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California: A Study of American Character : From the Conquest in 1846 to the Second Vigilance Committee in San Francisco (California Legacy Book)

California A Study of American Character From the Conquest in to the Second Vigilance Committee in San Francisco California Legacy Book Cultural Writing American West History Introduction by Ronald A Wells This book is meant to help the reader toward an understanding of two things namely the modern American state of California and o

  • Title: California: A Study of American Character : From the Conquest in 1846 to the Second Vigilance Committee in San Francisco (California Legacy Book)
  • Author: Josiah Royce
  • ISBN: 9781890771522
  • Page: 130
  • Format: Paperback
  • Cultural Writing American West History Introduction by Ronald A Wells This book is meant to help the reader toward an understanding of two things namely, the modern American state of California, and our national character as displayed in that land Josiah Royce, 1886 California has recently been blessed with a number of careful and colorful works by authors who doCultural Writing American West History Introduction by Ronald A Wells This book is meant to help the reader toward an understanding of two things namely, the modern American state of California, and our national character as displayed in that land Josiah Royce, 1886 California has recently been blessed with a number of careful and colorful works by authors who do not hesitate at and perhaps even enjoy shattering the state s historic icons in order to present an honest view of the state s formative events and their causes Josiah Royce s CALIFORNIA, published in 1886, is the prototype for this approach With keen attention to detail, Royce produced a passionate narrative at times ironic, at times outraged, at times in awe of pioneer courage that sought to ground our history in truth and to reveal the moral consequences of the American conquest of Mexican California.

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    1 thought on “California: A Study of American Character : From the Conquest in 1846 to the Second Vigilance Committee in San Francisco (California Legacy Book)

    1. Great stuff. I'll try to add more if I somehow find the time. Royce is brilliant - a great historian, philosopher and (sardonic) stylist here.

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