The New Mexico Trilogy: The Milagro Beanfield War / The Magic Journey / The Nirvana Blues
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The New Mexico Trilogy: The Milagro Beanfield War / The Magic Journey / The Nirvana Blues

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Published November 1st 1987 by Ballantine Books
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Great! Very good, fast read. Loved it
April
I read the Milagro Beanfield War & saw the movie, too. It is a favorite, & started me picking up books with magical realism in the description, so of course I'd like to read these others!
Rose
ah, nortenos. very entertaining book on northern new mexico life written by a gringo who now lives outside of taos.
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I've read this trilogy twice. I still think it is Nichols' finest work.
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John Nichols is the author of the New Mexico trilogy, a series about the complex relationship between history, race and ethnicity, and land and water rights in the fictional Chamisaville County, New Mexico. The trilogy consists of The Milagro Beanfield War (which was adapted into the film The Milagro Beanfield War directed by Robert Redford), The Magic Journey, and The Nirvana Blues.

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