This marvelously evocative book by Stephen Johnson, Gerald Haslam, and Robert Dawson--all natives of the Great Central Valley of California--is the first to explore in detail the rich natural and social history of the state's agricultural heartland. Gerald Haslam's text celebrates the tenacious people of the Valley, where hard work and ingenuity are the means to both survival and success. This is land that gives little but yields, under pressure, to creative experiments with unusual crops. Stephen Johnson's and Robert ...

The Great Central Valley 1993, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520077775

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The Great Central Valley 1993, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520064119

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