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The California Missions Source Book

Key Information, Dramatic Images, and Fascinating Anecdotes Covering All Twenty-one Missions

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Spiral bound

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Two full pages of information in twenty-three categories on each of the twenty one missions. In addition the full story of the missions is told in a comprehensive Foreword and Afterword, illustrated with coloured drawings of key mission events, based on original early 1900s drawings by A B Dodge and Alexander Harmer. Additional material includes a large (215x425mm) 1823 map of California; a timeline showing the founding of each mission, pueblo, and presidio; and exhibits showing population data and mission demographics. Richly illustrated with 55 historic drawings, 81 photographs, 19 PLAT maps, 14 architectural drawings and 9 mission paintings.

Author Biography

David J. McLaughlin has written six books on the early history of California and New England, an illustrated timeline of Junipero Serra's Life, and published several collections of his California Mission images. Ruben G. Mendoza is an archaeologist, writer, photographer, and explorer. He is a founding faculty member of California State University, Monterey Bay
Release date Australia
November 1st, 2009
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
78 colour photographs, 3 halftones, 55 line drawings, 14 paintings, 14 architectural drawings, 19 plat maps
Imprint
Pentacle Press
Dimensions
215x230x9
ISBN-13
9780982504703
Product ID
5989471

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