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Last of the Californios by Crosby, Harry

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Published by Copley Books in La Jolla, Calif .
Written in English



  • Baja California (Mexico)


  • Baja California (Mexico) -- History,
  • Baja California (Mexico) -- Social life and customs,
  • Baja California (Mexico) -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Statementwritten and illustrated by Harry W. Crosby ; edited by Richard F. Pourade ; commissioned by Helen K. Copley.
ContributionsPourade, Richard F.
LC ClassificationsF1246 .C733 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3790199M
ISBN 100913938238
LC Control Number81068663

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