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The 11" x 8.5" book is a hard
cover, linen cloth bound, 328 page publication. It includes 280
photographs, 35 black and white historical photos, as well as drawings
of the plan of many of the missions.
This work includes 13 sector maps of the peninsula
and important sites. The bibliography lists many of the most important
Las Misiones Antiguas is a detailed
and beautifully illustrated history of this fascinating part of
California history and was published with the aid of a grant from
the California Mission Studies Association.
...a fine current overview of the missions and many of their
visiting stations—Jesuit, Franciscan, and Dominican—with
a concise ethnographical and historical introduction followed
by detailed descriptions of each site, ruin or building in their
present state.…an extrodinary compilation of early and
contemporary photographs…are included for each location.
This work will bring fond memories to long-time travelers in
Baja California, and open wide vistas for newcomers. It has something
for everyone interested in "The Mother of California".
— Dr. W. Michael Mathes
Includes bibliographical references, glossary,
ISBN 0-8263-3110 -6