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Remembering the California Missions, Stevens, Janice
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Author Name:    Stevens, Janice

Title:   Remembering the California Missions

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    Craven Street Books 

ISBN Number:   1884995640 / 9781884995644

Seller ID:   ING9781884995644

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Evoking the rich beauty of California's mission heritage in lush watercolors and insightful prose, this beautifully illustrated exploration follows the gorgeous path of El Camino Real, stretching from the San Joaquin and Salinas Valleys, through the rugged coastlines of Monterey and San Francisco, and inland to Sonoma. Delving into the enduring architectural, artistic, and cultural history of the Golden State, this study reveals founding hero Father Junipero Serra's pioneering labors, the conquest of the land's agricultural wealth, and California's painful transfers from the Indians to Spain, Mexico, and the United States. Remembering the labors of the early Spanish priests and Native Americans, this treasury of captivating artistry celebrates and preserves the masterworks of the state's founding era.

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