Encinias, Miguel

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ENCINIAS, Miguel. American, b. 1923. Genres: Cultural/Ethnic topics, History. Career: U.S. Air Force, career officer as a fighter pilot, 1940-71, serving during World War II and in Korea and Vietnam, retiring as lieutenant colonel; prisoner of war in Germany. University professor of Hispanic literature and French. Founder of Compania de Teatro and La Zarzuela de Albuquerque. Publications: (ed. and trans. with A. Rodriguez) G.P. de Villagra, Historia de la Nueva Mexico, 1610, 1992; Two Lives for Onate, 1997. Address: 1009 Green Valley Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107-6321, U.S.A.