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34,420 citations from literature (mostly science fiction and fantasy) referring to real churches, religious groups, tribes, etc. [This database is for literary research only. It is not intended as a source of information about religion.]

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New Mexico, continued...

Group Where Year Source Quote/
Notes
New Mexico New Mexico 1996 Bova, Ben. "The Great Moon Hoax or A Princess of Mars " in Twice Seven. New York: Avon Books (1998; c. 1996); pg. 69. Pg. 69, 84.
New Mexico New Mexico 1996 Knight, Damon. Humpty Dumpty: An Oval. New York: Tor (1996); pg. 157. Pg. 157: "'Armed soldiers were seen advancing westward from the crater in Arizona's Painted Desert Thursday, sources said. Six new craters rimmed out in Arizona and New Mexico on Wednesday and Thursday, bringing the total to forty-three...' "; Pg. 222: "'...then Gallup, Socorro, north to Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Raton, Pueblo...' "; Pg. 247: Gallup; Pg. 248: "'I'm a freelance quizzer from Albuquerque, Mr. Stout...'... '...between Green River Utah and Gallup New Mexico.' "; Pg. 258: Farmington; Albuquerque; Pg. 263: "...including the former cities of Albuquerque and Santa Fe. "
New Mexico New Mexico 1996 Leon, Mark. The Unified Field. New York: Avon Books (1996); pg. 39. "'...I saw it lift out of the desert in White Sands, New Mexico, and ascend to the sky...' " [also pg. 99, 270]
New Mexico New Mexico 1996 McDevitt, Jack. Ancient Shores. New York: HarperCollins (1996); pg. 154. "Her driver, a rock-band guitarist from New Mexico whose name was Franki Atami... "
New Mexico New Mexico 1996 Powers, Tim. Expiration Date. New York: Tor (1996); pg. 29. "It had been two hours since the Greyhound bus had pulled out of the dawn-streaked yard of the Albuquerque station, subsequently finding the I-40 highway and cranking its way up through the dry rock Zuni Mountains... through Gallup without stopping; but when the bus finally swung off the I-40 at the little town of Houck, just over the border into Arizona... "
New Mexico New Mexico 1996 Sawyer, Robert J. Frameshift. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1997); pg. 288. -
New Mexico New Mexico 1997 Bradbury, Ray. "Nothing Changes " in Driving Blind. New York: Avon Books (1997); pg. 112. "...high school yearbooks to read the spines: Burlington, Vermont, Orange, New Jersey, Roswell, New Mexico, big sandwiches of memorabilia from fifty states. "
New Mexico New Mexico 1998 Disch, Thomas M. The Dreams Our Stuff Is Made Of: How Science Fiction Conquered the World. New York: Simon & Schuster (2000; c. 1998); pg. 53. Roswell
New Mexico New Mexico 1998 Ing, Dean. The Skins of Dead Men. New York: Tom Doherty Associates (1998); pg. 102. Pg. 102-107, 125-134, more: New Mexico.; Pg. 126-127, 133-136, etc: Albuquerque; Pg. 126., more: Roswell; Pg. 234: Santa Fe [Much of the novel takes place in New Mexico.]
New Mexico New Mexico 1998 Wood, Crystal. Cut Him Out in Little Stars. Denton, TX: Tattersall Publishing (revised and reprinted 1998; c. 1994); pg. 223. "'...and some scenic places in Texas and New Mexico...' "
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Banks, Iain. The Business. New York: Simon & Schuster (1999); pg. 99. "According to which one [Web site] you choose to believe, we [the Business] are either:... an alien conspiracy run from a spacecraft buried under the New Mexico desert, sent to bring about the collapse of... "
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Cerasini, Marc. Godzilla 2000. New York: Random House (1997); pg. 37. "Further observation, using the VLA (Very Large Array) Radio Telescope in New Mexico, gave the scientists a clear picture... "
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Kessel, John. Good News from Outer Space. New York: Tor (1990; c. 1989); pg. 50. Santa Fe
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Kessel, John. Good News from Outer Space. New York: Tor (1990; c. 1989); pg. 148. "'Rain of Frogs in New Mexico? Garden of Eden Located in New Jersey?...' "
