Museum of New Mexico Press


Wild Plants and Native Peoples of the Four Corners

William W. Dunmire, Author
Gail Tierney, Author

"Wild Plants and Native Peoples of the Four Corners" emphasizes prehistoric uses of plants in the Four Corners area while focusing on Mesa Verde, Chaco Canyon, Canyon de Chelly, and other sites that were once occupied by Navajo, Ute, Paiute, Hopi, and Apache peoples.


"This book's central theme is the centuries-long relationship between the daily needs of New Mexico's Pubelo Indians and wild plants."
-The Albuquerque Journal

Trim: 8.5" x 5.5"

Pages: 320

Illustrations: 90 color and 15 black-and-white photographs, line drawings, maps

Environmental Studies

American Indian


Paperback $22.50