The Cattle on a Thousand Hills
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The Cattle on a Thousand Hills

Southern California, 1850-1880
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ISBN-13:
9780873280976
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum:
18.03.2005
Seiten:
381
Autor:
Robert Glass Cleland
Gewicht:
640 g
Format:
229x152x25 mm
Serie:
Huntington Library Classics
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:
REVIEWS OF THE ORIGINAL EDITION: ""The Cattle on a Thousand Hills is without peer as a broad, rich, specific, and authenticated description of southern California in transition....Professor Cleland's book is written with a great deal of charm and is a striking illustration of the wealth of material in the Huntington Library."--"Mississippi Valley Historical Review "A first-rate portrait of the pastoral life of Spanish California undergoing sharp changes under the impact of the new Anglo-Saxon civilization."--"New York Herald Tribune "A vivid and mature portrayal of local history, of the impact of Anglo-Saxon customs and institutions on the simple pastoral life of the Spanish Californians."--"Geographical Review