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Taming the elephant

Taming the elephant

politics, government, and law in pioneer California

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- California.,
  • Law -- California -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Legislation -- California -- History -- 19th century.,
  • California -- Politics and government -- 1846-1850.,
  • California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950.,
  • California -- Social conditions -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn F. Burns and Richard J. Orsi, editors ; illustrations editors Joshua Paddison and Teena Stern ; associate editor Marlene Smith-Baranzini.
    SeriesCalifornia history sesquicentennial series -- 4.
    ContributionsBurns, John F., Orsi, Richard J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF864 .T248 2003, F864 .T248 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18186819M
    ISBN 100520234111, 0520234138
    LC Control Number2002032225

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