A History (Modern Library Chronicles)
Discover the epic history of California in one fascinating read. Author Kevin Starr explores the natural beauty, diverse culture, and rapid innovation of America's most populous state. From Spanish conquest to the Gold Rush and Hollywood, experience the triumphs and tragedies that have defined California's unique identity. With a lifetime of research, Starr delivers an engaging and comprehensive look at the past and present of this Shangri-la, truly a promised land for dreamers.