Misiones de California

Misiones de California

by Francis J. Weber
     
 

Spanish version of this exquisitely illustrated treatise on the twenty-one missions established by the Spanish in Alta California. The history of each mission is given, along with in-depth discussions of everyday life in the mission system. Written by a master historian with access to rare church archives, it is presented in a style directed to both casual readers and… See more details below

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Spanish version of this exquisitely illustrated treatise on the twenty-one missions established by the Spanish in Alta California. The history of each mission is given, along with in-depth discussions of everyday life in the mission system. Written by a master historian with access to rare church archives, it is presented in a style directed to both casual readers and serious scholars. It helps the reader understand the story of the missions and the peoples who established and lived under their jurisdiction within the context of the times and areas in which they existed. A must-have book for anyone interested in California or Catholic Church history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9782746819610
Publisher:
Editions du Signe
Publication date:
02/28/2008
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.50(h) x 1.00(d)

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