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Author Gendell, Megan.

Title Spanish missions of California / Megan Gendell.

Imprint New York : Children's Press, c2010.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Non-fiction    j 979.4 GEN    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    979.4 GEN    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Children's Non-fiction    j 979.4 GEN    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 979.4 GEN    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    979.4 GEN    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 979.402 GEN    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 979.402 GEN    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 979.402 GEN    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 979.402 GEN    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 979.402 GEN    Available

1 copy ordered for PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction on 05-22-2019.
1 copy ordered for PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction on 05-22-2019.
Description 48 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Series A true book
True book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 44-45) and index.
Contents Europeans arrive : how many missions did the Spanish build in California? -- Settling the land : why were missions often built near water? -- Mission life : how did people at a mission know it was time to pray? -- Many missions : which mission was known as the "King of the Missions"? -- The end of the missions : why did some of the California missions close? -- True statistics.
Summary Describes the daily life of people who settled in the California missions, why the missions were built, and explores the reasons for the end of the mission era.
Subject Franciscans -- Missions -- California -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Franciscans -- Missions -- California -- History.
Missions, Spanish -- California -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Indians of North America -- Missions -- California -- Juvenile literature.
Missions, Spanish -- California -- History.
California -- History -- To 1846 -- Juvenile literature.
California -- History -- To 1846.
ISBN 9780531205778
0531205770
9780531212400
0531212408

 
    
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