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Cochise of Arizona

Oliver La Farge

Cochise of Arizona

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cochise, -- Apache chief, -- d. 1874 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Oliver La Farge ; illustrated by L.F. Bjorklund.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsBjorklund, Lorence F., ill.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23047128M
    OCLC/WorldCa8277756

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About the Author. Born inOliver Hazard Perry La Farge is ranked among the literary lions of American Southwestern letters. Since his death inhis reputation has continued to grow and new honors have been added to his name.

Laughing Boy, a novel of Navajo life, won the Pulitzer Prize inputting his name in lights /5(2). Cochise of Arizona. This is the true story, told in fictional form, of one of the greatest of all American Indian chiefs, Cochise of the Chiricahua Apaches.

Indians were once thought of as warlike, and the encroaching white men as wanting peace, but it was the white 4/5(1). Cochise of Arizona by Oliver La Farge. Paperback $ Ship History tells us that Cochise and his tiny band of warriors not only held the United States Army at bay for more than ten years, but they were often on the offensive.

It is a heroic and extraordinary story. Publish your book Author: Oliver La Farge. A Pulitzer prize winning author for this will take the hurdle of duplication, and it stands on its own as another sympathetic study of the famous Indian chieftian.

Actually, however, it is less well-rounded then Edgar Wyatt's (Whittlesey -see report P. ) which is for somewhat older children. The La Farge story begins with the chief at the height of his power. Books Set in Cochise County, Arizona Showing of 18 Desert Heat (Joanna Brady, #1) by.

J.A. Jance (Goodreads Author) really liked it avg rating — 10, ratings. The Army sends 2nd Lt. George Bascom and a patrol out to find the perpetrators. Ward says that Cochise took cattle and his twelve year old stepson. Cochise's people live seventy miles away in Apache Pass between Mexico and Arizona.

They alternately attack Mexico and Arizona and make off and on treaties with both countries.4/5(87). Cochise County Arizona – Literary Corner of Arizona. Cochise County, AZ - The southeast corner of Arizona, sprinkled with the small towns of Willcox, Bisbee, Tombstone, Douglas, Sierra Vista, and Benson, has been home to noted writers and the setting for literature that is known and loved worldwide.

Best-selling author J.A. (Judith Ann) Jance grew up in Cochise County and graduated from Bisbee. Over the following decade, Cochise conducted more raids and fought with U.S. soldiers, eluding capture by retreating into the Dragoon Mountains.

He accepted the government’s offer to move the Chiricahuas to large reservation in southeastern Arizona near the end of his life. Cochise dorm has high ceilings and has a lobby centered around a large stone fireplace. The four-story community is home to residents and contains mostly double rooms with two layouts: two double rooms sharing a large common space between them (known.

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Apache Chief Cochise dies. Chief Cochise, one of the great leaders of the Apache Indians in their battles with the Anglo-Americans, dies on the Chiricahua reservation in southeastern Arizona. Little is known of Cochise’s early life.

A fictionalized biography of Cochise who, aided by his friend and interpreter Tom Jeffords, works hard to negotiate a peace treaty between white men and his people, the Chiricahua is the true story, told in fictional form, of one of the greatest of all American Indian chiefs, Cochise Brand: Oliver La Farge.

Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Jeffords (January 1, – Febru ) was a United States Army scout, Indian agent, prospector, and superintendent of overland mail in the Arizona friendship with Apache leader Cochise was instrumental in ending the Indian wars in that region.

He first met Cochise when he rode alone into Cochise's camp in to request that the chief come to Occupation: US Army Scout, Indian agent, prospector. Cochise, (died June 8,Chiricahua Apache Reservation, Arizona Territory, U.S.), Chiricahua Apache chief who led the Indians’ resistance to the white man’s incursions into the U.S.

Southwest in the s; the southeasternmost county of Arizona bears his name. Nothing is known of Cochise’s birth or early life. His people remained at peace with white settlers through the s, even.

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Office hours are 8 a.m. Cochise of Arizona, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US. This is the true story, told in fictional form, of one of the greatest of all American Indian chiefs, Cochise of the Chiricahua Apaches.

Indians were once thought of as warlike, and the encroaching white men as wanting peace, but it was the white men who forced Cochise Author: Oliver La Farge.

