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The movie Jeremiah Johnson introduced millions to the legendary mountain man, John Johnson. The real Johnson was a far cry from the Redford version. Standing 6'2" in his stocking feet and weighing nearly 250 pounds, he was a mountain man among mountain men, one…

West Of Eden: An American Place

by Jean Stein

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|February 21, 2017

$27.00

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An epic, mesmerizing oral history of Hollywood and Los Angeles from the author of the contemporary classic  Edie Jean Stein transformed the art of oral history in her groundbreaking book Edie: American Girl, an indelible…

Vacaville

by Carole Noske

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|October 31, 2007

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One hundred years after it was settled by the Vaca and Pe±a families in 1842, Vacaville's population still numbered only 1,608 people. The population was booming by the 1960s, doubled in each of the next two decades, and was home to 96,395 people by 2006. While…
Dark City. The Real Los Angeles Noir

Dark City. The Real Los Angeles Noir

by JIM HEIMANN

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|April 5, 2018

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In the years following World War I, Los Angeles was a city awakening to its darker side, transforming itself from a backwater town to a gleaming metropolis and city of the future. But along the way a tarnished patina began to coat its ever-more glamorous façade.…
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This is the story of Palm Springs in its golden years, a city that had it all, including marvelous midcentury Modern architecture, fabulous fly-in hotels, and a swinging nightlife. Through vintage photographs, postcards, and other ephemera, Palm Springs Holiday…
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The Real Dirt On America's Frontier Outlaws

by Jim Motavalli

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|April 21, 2020

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Learn the real stories behind the infamous renegades of the West. The rebels and bandits of the American West-like Billy the Kid, Jesse James, and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid-have always made for thrilling tales of gunfights, heists, and outlaws. From the…
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Pious and scholarly, the Franciscan friars Pedro Font, Juan Crespí, and Francisco Garcés may at first seem improbable heroes. Beginning in Spain, their adventures encompassed the remote Sierra Gorda highlands of Mexico, the deserts of the American Southwest, and…
Deadliest Sea: The Untold Story Behind the Greatest Rescue in Coast Guard History
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Deadliest Sea by Kalee Thompson is the spellbinding true story of the greatest rescue in U.S. Coast Guard history. Recounting the tragic sinking of the fishing trawler, Alaska Ranger , in the Bering Sea and its remarkable aftermath in March 2008, Deadliest…
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