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California Missions

Photographer Londie Padelsky takes us on a pictorial tour of the old California missions, their historical significance, and wide range of architectural styles.

ISBN: 978-1-931153-88-1 Pub Date: 01/01/2006 Price: $35  
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California: Mapping the Golden State through History

Rare and Unusual Maps from the Library of Congress

Combining 50 rare, beautiful, and diverse maps of California from the collections of the Library of Congress, informative captions about the origins and contents of those maps, and essays on Golden State...

ISBN: 978-0-7627-4530-2 Pub Date: 10/14/2009 Price: $24.95  
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It Happened in Hollywood

Remarkable Events That Shaped History

True Tales from Tinseltown’s Past—from the sleepy little town’s invasion in 1910 to modern-day tales of murder and mayhem, It Happened in Hollywood recounts in thirty short episodes the behind-the-scenes ...

ISBN: 978-0-7627-5449-6 Pub Date: 01/06/2010 Price: $14.95  
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It Happened in Northern California

Meet such lively and fascinating characters as Emperor Norton, Patty Reed, Ishi, Snowshoe Thompson, and Christo.

ISBN: 978-1-56044-844-0 Pub Date: 07/01/1999 Price: $12.95  
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It Happened in San Francisco

Beyond the Golden Gate and hills, the quirky and forward-thinking urban melting pot of characters, ideas, and ethnicities has blazed its path through history with an emperor, an earthquake, and epiphanies of rebirth. Thirty San Franci...

ISBN: 978-0-7627-3823-6 Pub Date: 03/01/2006 Price: $9.95  
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It Happened in Southern California, 2nd

Remarkable Events That Shaped History

From the first ships to arrive in San Diego harbor to the fires of Malibu, thirty events that shaped the history of Southern California.

ISBN: 978-0-7627-5423-6 Pub Date: 12/08/2009 Price: $14.95  
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More than Petticoats: Remarkable California Women

With in-depth and accurate coverage, this book pays tribute to the often unheralded efforts and acheivements of the historical women of California.

ISBN: 978-1-56044-859-4 Pub Date: 10/01/1999 Price: $12.95  
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Myths and Mysteries of California

True Stories of the Unsolved and Unexplained

Part of our new and growing Myths and Mysteries series, Myths and Mysteries of California explores unusual phenomena, strange events, and mysteries in California's history. Each episode ...

ISBN: 978-0-7627-6369-6 Pub Date: 05/17/2011 Price: $14.95  
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San Francisco Curiosities

Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff

The definitive collection of San Francisco's odd, wacky, and most offbeat people, places, and things, for San Francisco residents and anyone else who enjoys local humor and trivia with a twist....

ISBN: 978-0-7627-5867-8 Pub Date: 06/15/2010 Price: $15.95  
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Southern California Curiosities

Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities, & Other Offbeat Stuff

A guide to the offbeat people, places, and events that make Southern California even stranger than readers might think!

ISBN: 978-0-7627-2724-7 Pub Date: 08/01/2004 Price: $13.95  
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