Greetings from California: Legends, Landmarks & Lore of the Golden State

Greetings from California: Legends, Landmarks & Lore of the Golden State

by Gary Crabbe
     
 

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A fun, fresh tribute to the Golden State, illustrated with gorgeous color photography, fascinating historical images, and cool memorabilia. Learn anew the legends, landmarks, and lore of historic sites, such as Bodie, Point Reyes, the Knights Ferry Bridge, Mission Santa Barbara, Carson Mansion in Old Town Eureka, Death Valley, Glacier Point, and Alcatraz.

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A fun, fresh tribute to the Golden State, illustrated with gorgeous color photography, fascinating historical images, and cool memorabilia. Learn anew the legends, landmarks, and lore of historic sites, such as Bodie, Point Reyes, the Knights Ferry Bridge, Mission Santa Barbara, Carson Mansion in Old Town Eureka, Death Valley, Glacier Point, and Alcatraz.

Delving into the people, places, and activities that have defined California through the years, this book explores all that makes California great: the Big Sur coast, the Monterey Jazz Festival, Napa Valley’s wine country, Hollywood, the redwood trees of Muir Woods, Lake Tahoe, Yosemite Valley, big game fishing, surfing, agriculture, politics, music, sports, and much, much more. Turn the pages for a visual feast of this extraordinary state!

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Three out of four stars. “Overall, the book is a nice look at our large, ambitious state…” - Valley-Times

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760337288
Publisher:
Voyageur Press
Publication date:
05/13/2011
Edition description:
First
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,177,320
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 9.46(h) x 0.78(d)

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From the Publisher
Three out of four stars.  “Overall, the book is a nice look at our large, ambitious state…” - Valley-Times

Meet the Author

Gary Crabbe is the owner of Enlightened Images Photography and the photographer for Voyageur Press's Our San Francisco, Backroads of the California Wine Country, and The California Coast. www.enlightphoto.com

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