is narrative is a stunning portrayal of the gradual collapse of South Vietnam . . . replete with tales of heroism, treachery, and political intrigue and corruption. . . . [T]his is a must-read book."—Proceedings

"This collection is full of people who seek extraordinary cures for their ordinary ills. And their stories are as extraordinary as the cures." —Brock Clarke, author of The Happiest People in the World

 

This is a collection of legends, customs, and beliefs of the people of the Helotes Settlement near San Antonio. These stories capture the lore of a place similar to lots of other places—our places.

 

 

"This book reveals significance in the lives of ordinary people who, when closely examined, are not ordinary at all." —O. Rufus Lovett, photographer, Weeping Mary

"The combination of biographical facts, history, and anecdotal accounts makes this work unique. Pfautsch was a powerful choral figure, and many conductors mentored under his guidance." —Tim Sharp, Executive Director, American Choral Directors Association

 

 

Joyce Gibson Roach has collected “snippets” of stories, recipes, and traditions of life in Turtle, Texas, which represents many small towns—and the people who inhabit them.

 

“In Return of the Gar Mark Spitzer is fighting the good fight, teaching us about a fish that’s in trouble and explaining to us why we should care—one quirky story at a time.”—Zeb Hogan, host of National Geographic’s Monster Fish series

 

"Castañeda's work is important theoretical work on gender/race/sexuality especially in the Spanish colonial era in California." —Cynthia Orozco, author of No Mexicans, Women, or Dogs Allowed

 

Cochran’s articles collected herein argue persuasively that economists have a moral obligation to provide policy recommendations that are consistent with a social agenda of fairness and opportunity.

 

March Monthly Feature: UNT Press publishes two books this month.