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History

The Anza Trail and the Settling of California

by Vladimir Guerrero

The Bakersfield Sound: How a Generation of Displaced Okies Revolutionized American Music

by Robert E. Price

BART: The Dramatic History of the Bay Area Rapid Transit System

by Michael C. Healy; Foreword by John King

Berkeley 1900, Daily Life at the Turn of the Century

by Richard Schwartz

Bracing for Disaster: Earthquake-Resistant Architecture and Engineering in San Francisco, 1838-1933

by Stephen Tobriner

California Comeback: The Genius of Jerry Brown

by Narda Zacchino

California Fights Back: The Golden State in the Age of Trump

by Peter Schrag

Children of Manzanar

by Heather C. Lindquist

The City of Vines: A History of Wine in Los Angeles

by Thomas Pinney

The Court That Tamed the West: From the Gold Rush to the Tech Boom

by Pia Hinckle, and Jessica Royer Ocken Richard Cahan

Courthouses of California

by Ray McDevitt

Earthquake Exodus, 1906: Berkeley Responds to the San Francisco Refugees

by Richard Schwartz

First Families: A Photographic History of California Indians

by L. Frank Manriquez

Fred Korematsu Speaks Up

by Laura Atkins

Game Changers: Twelve Elections That Transformed California

by Susie Swatt, Jeff Raimundo, Rebecca LaVally and Bruce E. Cain Steve Swatt

Gold Rush Stories: 49 Tales of Searchers, Scoundrels, Struggle and Serendipity

by Gary Noy; Foreword by Gary F. Kurutz

Grave Matters: Excavating California's Buried Past

by Tony Platt

The Harvest Gypsies

by John Steinbeck

High Spirits: The Legacy Bars of San Francisco

by J. K. Dineen; Foreword by Mike Buhler

King Sequoia: The Tree That Inspired a Nation, Created Our National Park System, and Changed the Way We Think about Nature

by William C. Tweed

Latitudes: An Angeleno's Atlas

by Patricia Wakida

Life After Manzanar

by Naomi Hirahara and Heather C. Lindquist; Foreword by Art Hansen

Literary Industries: Chasing a Vanishing West

by Hubert Howe Bancroft

Making Home from War: Stories of Japanese American Exile and Resettlement

by Brian Komei Dempster

The Man Who Lit Lady Liberty

by Richard Schwartz

Many Worlds: Native Life Along the Anza Trail

by Katherine Brumage

No Rooms of Their Own: Women Writers of Early California

by Ida Rae Egli

On Track: A Field Guide to San Francisco's Historic Streetcars and Cable Cars

by Rick Laubscher

The Once and Future Forest: California's Iconic Redwoods

by Save the Redwoods League

Only What We Could Carry: The Japanese American Internment Experience

by Lawson Fusao Inada

A Short History of San Francisco

by Tom Cole

The Shirley Letters: From the California Mines, 1851-1852

by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe

Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues

by Gary Noy

A State of Change: Forgotten Landscapes of California

by Laura Cunningham

Tahoe Beneath the Surface: The Hidden Stories of America's Largest Mountain Lake

by Scott Lankford

Trees in Paradise: The Botanical Conquest of California

by Jared Farmer

Under Spring: Voices+art+los Angeles

by Jeremy Rosenberg

Una Storia Segreta: The Secret History of Italian American Evacuation and Internment During World War II

by Lawrence Distasi

General Vallejo: And the Advent of the Americans

by Alan Rosenus

Rebel Lawyer: Wayne Collins and the Defense of Japanese American Rights

by Charles Wollenberg

Life in a California Mission: Monterey in 1786

by Jean Francois de la Perouse

Battle for People's Park, Berkeley 1969

by Tom Dalzell

Harlem of the West: The San Francisco Fillmore Jazz Era

by Elizabeth Pepin Silva

The Man Who Lit Lady Liberty: The Extraordinary Rise and Fall of Actor M. B. Curtis

by Richard Schwartz

Wherever There's a Fight, 10th Anniversary Edition: How Runaway Slaves, Suffragists, Immigrants, Strikers, and Poets Shaped Civil Liberties in Califor

by Elaine Elinson