State Administration Office E South Campus Dr PO Box Tucson, AZ Buy Cochise of Arizona by Oliver La Farge online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Welcome to the Cochise County 4-H Arizona 4-H COVID Response and Updates 4-H gives youth that extra edge for life success by offering numerous opportunities to develop leadership, responsibility, citizenship and other life skills.

4-H helps develop competent, caring and actively engaged citizens who strengthen Arizona communities. Cochise is an unincorporated community located in Cochise County, Arizona, United city was created alongside the Southern Pacific Railroad in the s. The city was primarily a stop for coal and water which were needed for trains at the time.

At its peak, the town had a population of approximately 3, : Cochise. The majority of Hocking’s research is centered around Cochise’s relationship with Indian Agent Tom Jeffords and is the subject of his recent book, “Tom Jeffords, Friend of Cochise.” Jeffords was known as being the only white man trusted by Cochise, and an advocate for the Chiricahua Apache, said Hocking.

COCHISE COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS Sierra Vista - Main Office. Colombo Sierra Vista, AZ () x; [email protected] Cochise, Chiricahua Apache Chief Description Sweeney exhibits an impressive grasp of a man, his culture, and his times in this epic biography of the Chiricahua Apache warrior (d.

) who raided across southern Arizona and northern Mexico in the mid-decades of the nineteenth century. Seven Cochise County Road Trips Heading southeast from Tucson, a new world of caves, artists’ communities, the Old West and more opens up. Set among the scenic Sky Island mountains and desert riparian preserves of southeastern Arizona, Cochise County is a land of authentic Old West legends and endless outdoor adventures.

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Cochise of Arizona: La Farge, Oliver: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews: 1. Cochise Biography, Life, Interesting Facts.

Cochise was a warrior and leader of the Chokonen band of the Chiricahua Apache Native Americans. Early Life. Very little is known about the early life of Cochise. He was born sometime between and His birthplace was Chiricahua country, an area located in parts of Arizona, New Mexico, and Mexico.

Get this from a library. Cochise of Arizona; the pipe of peace is broken. [Oliver La Farge] -- This story is fiction based on fact. The characters of Cochise, ward, Bascom, Jeffords, Mangas Coloradas, and general Howard are historical, as are the minor characters.

They are Discribed as history. Inhe died in the Dragoon Mountains, located about an hour and a half east of Tucson at a place now called Cochise Stronghold. Ironically, in the end he was at peace with the United States.

Many said that his youngest known son, Naiche, most closely resembled Cochise physically. Toofast Topos 2: Cochise Stronghold Rock Climbing Geir Hundal, Purchase this book. Published in Octoberand available in digital or paperback format, Toofast Topos 2: Cochise Stronghold Rock Climbing is a page masterpiece with % firsthand beta for climbs throughout all of Cochise.

Housing and President Robbins are dedicated to ensuring the safety of all students in our dorms. We will share decisions regarding the fall semester with our students as we know more. Cochise, "incomparable as a leader and a strategist," according to Frank C.

Lockwood in his book The Apache Indians, struck back swiftly, setting the stage for a decade of conflict. "From his impregnable strongholds," said Lockwood, "he dispatched far and wide small bands of his picked warriors to plunder wagon trains, stampede cattle and.

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As peace took hold, Cochise’s health began to fail, probably because of a stomach disorder, possibly cancer, according to authority Edwin R. Sweeney, Cochise: Chiricahua Apache Chief. With a condition that no witch could alter, Cochise made things worse by.

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Cochise County is located in the southeastern corner of the U.S. state of population wasat the census. The county seat is ssional district: 2nd. For a while, train robbery was popular in Arizona, despite a statute passed, though never enforced, making the crime punishable by of the most daring train robberies occurred about midnight, September 9, Express Messenger Charles Adair, who had killed an over adventurous train robber on the same run the year before, stepped to the door as a westbound Southern Pacific Express.Visit the Cochise Hotel website for more information and history, and there is a lot of history.

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We will let Phil tell the rest of the story. Cochise Hotel Cochise Stronghold Cochise.From Cochise to Geronimo details the Chiricahuas' ordeal in maintaining their identity despite forced relocations, disease epidemics, sustained warfare, and confinement.

Resigned to accommodation with Americans but intent on preserving their culture, they were determined to survive as a people.