The Resource The Browns of California : the family dynasty that transformed a state and shaped a nation, Miriam Pawel, (electronic resource)

The Browns of California : the family dynasty that transformed a state and shaped a nation, Miriam Pawel, (electronic resource)

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The Browns of California : the family dynasty that transformed a state and shaped a nation
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The Browns of California
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the family dynasty that transformed a state and shaped a nation
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Miriam Pawel
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eng
Summary
A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist's panoramic history of California and its impact on the nation, from the Gold Rush to Silicon Valley-told through the lens of the family dynasty that led the state for nearly a quarter century. In The Browns of California, journalist and scholar Miriam Pawel weaves a narrative history that spans four generations, from August Schuckman, the Prussian immigrant who crossed the Plains in 1852 and settled on a northern California ranch, to his great-grandson Jerry Brown, who reclaimed the family homestead one hundred forty years later. Through the prism of their lives, we gain an essential understanding of California and an appreciation of its importance. This book gives new insights to those steeped in California history, offers a corrective for those who confuse stereotypes and legend for fact, and opens new vistas for listeners familiar with only the sketchiest outlines of a place habitually viewed from afar with a mix of envy and awe, disdain, and fascination
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TEFOD
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1958-
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Pawel, Miriam
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  • 979.4/05092
  • B
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LC call number
F866.3
LC item number
.P39 2019ab
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biography
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Read by Christina Delaine
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Delaine, Christina
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  • Brown family
  • Brown, Jerry
  • Brown, Edmund G.
  • Governors
  • California
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The Browns of California : the family dynasty that transformed a state and shaped a nation, Miriam Pawel, (electronic resource)
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spoken word
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 sound file (19 hr., 03 min., 46 sec.))
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online
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9781515942818
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computer
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(OCoLC)1150901095
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The Browns of California : the family dynasty that transformed a state and shaped a nation, Miriam Pawel, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (19 hr., 03 min., 46 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515942818
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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digital
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f82681f5-fc64-43a9-8e16-7ca4d6803c14
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
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sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
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(OCoLC)1150901095
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not applicable
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