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The Great Central Valley

California's Heartland

The Great Central Valley( )
Author: Johnson, Stephen
Dawson, Robert
Haslam, Gerald
Publication Date:Jul 1993
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $52.95
Book Description:

This marvelously evocative book by Stephen Johnson, Gerald Haslam, and Robert Dawson--all natives of the Great Central Valley of California--is the first to explore in detail the rich natural and social history of the state's agricultural heartland. Gerald Haslam's text celebrates the tenacious people of the Valley, where hard work and ingenuity are the means to both survival and success. This is land that gives little but yields, under pressure, to creative...
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Detailed Subjects: History / United States / State & Local / West (Ak, Ca, Co, Hi, Id, Mt, Nv, Ut, Wy)
Travel / United States / West / Pacific (Ak, Ca, Hi, Or, Wa)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.402 x 9.75 x 1.17 Inches
Book Weight:3.96 Pounds
Author Biography
Johnson, Stephen (Author)
Stephen Johnson is a regular contributor to Gramophone and The Independent. He lives in London.


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