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The house at Otowi Bridge

the story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos.

by Peggy Pond Church

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Alamos (N.M.)
    • Subjects:
    • Warner, Edith, 1893-1951,
    • Los Alamos (N.M.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDrawings by Connie Fox Boyd.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF804.L6 W3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination149 p.
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5800206M
      LC Control Number60013408
      OCLC/WorldCa1426971

      The House at Otowi Bridge Peggy Pond Church Follow this and additional works at: This Contents is brought to you for free and open access by the University of New Mexico Press at UNM Digital Repository. It has been accepted for inclusion in New Mexico Quarterly by an authorized editor of UNM Digital by: 1.   The House at Otowi Bridge She made the little house at Otowi (the place where the river makes a noise) into a tea room where she served a thin slice of lemon in the tea with a spicy clove and chocolate cake that was to become a tradition. Book Blogs I Read. Dove Grey Reader;.

      The house at Otowi Bridge; the story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos by Church, Peggy Pond, Publication date Topics Warner, Edith, Publisher Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by loader-DanaB on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Books > Biographies > The House at Otowi Bridge The House at Otowi Bridge SKU: $ $ Unavailable per item By: Peggy Pond Church. Facebook; Twitter; Pinterest; Google+; Quantity. Add to Cart Subscribe to our mailing list. Home About Contact Plan Your Visit.

      How Otowi brought the indian world to the edge of this Los Alamos nuclear physics laboratory is told by Peggy Pond Church in her book 'The house at Otowi Bridge'. (). Submitted by: Samuel W McWhorter: Otowi Bridge Courtesy Richard Cook. Otowi Courtesy Richard Cook. Otowi . El Puente/The Bridge captivates and entertains with its mix of closely observed reality imbued with deep spirituality. "The book is beautifully written and haunting in its understated and intense feeling."— The House at Otowi Bridge. The Story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos. By Peggy Pond Church. $ Paperback.


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By Peggy Pond Church. $ Paperback: E-book ; Details. Overview. Winner of the Richard Harris Award for Publishing Excellence from the New Mexico Book Association This is the story of Edith Warner, who lived for more than twenty years.

The Paperback of the The House at Otowi Bridge: The Story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos by Peggy Pond Church at Barnes & Noble. FREE Brand: University of New Mexico Press. The Otowi Bridge crosses the Rio Grande on the land of the San Ildefonso Pueblo. Edith Warner and her companion Atilano “Tilano” Montoya lived in an adobe house nearby.

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If you want to know more about the tea house and Otowi Crossing read Peggy Pond Church’s book, The House at Otowi Bridge. Her father, Ashley Pond, started the Los Alamos Ranch School (aka Boys Ranch School) in   The House at Otowi Bridge: The Story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos Published by User, 10 years ago The House at Otowi Bridge is a wonderful story of the impact that one woman can make on her time and by: 1.

Church grew up in New Mexico, and was living at the Los Alamos Ranch School just a few miles from that house at Otowi Bridge at the time that Edith arrived. This book uses both Edith's notes and letters, and Ms.

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The House at Otowi Bridge: The Story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos by Peggy Pond Church (UNM) New Mexico and its residents played a vital role in World War II, from its National Guard Troops in Bataan, to Navajo Code Talkers, military bases, internment and prisoner of war camps, and the once ultra-secret Manhattan Project.