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West of the West

imagining California : an anthology

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • California -- Civilization,
    • California -- Literary collections

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: San Francisco : North Point Press, 1989.

      Statementedited by Leonard Michaels, David Reid, Raquel Scherr.
      ContributionsMichaels, Leonard, 1933-, Reid, David, 1946-, Scherr, Raquel L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF861.5 .W4 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 332 p. ;
      Number of Pages332
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1111773M
      ISBN 100520201647
      LC Control Number94037602


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