Decline of the Californios: A Social History of the Spanish-Speaking Californians, 1846-1890 / Edition 1 by Leonard Pitt | 9780520219588 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Decline of the Californios: A Social History of the Spanish-Speaking Californians, 1846-1890 / Edition 1

Decline of the Californios: A Social History of the Spanish-Speaking Californians, 1846-1890 / Edition 1

by Leonard Pitt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520219589

ISBN-13: 9780520219588

Pub. Date: 06/08/1999

Publisher: University of California Press


In his enduring study of Spanish-speaking Californians—a group that includes both native-born Californians, or Californios, and immigrants from Mexico—Leonard Pitt charts one of the earliest chapters in the state's ethnic history, and, in the process, he sheds light on debates and tensions that continue to this day. In a new foreword for this

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In his enduring study of Spanish-speaking Californians—a group that includes both native-born Californians, or Californios, and immigrants from Mexico—Leonard Pitt charts one of the earliest chapters in the state's ethnic history, and, in the process, he sheds light on debates and tensions that continue to this day. In a new foreword for this edition, Ramón A. Gutiérrez discusses the shaping and reception of the book and also views this classic work in light of recent scholarship on California and ethnic history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520219588
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
06/08/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
340
Sales rank:
1,240,615
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 1.00(d)

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