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Thrown Among Strangers

The Making of Mexican Culture in Frontier California

by Douglas Monroy

  • 314 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Social history,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Hispanic Americans In The U.S.,
  • History,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • History: American,
  • History: World,
  • USA,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • History / General,
  • Ethnic Studies - Hispanic American Studies,
  • General,
  • United States - State & Local - West

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7709838M
    ISBN 100520082753
    ISBN 109780520082755

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