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Mackie, Howard. "Call to Arms " [originally printed in Astonishing X-Men No. 1] in The Astonishing X-Men: Deathwish (Polly Watson, ed.) New York: Marvel Comics (2000; c. 1999); pg. 26. "In this top secret government containment facility, hidden in the desert of New Mexico, there is only one prisoner. Part man, part machine . . . a sum far greater than his parts. He calls himself Bastion. " [Story takes place in New Mexico, pg. 26-28, 33-47.]
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Mackie, Howard. "In the Shadows of Death " [originally printed in Astonishing X-Men No. 3] in The Astonishing X-Men: Deathwish (Polly Watson, ed.) New York: Marvel Comics (2000; c. 1999); pg. 72. "On the outskirts of the New Mexico desert . . . The X-Men... " [Story, pg. 72-94, takes place entirely in New Mexico.]
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Mackie, Howard. "The Trouble with Mannites " [originally printed in Astonishing X-Men No. 2] in The Astonishing X-Men: Deathwish (Polly Watson, ed.) New York: Marvel Comics (2000; c. 1999); pg. 49. "One hour ago the newly formed squad--all mutants... traced the girl's signal to the Hulkbuster Base, a top secret military facility located in the remote New Mexico desert. " [Story, pg. 49-69, takes place entirely in New Mexico.]
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Willis, Connie. "Epiphany " in Miracle and Other Christmas Stories. New York: Bantam (1999); pg. 276. "'...I had to fly into Albuquerque and then up to Omaha.' " [Also, pg. 284, 299 (Truth or Consequences).]
New Mexico New Mexico 1999 Willis, Connie. "Epiphany " in Miracle and Other Christmas Stories. New York: Bantam (1999); pg. 300. "Neither Arizona nor New Mexico had any Wests [towns with 'West' in their name]. "
New Mexico New Mexico 2000 Knight, Damon. Rule Golden in Three Novels. Garden City, NY: Doubleday (c. 1954); pg. 69. "Mexican citizens were walking across the border into Arizona and New Mexico, swimming into Texas. "
New Mexico New Mexico 2001 Clarke, Arthur C. 2001: A Space Odyssey. New York: New American Library (1969; c. 1968); pg. 73. "The stars overhead were only a little brighter, or more numerous, than on a clear night from the high plateaus of New Mexico or Colorado. "
New Mexico New Mexico 2010 Anthony, Patricia. Cold Allies. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1993); pg. 13. [Category started with regularity 21 January 2001.] "Beyond the night in the window, a bloated moon coated the desert with fish-belly light. He stared out, wondering where he was. An old, established desert. Arizona. Maybe New Mexico. "
New Mexico New Mexico 2010 Bury, Stephen. Interface. New York: Bantam (1994); pg. 70. Pg. 70, 126, 160, 435.
New Mexico New Mexico 2014 Goonan, Kathleen Ann. Crescent City Rhapsody. New York: Tor (2001; c. 2000); pg. 47. Roswell
New Mexico New Mexico 2020 Vonnegut Jr., Kurt. Player Piano. New York: Delacorte Press (1952); pg. 139. Pg. 139: Carlsbad Caverns; Pg. 175: "...to Hollywood to the Grand Canyon to Carlsbad Caverns... "
New Mexico New Mexico 2022 Wilson, Robert Charles. The Chronoliths. New York: Tor (2001); pg. 41. -
New Mexico New Mexico 2027 Robinson, Kim Stanley. The Gold Coast. New York: Tor (1995; c. 1988); pg. 54. White Sands, NM (also pg. 89, 238-240)
New Mexico New Mexico 2045 Sterling, Bruce. Distraction. New York: Bantam (1998); pg. 333. -
New Mexico New Mexico 2050 Bova, Ben. "Tourist Sam " in Sam Gunn Forever. New York: Avon (1998); pg. 200. "It took me the whole dinner to find out that he was from New Mexico... "
New Mexico New Mexico 2051 Kress, Nancy. Beggars in Spain. New York: William Morrow and Co. (1993); pg. 181. Pg. 181, 229, 286, 332, 397, 425, 430, etc.
New Mexico New Mexico 2053 Rucker, Rudy. Freeware. New York: Avon (1998; c. 1997); pg. 204. Pg. 204: "Albuquerque, New Mexico "; Also pg. 243
New Mexico New Mexico 2082 Haldeman, Joe. Buying Time. New York: William Morrow & Co. (1989); pg. 130. Pg. 130: "'You almost had a new companion. Where are we headed?'

