Southern California (Paperback)

An Island on the Land

By Carey McWilliams

Gibbs Smith, 9780879050078, 416pp.

Publication Date: March 15, 1980



Packed with magnificent material on Southern California's Galaxy of personalities, this book provides insights into subjects ranging from the origins of Hollywood to the flowering of International-style Architecture, and It Does. That by looking at personalities as diverse as Helen Hunt Jackson to Aimee Semple McPherson, Huntington The Financier to Hatfield the Rainmaker.