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ISBN:0882959549
Author: Andrew Rolle,John S. Gaines
ISBN13: 978-0882959542
Title: The Golden State
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Language: English
Category: Americas
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 4 edition (January 18, 2000)
Pages: 262

The Golden State by Andrew Rolle,John S. Gaines



Only 2 left in stock (more on the way). John S. Gaines, Professor of American Studies and Education at King College, is a second generation California. He has taught history and government at the public school, community college, and four-year college levels. He holds degrees from Occidental College, California State University, Northridge, and the University of Southern California.

The Golden State Andrew Rolle, John S. Gaines Thirty-five years after its initial publication, The Golden State remains a balanced, multicultural, and interpretative history, the ideal text for students of California history at the high school and community college level. With due attention to the many peoples who make California the most ethnically diverse state in the nation as well as the daunting environmental realities that challenge the resolve of all who call the Golden State home, the informative and enjoyable narrative features expanded coverage of such topics as women, water issues,. The book The Golden State can give more knowledge and information about everything you want. Download and Read Online The Golden State Andrew Rolle, John S. Gaines

The Golden State : California History and Government. Extensive coverage is then given to the Spanish "discovery," exploration, and settlement of the state. Through the Mexican-American War, and the madness prcipitated by the goldrush, the impact of the railroads, and the changes brought about by two world wars the authors follow the events that shaped the history of California.

The Golden State: A history of California by. Andrew F. Rolle. Study Guide to the Golden State: California History and Government by. Rolle, John S. Gaines.

Andrew Rolle, American historian, writer. Decorated Cavaliere Ordine Merito Italy; recipient silver medal Italian Ministry Foreign Affairs; Commonwealth award for non-fiction; Huntington Library. Rockefeller Foundation fellow; resident scholar Rockefeller Foundation Center, Bellagio, Italy. Served to 1st lieutenant Military Intelligence Army of the United States, 1943-1945, 51-52. Fellow California History Society; member Phi Beta Kappa. Other photo of Andrew F. src "/web/img/loading. gif" data-src "/web/show-photo. jpg?id 681528&cache false" alt "Other photo of Andrew F. Rolle" class "gallery img" height "167".

The Golden State : California History and Government. Andrew Rolle; John S. Published by Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John. ISBN 10: 0882959549 ISBN 13: 9780882959542. Published by Harlan Davidson (2000).

California: A History by. Rolle, Arthur Verge. An American in California: The Biography of William Heath Davis, 1822-1909.

California: A History. California: A History. Likewise, those sections of the book devoted to women, the environment, ethnic unrest, crime, sports, energy, and transportation have all been expanded. An avalanche of writing about California continues to appear, particularly concerning minority groups that are fast outgrowing that problematic label. Cattle Colonialism: An Environmental History of the Conquest of California and Hawai'i By John Ryan Fischer University of North Carolina Press, 2015.

John Rolle, 1st Baron Rolle (1750 – 3 April 1842) was a British peer who served as a Member of Parliament in general support of William Pitt the Younger and was later an active member of the House of Lords. His violent attacks on Edmund Burke and Charles James Fox in the early 1780s led to his being the target for satirical attack in the Rolliad. He was colonel of the South Devon Militia and was instrumental in forming the Royal 1st Devon Yeomanry and the North Devon Yeomanry.

Thirty-five years after its initial publication, The Golden State remains a balanced, multicultural, and interpretative history, the ideal text for students of California history at the high school and community college level.

With due attention to the many peoples who make California the most ethnically diverse state in the nation as well as the daunting environmental realities that challenge the resolve of all who call the Golden State home, the informative and enjoyable narrative features expanded coverage of such topics as women, water issues, ethnic relations, crime, sports, culture, and politics in the twentieth century.

A crucial feature of this affordable, beautifully illustrated, and durable hardcover volume remains a chapter on state, county, and city government, detailing the responsibilities of state officers and the organization of the state legislature and court system. The elements of direct democracy-referendum, recall, and initiative-and the legislative process also are explained in direct yet lively fashion.

Reviews: 2
Nagis
The previous reviewer appears to have been rating the condition of a used copy of this book, rather than the book itself. I own this and used it in a course and really enjoyed it. It's a classic, very valuable book and a great overview of a complicated state. Well worth it!
Melipra
I didn't need it the book after all but It was very quick and simple to get my money back, highly recommend!