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The Journal of San Diego History
SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY
Spring 1976, Volume 22, Number 2
James E. Moss, Editor

David J. Weber, Book Review Editor

Californiana III. Documentos para la historia de la transformación colonizadora de California
Edited by W. Michael Mathes. Reviewed by David J. Weber
Yesterday’s California
By Russ Leadabrand, Shelly Lowenkopf and Bryce Patterson. Reviewed by Andrew Rolle
Water and the West: The Colorado River Compact and the Politics of Water in the American West
By Norris Hundley, Jr. Reviewed by Lawrence B. Lee
Nothing Seemed Impossible: William C. Ralston and Early San Francisco
By David Lavender. Reviewed by Dr. Norman E. Tutorow
Guidebook to the Missions of California
By Marjorie V. Camphouse. Reviewed by Walt Wheelock
Guidebook to the Mountains of San Diego and Orange Counties
By Russ Leadabrand. Reviewed by Walt Wheelock
California Catholicism: A Holy Year Tribute
By Msgr. Francis J. Weber.
The Mission in the Valley: A Documentary History of San Fernando Rey de España
Compiled and edited by Msgr. Francis J. Weber. Reviewed by Lucy L. Killea
Encounter With an Angry God
By Carobeth Laird. Reviewed by Helen Ellsberg
San Diego County Place-Names: They Had To Call It Something
By Lou Stein. Reviewed by Neil Morgan
San Diego County Indians as Farmers and Wage Earners
By Ted Couro. Reviewed by Richard L. Carrico

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