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The Resource Contested Eden : California before the Gold Rush, edited by Ramón Gutiérrez, Richard J. Orsi

Contested Eden : California before the Gold Rush, edited by Ramón Gutiérrez, Richard J. Orsi

Label
Contested Eden : California before the Gold Rush
Title
Contested Eden
Title remainder
California before the Gold Rush
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ramón Gutiérrez, Richard J. Orsi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Celebrating the 150th birthday of the state of California offers the opportunity to reexamine the founding of modern California, from the earliest days through the Gold Rush and up to 1870. In this four-volume series, published in association with the California Historical Society, leading scholars offer a contemporary perspective on such issues as the evolution of a distinctive California culture, the interaction between people and the natural environment, the ways in which California's development affected the United States and the world, and the legacy of cultural and ethnic diversity in th
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
979.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F864
LC item number
.C735 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gutiérrez, Ramón A.
  • Orsi, Richard J
Series statement
California history sesquicentennial series
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California
  • California
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • California
  • Electronic books
Label
Contested Eden : California before the Gold Rush, edited by Ramón Gutiérrez, Richard J. Orsi
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the California Historical Society."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contested Eden / Ramón Gutiérrez -- A world of balance and plenty / M. Kat Anderson, Michael G. Barbour, and Valerie Whitworth -- Indian peoples of California / William S. Simmons -- Seekers of the "Northern mystery" / Iris H.W. Engstrand -- Land, labor, and production / Steven W. Hackel -- The child of the wilderness weeps for the father of our country / Michael J. González -- The creation and re-creation of California society / Douglas Monroy -- Between crucifix and lance / James A. Sandos -- Engendering the history of Alta, California, 1769-1848 / Antonia I. Castañeda -- Serpent in the garden / William Preston -- Alta, California's trojan horse / Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. -- War in California, 1846-1848 / Lisbeth Haas
Control code
ocm44955225
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 396 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585116679
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/cttszxsz
  • AED261B7-0C01-49F2-A0B3-92A6F70889FE
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44955225
  • (OCoLC)44955225
Label
Contested Eden : California before the Gold Rush, edited by Ramón Gutiérrez, Richard J. Orsi
Link
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the California Historical Society."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contested Eden / Ramón Gutiérrez -- A world of balance and plenty / M. Kat Anderson, Michael G. Barbour, and Valerie Whitworth -- Indian peoples of California / William S. Simmons -- Seekers of the "Northern mystery" / Iris H.W. Engstrand -- Land, labor, and production / Steven W. Hackel -- The child of the wilderness weeps for the father of our country / Michael J. González -- The creation and re-creation of California society / Douglas Monroy -- Between crucifix and lance / James A. Sandos -- Engendering the history of Alta, California, 1769-1848 / Antonia I. Castañeda -- Serpent in the garden / William Preston -- Alta, California's trojan horse / Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. -- War in California, 1846-1848 / Lisbeth Haas
Control code
ocm44955225
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 396 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585116679
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/cttszxsz
  • AED261B7-0C01-49F2-A0B3-92A6F70889FE
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44955225
  • (OCoLC)44955225

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