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Geography of California

Gerald Tyner

Geography of California

by Gerald Tyner

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maps & Road Atlases,
  • United States - West - Pacific (General),
  • CALIFORNIA_DESCRIPTION AND TRAVEL,
  • CALIFORNIA_MAPS,
  • Travel / United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA),
  • Travel - United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11090232M
    ISBN 10078724161X
    ISBN 109780787241612

    This is a simplified, yet complete, resource book detailing each of the 21 Spanish (Catholic) Missions established along El Camino Real. The book begins with a page historical background section that explains the secular, military, and religious attitudes and situations of Spain and Mexico which were instrumental in the history of California. Geography. Discover the world with articles, fact sheets, maps and other resources that explore landscapes, peoples, places, and environments both near and far.

    The Book of Mormon story happened somewhere. It had to have a location. But where? It is our assertion that the heartlands of the Book of Mormon peoples—the Nephites, the Lamanites, the Jaredites and the people of Mulek—were located in what is now the peninsula of Baja California. California, constituent state of the United States of America. It was admitted as the 31st state of the union on September 9, , and by the early s it was the most populous U.S. state. No version of the origin of California’s name has been fully accepted, but there is wide support for the contention that it derived from an early 16th-century Spanish novel, Las sergas de Esplandián.

    This award-winning study is sure to make geography come to life for you and your children! Featuring four of the iconic Holling C. Holling books (Minn of the Mississippi, Paddle to the Sea, Tree in the Trail, and Seabird) children will learn about the Great Lakes and Eastern seaboard, 30 states and their capitals, national landmarks, rivers and lakes, and the continents and oceans. The Lie of the Land examines the way the California landscape was built on the backs of migrant workers, focusing on migratory labor and agribusiness before World War II. The book relates the historical geography of California to the processes of labor that made it, discussing not only significant strikes but also on the everyday existence of.


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