The History of Alta California

The History of Alta California Antonio María Osio’s La Historia de Alta California was the first written history of upper California during the era of Mexican rule, and this is its first complete English translation. A Mexican-Californian, government official, and the landowner of Angel Island and Point Reyes, Osio writes colorfully of life in old Monterey, Los Angeles, […]

Sunset Travel Guide to Baja California

Sunset Travel Guide to Baja California By: Sunset Editorial Staff with Ken and Caroline Bates Published by: Lane Books, Menlo Park, California. 1971  Edition.  Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 72-140160.  Size 10.75″ x 8.25″ Chapters cover The North Region (Tijuana, Ensenada, San Felipe), The Central Desert and Gulf Coast (San Ignacio, Santa Rosalia, Mulege, Loreto), […]