'New Mexico, probably...' "; Pg. 159: "'This is Fireball 2368 New Mexico calling Ceres Flight Control. Cassius Donato piloting.' "

New Mexico New Mexico 2150 McHugh, Maureen F. China Mountain Zhang. New York: Tor (1992); pg. 280. Pg. 280: "'...But the place that's really going to be interested in you is New Mexico-Texas...' "; Pg. 297: Albuquerque [More, e.g., pg. 299-301, 307.]
New Mexico New Mexico 2160 Dick, Philip K. The Game-Players of Titan. Boston, MA: G. K. Hall (1979; c. 1963); pg. 18. Pg. 18: "Now Joe operated a little old phonograph record shop in New Mexico... ";

Pg. 21: "There was one person who would know whom Matt Pendleton Associates would be fronting for, Pete Garden decided as he left the apartment in San Rafael and hurried to his parked car. It's worth a trip to New Mexico, to Colonel Kitchener's town, Albuquerque. Anyhow I have to go there to pick up a record.

Two days ago he had received a letter from Joe Schilling, the world's foremost rare phonograph record dealer... ";

Pg. 22: "'I'm on my way to New Mexico,' Pete said... " [Many refs. to Joe Schilling and his shop in New Mexico, not all in DB. Also pg. 48-50, 58, 71, 73, 81, 97, 105, 185, etc.]

New Mexico New Mexico 2200 Hawke, Simon. The Whims of Creation. New York: Warner Books (1995); pg. 8. Pg. 8: "They rode up the path winding through the well-kept garden in front of the Bucklands' residential complex in Taos Village. It housed several families in clustered, two-story homes designed in an architectural style reminiscent of Earth's New Mexico pueblo and built around a paved courtyard filled with cactus and agave. They put their bicycles in the rack in front of the building and went in through the arched entryway. They crossed the courtyard and walked up an arch design under the portico. "; Pg. 292: 'I'm from Santa F Village,' said Jenny. 'Riley and Ulysses live in Taos.' "
New Mexico New Mexico 2276 Clarke, Arthur C. Imperial Earth. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1976); pg. 21. "'That reminds me--what is the United States these day? I've lost count.'

'Now there are forty-five states--Texas, New Mexico, Alaska, and Hawaii have rejoined the Union, at least for the Centennial year.' "

New Mexico New Mexico 3000 Williamson, Jack. Terraforming Earth. New York: Tor (2001); pg. 23. Pg. 23: "He had been a news reporter and a history teacher before DeFort called him to old New Mexico to offer him a job with Robo Multiservice.. "; Pg. 26: "The small human staff was back on Earth at the White Sands base, a spot located in the arid New Mexico region of old America and named for an odd mineral formation. " [Much more takes place here. Other refs. to New Mexico by name include pg. 31, 93-95.]
New Mexico New Mexico: Albuquerque 1984 Adams, Douglas & John Lloyd. The Meaning of Liff. New York: Harmony Books (1984); pg. 3. "Albuquerque (n.) A shapeless squiggle that is utterly unlike your normal signature, but that is, nevertheless, all you are able to produce when asked formally to identify yourself. Muslims, whose religion forbids the making of graven images, use albuquerques to decorate their towels, menu cards, and pajamas. "
New Mexico New Mexico: Albuquerque 1987 Martin, George R. R. "The Science of the Wild Card Virus: Excerpts from the Literature " in Wild Cards (George R. R. Martin, ed.) New York: Bantam (1986); pg. 404. "Excerpts from the Minutes of the American Metabiological Society Conference on Metahuman Abilities

(Clarion Hotel, Albuquerque, New Mexico, March 14-17, 1987) " [5 page faux scientific article follows.]

