California: An Interpretive History

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McGraw-Hill, 2003 - California - 585 pages
The best selling text in California History today, James Rawls’ comprehensive, interpretive approach has engaged professors and students in discussion and analysis of the most populous and economically powerful state in the U.S. for over 25 years.

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The Original Californians
Discovery Exploration and Founding
Outposts of a Dying Empire

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James J. Rawls "is a graduate of Stanford University and holds the M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley. He is an Instructor of History in Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill.

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