Winter 1998

January 1, 1998

The Journal of San Diego History
SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY
Winter 1998, Volume 44, Number 1
Richard W. Crawford, Editor

Original Articles

Samuel Parsons Finds Xanadu in San Diego
By Richard W. Amero
A Significant Sentence Upon the Earth: Irving J. Gill, Progressive Architect Part II: Creating a Sense of Place
By Sarah J. Schaffer
A Turning Point: The Conception and Realization of Chicano Park
By Kevin Delgado

Book Reviews

Talons of the Eagle: Dynamics of U.S.-Latin American Relations.
By Peter H. Smith. Reviewed by Emily S. Rosenberg.
Post-Suburbia: Government and Politics in the Edge Cities.
By Jon C. Teaford. Reviewed by Andrew Wiese.
Dr. Strangelove’s America: Society and Culture in the Atomic Age.
By Margot A. Henriksen. Reviewed by Norman Rosenberg.
Homicide, Race, and Justice in the American West, 1880-1920.
By Clare V. McKanna. Reviewed by David A. Johnson.