New Mexico New Mexico: Albuquerque 1999 Willis, Connie. "Newsletter " in Miracle and Other Christmas Stories. New York: Bantam (1999); pg. 212. "...sure the baby is going to be a boy. Asked me which name I liked, Albuquerque or Dallas. "
New Mexico New Mexico: Albuquerque 2020 Zelazny, Roger. Damnation Alley. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1969); pg. 15. "'. . . And in the only legitimate job you ever held, you were the only man who'd make the mail run to Albuquerque. There've only been a few others since you were fired.' "
New Mexico New Mexico: Albuquerque 2020 Zelazny, Roger. Damnation Alley. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1969); pg. 41. "'What do you do?'

'I've got your old job. I run the mail to Albuquerque.'

'Are you kidding?'

'No.'

'I'll be damned! Is Gorman still the supervisor?'

'He retired last year, on disability'

'I'll be damned! That's funny. Listen, down in Albuquerque do you ever go to a bar called Pedro's?'

'I've been there' " [More about Albuquerque, pg. 41.]

New Mexico New Mexico: Albuquerque 2020 Zelazny, Roger. Damnation Alley. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1969); pg. 53. "'...What led you to volunteer, Greg?'

'I--well--volunteered because-- I'm a driver. I run the mail to Albuquerque. I've got a lot of experience.' "

New Mexico New Mexico: Albuquerque 2030 Anthony, Patricia. "Coyote on Mars " in Eating Memories. Woburn, MA: First Books; Baltimore, MD: Old Earth Books (1997; c. 1990); pg. 105. [The characters are on Mars.] "'Did it ever seem to you,' Lubenov asked, 'that if you simply kept walking you would finally see trees and then houses?'

'New Mexico,' I whispered. Suddenly I saw myself in Albuquerque, the way I used to be...

'Afghanistan,' he said. "

New Mexico New Mexico: Roswell 1947 Wood, Crystal. Cut Him Out in Little Stars. Denton, TX: Tattersall Publishing (revised and reprinted 1998; c. 1994); pg. 81. "'...I'm speaking specifically of the records from what is known as 'The Roswell Incident,' with which you are probably familiar if you're into this sort of thing... it was the governmental investigation of a crashed 'saucer' on a ranch outside of Roswell, New Mexico, in 1947, and the discover of non-human beings aboard...' " [More.]
New Mexico New Mexico: Santa Fe 1993 Anthony, Patricia. Brother Termite. New York: Harcourt Brace & Co. (1993); pg. 27. "In the crowded, eclectic room [in Washington, D.C.], fleur-de-lis wallpaper did battle with Early American and Santa Fe... " [Also pg. 30, 59.]
New Mexico Ontario 2002 Sawyer, Robert J. Hominids. New York: Tor (2002); pg. 349. "Invitations sent to Ponter Boddit for all-expense-paid visits received c/o the Sudbury Star: Disneyland; the Anchor Bar and Grill, home of the original chicken wing in Buffalo, New York; Buckingham Palace; the Kennedy Space Center; Science North; the UFO museum in Roswell, New Mexico; Toronto's Zanzibar Tavern strip club; Microsoft headquarters; next world's World Science Fiction Convention; The Neanderthal Museum in Mettmann, Germany; Yankee Stadium. "
New Reformed Druids United Kingdom: England 1982 Bradley, Marion Zimmer. The Mists of Avalon. New York: Ballantine (1984; c. 1982); pg. vi. [Acknowledgments.] "I would like to express my grateful thanks to local neopagan groups... to Isaac Bonewits and the New Reformed Druids... "
New Zealand Deep Space 9 2372 Garland, Mark. Trial by Error (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1997); pg. 181. "'I've been accepted at the Pennington School in Wellington, New Zealand, back on Earth. A writing fellowship. I haven't decided if that's where I want to go yet...' "
New Zealand Deep Space 9 2374 Reeves-Stevens, Judith & Garfield. Inferno (Star Trek: DS9 / Millennium Book 3 of 3). New York: Pocket Books (2000); pg. 394. "'...basically, I could end up spending the next ten years in New Zealand, you know.' " [Referring to the penal colony there.]
New Zealand France 1916 Simmons, Dan. "The Great Lover " in Lovedeath. New York: Warner Books (1993); pg. 243. Pg. 243: "Word is that Australian and New Zealand troops attacked against Pozieres sometime after midnight. "; Pg. 245: "The Anzas {Ed. note--Australian and New Zealand troops} made up the bulk of the traffic both toward and away from the Front yesterday... " [More here, pg. 247.]
New Zealand galaxy 2374 Cox, Greg. Q-Space (Star Trek: TNG / The Q Continuum: Book 1 of 3). New York: Pocket Books (1998); pg. 34. "The new security officer had joined the ship at Aukland Station. "
New Zealand Italy 1996 Knight, Damon. Humpty Dumpty: An Oval. New York: Tor (1996); pg. 57. "'Are you from New Zealand?' I asked.

