Exactly Opposite the Golden Gate : Essays on Berkeley's History, 1845-1945.
McArdle, Phil, editor.

The Berkeley Historical Society, 1983. First edition, limited edition (2000 copies). