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California Insight Guides Jean Doppenberg

California Insight Guides By Jean Doppenberg

California Insight Guides by Jean Doppenberg

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Attempting to provide more than just the facts about a destination, these books provide valuable insight into a culture and its people. Fully updated for 2003, this comprehensive travel guide features many scenery shots and relevant information.

California Insight Guides Summary

California Insight Guides by Jean Doppenberg

This book includes a section detailing California's history, five features covering the state's life and culture, ranging from Californian cuisine to its ever-present car culture, a region by region visitor's guide to the sights, and a comprehensive Travel Tips section packed with essential contact addresses and numbers. Plus hundreds of top-notch photographs and 18 maps.

Table of Contents

Maps: California; Northern California; Downtown San Francisco; Around San Francisco; Oakland and Berkeley; The Bay Area; Wine Country; Yosemite National Park; Gold Country and Lake Tahoe; Southern California; Los Angeles: West Side; Downtown LA; Hollywood; Canyons and Valleys; Santa Barbara; San Diego Area; Inside front flap - California; Inside back flap - Getting Around LA. Introduction and History: California Here I Come; History Timeline; Native Tribes and Europeans; From Ranchos to Statehood; The Gold Rush; Boom and Bust Years; The th Century; Modern Times. Features: Cultural Diversity; California Cuisine; The Moviemakers of Sunset Boulevard; The Great Outdoors; California's Car Culture. Places: Northern California; San Francisco ; Union Square to Nob Hill; Market Street to the Financial District; Around San Francisco; Oakland, Berkeley and the Peninsula; Monterey Bay to Big Sur; Marin County; Wine Country; Sacramento; San Joaquin Valley; Yosemite and the High Sierra; Gold Country; Lake Tahoe; The North Coast; The High North. Southern California: Los Angeles; Downtown LA; Hollywood and West Side; The LA Seashore; Canyons and Valleys; The Central Coast; Anaheim; South Bay and Orange County; Santa Catalina Island; Palm Springs and the Desert; Las Vegas; San Diego Area; Tijuana and Northern Baja; Death Valley and the Mojave. Picture Stories: The Missions; Fine Wines of California; Earthquakes and Disasters; San Fran Cable Cars; Hearst Castle; The Getty Center. Information Panels: The Feeway; Silicon Valley; Beverly Hills Hotel; Medicine Men. Travel Tips - Highlights: Getting Acquainted; Planning the Trip; Practical Tips; Getting Around; Where to Stay; Where to Eat; Culture; Festivals; Outdoor Activities; Shopping; Further Reading.

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California Insight Guides by Jean Doppenberg
Used - Very Good
APA Publications
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