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Gateway to Alta California The Expedition to San Diego, 1769 (Sunbelt Cultural Heritage Books) by Harry W. Crosby

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Published by Sunbelt Publications .
Written in English


  • Latin America - Mexico,
  • Spain,
  • History - General History,
  • Discovery and exploration,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History,
  • Portolâa"s Expedition, Calif., 1769-1770,
  • History: American,
  • Portola"s Expedition, Calif.,,
  • Description and travel,
  • Spanish,
  • 18th century,
  • California,
  • Explorers

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8386623M
ISBN 10093265357X
ISBN 109780932653574

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