California Rising

California Rising

The Life and Times of Pat Brown

eBook - 2005
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It is now commonplace to say that the future happens first in California, and this book, the first biography of legendary governor Edmund G. "Pat" Brown, tells the story of the pivotal era when that idea became a reality. Set against the riveting historical landscape of the late fifties and sixties, the book offers astute insights into history as well a fascinating glimpse of those who charted its courseincluding Ronald Reagan, John F. Kennedy, and the Brown family dynasty. Ethan Rarick mines an impressive array of untapped sourcessuch as Pat Brown's diary and love letters to his w.
Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley : 2005
ISBN: 9780520939844
0520939840
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online resource (535 pages)

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