San Diego

San Diego

Perfecting Paradise

Book - 1999
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Publisher: Carlsbad, Calif. : Heritage Media Corp., c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781886483248
Branch Call Number: 979.4985/SHOWLEY
Characteristics: 448 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Crawford, Richard W. (Richard William)
Alternative Title: Perfection paradise, San Diego.


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A superbly written and illustrated history that traces the development of San Diego from a dusty, lightly settled Spanish outpost to a thriving, booming, west coast metropolis. Author Roger M. Showley, a third-generation San Diegan, has watched history in the making as a staff writer since 1974 a... Read More »

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