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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 134–142.
Published: 01 September 2014
... 2014 Bears grizzly bears San Diego County Los Vallecitos Lost Valley bear men hunting jared dahl aldern From Los Vallecitos to Lost Valley Transformation and resurrection in grizzly country Here s where the big bear died.An afternoon s trip has brought me from my San Ysidro Mountainhome...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 34–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
... fields and farms of the Central Valley provide the author a change to examine what is lost and gained when patters of migration and movement give rise to new opportunities that both challenge and affirm our vast and complex identities as Californians © 2016 by The Regents of the University of...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 92–98.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., and the presence of too many of us are said to be the cause. But perhaps what Californians can no longer find is in themselves, in what they lost by becoming Californian. We forget that the California Dream didn t come with a moral compass. I cannot say that the dream did not serve us. It provided the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 16–27.
Published: 01 December 2016
...-owning families established deep roots in the area near the present-day Mission District. After the end of the US-Mexican War in 1848, however, these families lost their land grants to white squatters and even their own lawyers.6 The next year, the Gold Rush attracted migrants from all over the world and...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 68–79.
Published: 01 September 2016
... California was pregnant and said she had lost her first child in a gun accident. She lived not far from a guy called Tom with graying blond dreadlocks in a section of the Bulb people called the Ghetto because it was so densely populated. Tom surrounded himself with shop- ping carts full of plastic bottles...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 12–17.
Published: 01 September 2016
... humanists, activism is a distinctive characteristic of urban humanists. Rather than utopian nar- ratives, activism underscores the significance of creative urban practices that have real world consequences and take positions that engender conscientious action. Criticism has not lost its value, but yields an...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
... pure fun. The original inspira- tion was a trip that my son and I took to East Greenland when he was seven. This became The Land of the Lost Mam- moths. Stories like this write themselves, especially because they re real kids and you re projecting their moral charac- ters in situations of fantastic...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 76–87.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Korean neighborhood today. Little Tokyo has overcome several existential threats to become Los Angeles s oldest extant ethnic enclave. Japanese people began settling in the neighborhood as early as 1869, and the first Japanese restaurants appeared in the 1880s. The neighborhood lost two thirds of its...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 34–44.
Published: 01 March 2016
... to think about the river is as a platform for building new kinds of urbanism in the city not getting back to something that we had and lost, but producing something we need. What are we miss- ing in the city? We re missing public space, green space, collective space space where we can come together...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 14–19.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Non-Indians disenchanted with established religions sought alternatives. Indians sought a reconnection with their traditions. Many were the children of a genera- tion that attempted with varying degrees of success to assimilate, abandoning Indian lifeways a generation often referred to as the lost...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 54–63.
Published: 01 December 2015
... disappear into the dusty corners of some for- gotten history. Who will claim these ghosts? Who will tend to them? Who will remember them? Every November in Santa Ana, the heart of Orange County, Death herself comes to gather and claim these lost and wandering souls. She is the Catrina, the Mexican skel...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
... believed to be home to Lemurians, beings from the lost continent of Lemuria, who live in a hidden city beneath the mountain. Lemurians occasion- ally emerge from the mountain and interact with humans. Numerous testimonies and stories can be found in book- stores in Mt. Shasta City, which has become a hub...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 60–75.
Published: 01 September 2015
... alarming 22,000 number. But it s still significant. Ultimately, Ivanpah s bird issue comes down to a question of relative harm. The number of birds lost to solar flux pales in comparison to those killed in the United States by win- dows (an estimated 97 million) and domestic cats (110 mil- lion). But that...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 32–41.
Published: 01 September 2015
... differ about what they do tomor- row because they re worried about jobs lost or not lost. But in fact, looking to 2030 and 2050, they have a lot more common ground. Let s paint a picture. To make it real, you have to pick real dates. And it would either be 2030 or 2050 because that s where all the models...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 24–31.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and coyotes. In Schmidt s estimation, wolves likely lived in the Central Valley, Coast Ranges, and Sierra Nevada until about 1800. Trapping, shooting, and poison- ing of these suspected livestock thieves likely occurred so quickly and so thoroughly that they were nearly lost to Euro- American history...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 112–121.
Published: 01 June 2015
... left San Xavier del Bac, a frontier mission in what is now southern Arizona, and reached the Colorado River, which he followed down to its mouth in the Gulf of California, but the way was lost in the desert after that, and he returned. In 1774, he joined the party formed by Juan Bautista de Anza, a...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 122–130.
Published: 01 June 2015
... large beasts in the desert sun. On a walk here, the trees are landmarks (to geologists. too) where one follows a path like a child whose attention is caught and lost and caught again. It is hard to believe there is a hurry among old trees. The wind is always with you, always in the trees, from...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 4–11.
Published: 01 June 2015
... arbitrary use It becomes the stuff of Miss Peregrine s Home for Peculiar Children: lost objects woven into a fanciful story unconnected with the objects origins or any truth about what they portray. There is certainly room for fantasy, but the world, past and pres- ent, is far more than fantasy.3 There are...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 20–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... corazon is meant to evoke the loved one and whatever emotion the two words arouse in them It could be an exasperated rega~no, or scolding, or the name of someone s long lost love. . . .Ay corazon, might be whispered to oneself in delicious memory, or yearning anticipation Ay corazon is an emotional...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 4–11.
Published: 01 March 2015
... through the canal to East Coast ports. As many as 100,000 jobs held by longshoreworkers, drivers, andothers couldbe lost, accord- ing to the alliance, whose mantra is simple: Beat the canal Scudder Smith, an adviser to the Panama Canal Author- ity, says that the threat of a reopened, enlarged Panama...