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Author Rosenus, Alan, 1940-

Uniform Title General M.G. Vallejo and the advent of the Americans
Title General Vallejo and the advent of the Americans : a biography / Alan Rosenus.

Imprint Berkeley, CA : Heyday Books/Urion Press, ©1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  979.404 V242Br 1999    ---  Lib Use Only
Description xv, 292 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 23 cm
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Note Originally published: General M.G. Vallejo and the advent of the Americans. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1995.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-281) and index.
Contents The gifts of fortune -- The pivotal year: 1841 -- The advent of the Americans -- A new governor brings crisis -- A small war heats up -- "Ojalá que lo tomen los americanos ("I hope the Americans take it") -- Prelude to revolt -- "Men with nothing to lose" -- The revolt begins -- Ordeal on the Sacramento -- Murder and misdirection -- What friend Larkin will do -- A changed man -- The Californians retake the South -- The slip and slide transition -- Consequences.
Subject Vallejo, Mariano Guadalupe, 1808-1890.
Pioneers -- California -- Biography.
Military governors -- California -- Biography.
Mexicans -- California -- Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life -- California.
California -- Biography.
Vallejo, Mariano Guadalupe, 1808-1890 (OCoLC)fst00042875
Frontier and pioneer life. (OCoLC)fst00935370
Mexicans. (OCoLC)fst01019244
Military governors. (OCoLC)fst01021201
Pioneers. (OCoLC)fst01064447
California. (OCoLC)fst01204928
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
ISBN 189077121X

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