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By William Deverell, David Igler

ISBN-10: 1405161833

ISBN-13: 9781405161831

This quantity of unique essays through top students is an leading edge, thorough creation to the historical past and tradition of California.

  • Includes 30 essays by way of best students within the field
  • Essays variety greatly throughout views, together with political, social, fiscal, and environmental history
  • Essays with comparable methods are paired and grouped to paintings as person items and as partners to one another through the text
  • Produced in organization with the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West

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