The Cattle on a Thousand Hills: Southern California, 1850-1880 / Edition 1

The Cattle on a Thousand Hills: Southern California, 1850-1880 / Edition 1

by Robert Glass Cleland
     
 

ISBN-10: 0873280970

ISBN-13: 9780873280976

Pub. Date: 03/02/2005

Publisher: Huntington Library Press


REVIEWS OF THE ORIGINAL EDITION:

"The Cattle on a Thousand Hills is without peer as a broad, rich, specific, and authenticated description of southern California in transition....Professor Cleland's book is written with a great deal of charm and is a striking illustration of the wealth of material in the Huntington Library."—Mississippi Valley

Overview


REVIEWS OF THE ORIGINAL EDITION:

"The Cattle on a Thousand Hills is without peer as a broad, rich, specific, and authenticated description of southern California in transition....Professor Cleland's book is written with a great deal of charm and is a striking illustration of the wealth of material in the Huntington Library."—Mississippi Valley Historical Review

"A first-rate portrait of the pastoral life of Spanish California undergoing sharp changes under the impact of the new Anglo-Saxon civilization."—New York Herald Tribune

"A vivid and mature portrayal of local history, of the impact of Anglo-Saxon customs and institutions on the simple pastoral life of the Spanish Californians."—Geographical Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873280976
Publisher:
Huntington Library Press
Publication date:
03/02/2005
Series:
Huntington Library Classics Series
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
381
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >