A Companion to CaliforniaBook - 1987
This work is intended as a useful companion for anybody interested in general or basic knowledge about any aspect of the most populous state in the Union. It is designed to be serviceable to a wide variety of readers and consultants, whose range might include residents and tourists, high-school and college students, as well as scholars seeking a ready reference. At present no single volume comprehends such a scope as this one and although it treats its subjects briefly, many an entry also includes data not found elsewhere in a single place. Reference to hundreds of books and articles would be required to provide the information that is here between the two covers.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c1987
Edition: New ed., rev. and expanded
Characteristics: ix, 591 p.  p. of plates : ill., maps ; 26 cm