'Yis. How did you know?'

'Just an instinct...' "

New Zealand New Zealand -1249 B.C.E. Sterling, S. M. Island in the Sea of Time. New York: Penguin (1998); pg. 450. -
New Zealand New Zealand 1867 Verne, Jules. Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (1953; c. 1870); pg. 78. Pg. 78, 133, 139, etc.
New Zealand New Zealand 1922 Bova, Ben. "Cafe Coup " in Twice Seven. New York: Avon Books (1998; c. 1997); pg. 129. -
New Zealand New Zealand 1963 Freedman, Nancy. Joshua Son of None. New York: Delacorte Press (1973); pg. 16. -
New Zealand New Zealand 1964 Hoyle, Fred. The Black Cloud. New York: Harper & Row (1957); pg. 1. "All the land to the east of this line, as far as New Zealand, was turned towards the Sun. In Australia, evening was approaching. "
New Zealand New Zealand 1966 Dick, Philip K. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?. New York: Ballantine (1996; c. 1968); pg. 2. [Newspaper article.]

AUKLAND

A turtle which explorer Captain Cook gave to the king of Tonga in 1777 died yesterday. It was nearly 200 years old.

The animal, called Tu'imalila, died at the royal palace ground in the Tongan capital of Nuku, Alofa.

The people of Tonga regarded the animal as a chief and special keepers were appointed to look after it. It was blinded in a bush fire a few years ago.

Tonga radio said Tu'imalila's carcass would be sent to the Aukland Museum in New Zealand.

Reuters, 1966 "

New Zealand New Zealand 1967 Vonnegut, Kurt. Slaughterhouse-Five. New York: Random House (1999; c. 1969); pg. 7. "We were formed in ranks, with Russian soldiers guarding us--Englishmen, Americans, Dutchmen, Belgians, Frenchmen, Canadians, South Africans, New Zealanders, Australians, thousands of us about to stop being prisoners of war. "
New Zealand New Zealand 1982 Straub, Peter. Koko. New York: E. P. Dutton (1988); pg. 41. -
New Zealand New Zealand 1985 Dickinson, Peter. The Green Gene. New York: Random House (1973); pg. 126. -
New Zealand New Zealand 1995 Aldiss, Brian. "A Whiter Mars " in Supertoys Last All Summer Long. New York: St. Martin's Griffin (2001; c. 1995); pg. 221. [Historical discovery and settlement of New Zealand by Europeans is briefly discussed.]
New Zealand New Zealand 1995 Ryman, Geoff. 253. New York: St. Martin's Press (1998); pg. 233. -
New Zealand New Zealand 1996 Dreyfuss. Richard & Harry Turtledove. The Two Georges. New York: Tor (1996); pg. 102. -


New Zealand, continued

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