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Five fires : race, catastrophe, and the shaping of California

Author: David Wyatt
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Wyatt
ISBN: 0195127412 9780195127416
OCLC Number: 39368486
Notes: Originally published: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1997.
Description: xiv, 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Wyatt.
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