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Pacific Historical Review. 2015; 843369–370 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2015.84.3.369
Published: 01 August 2015
...David Hickman © 2015 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2015 Trees in Paradise: A California History . By Jared Farmer . ( , W. W. Norton & Company , 2013 . xl + 552 pp. $35 cloth) Earth Day was not uncomplicated, of course, encompassing events at...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2001; 703465–476 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2001.70.3.465
Published: 01 August 2001
...Kerwin Lee Klein ©© Pacific Coast Branch of the AMerican Historical Association Westward, Utopia: Robert V. Hine, Aldous Huxley, and the Future of California History KERWIN LEE KLEIN The author is a member of the history department at the University of California, Berkeley. I met a traveller...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 89174–96 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.74
Published: 01 February 2020
... reconfigured family relationships and gender dynamics, shifting understandings of intimacies for del Valle Forster. This discussion of an era and community often overlooked in California history contributes to a fuller picture of how Californianas experienced the late nineteenth century, and it highlights the...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2018; 872380–381 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2018.87.2.380
Published: 01 May 2018
...John J. Rosen © 2018 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2018 From Mission to Microchip: A History of the California Labor Movement . By Fred B. Glass . ( Oakland , University of California Press , 2016 . xviii + 524 pp.) ultimately admitting his history...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2017; 862342–343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2017.86.2.342
Published: 01 May 2017
...Elyssa Ford © 2017 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2017 Cattle Colonialism: An Environmental History of the Conquest of California and Hawaiʻi . By John Ryan Fischer . ( Chapel Hill , University of North Carolina Press , 2015 . xii + 280 pp.) than them...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 88114–47 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.1.14
Published: 01 February 2019
... explores the meaning of California’s missions as carceral spaces before suggesting new avenues of research on the history of incarceration within and beyond California. © 2019 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2019 American Indians California Indians Missions...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 834626–667 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.4.626
Published: 01 November 2014
... antecedents, establishment under martial law, expansion under civilian rule, and dismantling by state and federal authorities. Further, this article proposes the first taxonomy of these systems and, in conclusion, discusses how California Indian servitude illuminates the histories of California, the western...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2018; 871150–172 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2018.87.1.150
Published: 01 February 2018
...Katherine G. Morrissey The following was the author’s presidential address at the annual meeting of the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association, in Northridge, California, on August 4, 2017. The twentieth-century visual history of the U.S.-Mexico borderlands, la frontera, offers a...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2017; 861153–170 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2017.86.1.153
Published: 01 February 2017
...- stand the multiracial history of the neighborhood I was born into: an enclave of East Los Angeles, California, called Boyle Heights. However, tonight I must start by saying a few words about our very location here in the state of Hawai i. As we conclude the last days of the presidency of the first...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2006; 754677–678 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2006.75.4.677
Published: 01 November 2006
... and great political import. The College of William and Mary ANDREW H. FISHER Mining California: An Ecological History. By Andrew Isenberg. (New York, Hill & Wang, 2005. 242 pp. $27 cloth, $14 paper) It is time to discard California s agrarian myth: After 1850 California did not progress linearly from...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2016; 852227–254 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2016.85.2.227
Published: 01 May 2016
... farm workers labor history racial capitalism multiracialism resistance Great Depression Grassroots Multiracialism: Imperial Valley Farm Labor and the Making of Popular Front California from Below ELIZABETH E. SINE The author teaches in the history department at University of California, San...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2016; 852188–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2016.85.2.188
Published: 01 May 2016
... the Partido Liberal Mexicano: Reenvisioning Internationalist and Transnational Movements through Mexican Lenses DEVRA ANNE WEBER The author is a member of the department of history at the University of California, Riverside. This article examines the Mexican grassroots base of the Partido Liberal...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2016; 8511–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2016.85.1.1
Published: 01 February 2016
... University of Oklahoma. The following was her presidential address at the annual meeting of the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association, in Sacramento, California, on August 8, 2015. This essay, a revised version of the August 2015 talk, examines the story of two mixed- blood women, indigenous...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2016; 853354–378 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2016.85.3.354
Published: 01 August 2016
... development of world-historical signifi- cance: the birth of Silicon Valley. But the emergence of San Jose as the self-denominated Capital of Silicon Valley cannot be understood without background in the evolution of redevelopment in California. A brief history of redevelopment The California Community...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 832220–237 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.2.220
Published: 01 May 2014
... regions far beyond its shores. The ocean turned into a highway for Chinese seeking Gold Mountain, marking a new era in the history of South China, California, and the Pacific Ocean itself. © 2014 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2014 migration import trade export...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2015; 84148–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2015.84.1.48
Published: 01 February 2015
...Elaine Lewinnek During the late 1960s, liberals and conservatives clashed in passionate debates over California’s state-mandated eighth-grade U.S. history textbook, Land of the Free . Even as minority racial groups won civil rights battles and fought to integrate both the schools and the schools...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892308–309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.308
Published: 03 April 2020
...David Igler © 2020 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2020 The Boundless Sea: Self and History . By Gary Y. Okihiro . ( Oakland , University of California Press , 2019 . 313 pp.) Genay s book is certain to inspire some and outrage others. It provides a...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892301–302 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.301
Published: 03 April 2020
... Southern California Indian country. He begins, most appropriately, inviting the reader into the world of Native medicine healing practices and rituals. It is within this context that we can better understand the intersection of Indigenous history, sovereignty, spirituality, and survivance. But Trafzer does...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892300–301 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.300
Published: 03 April 2020
... Transcontinental Railroad. By Manu Karuka. (Oakland, University of California Press, 2019. xv þ 297 pp.) In this new study, Manu Karuka, assistant professor of American Studies, Barnard College, challenges traditional understanding of Western and U.S. history and the role the Transcontinental Railroad played in...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892306–308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.306
Published: 03 April 2020
... History. By Gary Y. Okihiro. (Oakland, University of California Press, 2019. 313 pp.) Gary Y. Okihiro, scholar and author of more than a dozen books, announces that The Boundless Sea will be his last monograph as he spends his final days on Pele s land, the Big Island of Hawai i (xvii). If indeed his...