The Terlingua Trading Company Bookstore carries the largest selection and widest variety of titles in south Brewster County, books about the Big Bend, its history, and the people who've made it their home.
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A BOWL OF RED - Frank X Tolbert
If you haven't read this book you don't know beans about chili or the history of the Terlingua Chili Cookoff.
BENEATH THE WINDOW - Patricia Wilson Clother
Clotheri tells the graceful story of growing up on her family's ranch beneath the Chisos Mountains in the 1930s & 1940s, prior to its becoming part of Big Bend National Park.
BELOW THE ESCONDIDO RIM - David W Keller
"A History of the O2 Ranch in the Texas Big Bend".
BIG BEND, A Homesteader's Story - J O Langford
BIG BEND PICTURES - James Evans
Evans' arresting black and white photographs of the landscape and people of Texas' Big Bend.
BIG BEND LANDSCAPES - Dennis Blagg
Breathtaking, near-photographic portraits of the Big Bend.
BIG BEND OF THE RIO GRANDE - Ross Maxwell
"A Guide to the Rocks, Landscape, Geologic History, and Settlers of the Area of Big Bend National Park".
BIG BEND VISTAS - William McLeod
An invaluable and interesting guide to the geology of the Big Bend.
BIRDS OF THE TRANS PECOS - Jim Peterson & Barry Zimmer
Drawings by Patricia R Manning.
BORDER HEALING WOMAN - Pat Little Dog
"The Story of Jewel Babb as told to Pat Little Dog", from her early years as a tenderfoot ranch wife to her later years as a desert healing woman.
BOSQUE BONITO - Robert Keil
"Violent Times Along the Borderland During the Mexican Revolution". Kiel, a U.S. cavalryman stationed along the Rio Grande during the Revolution, tells of the beauty and tragedy of those times..
CACTUSES OF BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK - Douglas B Evans
CHRONICLES OF THE BIG BEND - W D Smithers
"A Photographic Memoir of Life on the Border".Foreword by Kenneth B Ragsdale.
COPPER CANYON Chihuahua~Mexico - Richard D Fisher
Text by Roger P Pfeuffer, photography by David Teschner & R Pfeuffer.
DESERT SURVIVAL SKILLS - David Alloway
Definitive guide to staying alive in the desert.
DOWN BY THE RIVER - Charles Bowden
An unforgettable story American story about drugs, money, murder, and family.
DRUG LORD - Terrence E Poppa
A true and haunting tale of drug smuggling along the Rio Grande, it documents the rise and fall of one of the most notorious drug lords, Pablo Acosta.
Alphabetical book listing A through D.
BIG BEND NAT'L PARK, THE STORY BEHIND THE SCENERY - Carol E. Spurling
A park, of dramatic proportions in the midst of the Chihuahuan Desert.