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Title: East of the Gabilans

Author:  Marjorie Pierce


Format: Paperback

Book condition:  Used - Good to Very Good.  

Cover:  Good 


For more than two centuries the peaceful grasslands east of the Gabilans in San Benito and south Santa Clara counties have captivated Californians. East of the Gabilans is a unique history of this special land.
Here is the record of the Spanish and Mexican land grants, the ranchos of pre-American California, the lives of the Spanish and Mexicans, and the advent of the Americans in the 1840s and 1850s: the Castros, the Breens, the towns of San Juan Bautista, Hollister, Gilroy, and Tres Pinos, and Henry Miller, the "Cattle King." 


Paperback: 190 pages

Publisher: Western Tanager Press, 1987 reprint 


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East of the Gabilans by Marjorie Pierce

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