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Old Californian Days

Old Californian Days (Paperback)

By Steele, James

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This story may be divided into periods, of which, in respect to California, there are manifestly three. First, there is the old time of the Missions, part of the scheme of Spanish conquest, imparting a certain coloring which nothing more practical and modern will ever entirely wa...sh out. Second, the American romance of the Argonauts. It is only forty years old. Men are living who took part in it. The third period must of necessity be described by a word which culture condemns and refinement refuses to recognize. It comprises the time at which the American re-discovered the climatic secret of the Spaniard. It is the period of the Boom. [Excerpt]
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ISBN 9780359059058
Released NZ 30 Aug 2018
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780359059058
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher unlisted
Imprint Lulu.com
Released 30 Aug 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Steele, James
Category History
Number of Pages 232
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Spine: 12mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 533g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text History: World & General
ONIX Text General/trade