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The Bare-Toed Vaquero - a book by Marchand, Peter J.

The Bare-Toed Vaquero

Life in Baja California's Desert Mountains

The Bare-Toed Vaquero( )
Author: Marchand, Peter J.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of New Mexico Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

Rarely visited by outsiders, the ranchers of Sierra de la Giganta in Baja California Sur live much as their ancestors have for the past two centuries. They raise goats and cattle and grow a magnificent variety of fruits, vegetables, and flowers in one of the driest places on the continent. The men, women, and children depicted in this book have never known the luxury of municipal water or electricity on their ranches. Yet, as Marchand's photographs show, they are remarkably...
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Detailed Subjects: Travel / Mexico
Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7 x 10 x 0.58 Inches
Book Weight:1.232 Pounds

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