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The Resource The king of California : J.G. Boswell and the making of a secret American empire, Mark Arax & Rick Wartzman

The king of California : J.G. Boswell and the making of a secret American empire, Mark Arax & Rick Wartzman

Label
The king of California : J.G. Boswell and the making of a secret American empire
Title
The king of California
Title remainder
J.G. Boswell and the making of a secret American empire
Statement of responsibility
Mark Arax & Rick Wartzman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses interviews, archival documents, court filings, and published sources to present the story of the Boswell family, detailing how they created a farming empire which owned more agricultural acreage and controlled more river water than any other single land owner in the West
Tone
Writing style
Award
William Saroyan International Prize for Writing, Nonfiction category, 2005.
Biography type
collective biography
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155485
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 979.4/805/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F868.S173
LC item number
A73 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
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J.G. Boswell and the making of a secret American empire
Label
The king of California : J.G. Boswell and the making of a secret American empire, Mark Arax & Rick Wartzman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 521-531) and index
Control code
2327164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 558 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781586480288
Lccn
2003058495
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52819634
Label
The king of California : J.G. Boswell and the making of a secret American empire, Mark Arax & Rick Wartzman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 521-531) and index
Control code
2327164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 558 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781586480288
Lccn
2003058495
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm52819634

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