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By James Miller Guinn,Juergen Beck

Few states of the U.S. have a extra diverse, a extra fascinating or a extra instructive historical past than California, and few have performed so little to maintain their historical past. In narrating the tale of California, the writer has endeavored to deal justly with different eras and episodes of its background; to country evidence; to inform the reality with no favoritism or prejudice; to provide credits the place credits is due and censure the place it truly is deserved. This bills additionally for the prominence of l. a. within the moment 1/2 this quantity. The consolidation of la urban and the towns of Wilmington, San Pedro and Hollywood has merged the historical past of those 3 into that of the better la. The early heritage of those towns is given individually as much as their consolidation.

All over this booklet is a true treasure chest and each unmarried of its greater than four hundred pages is a must-read for the folk of California and la County.

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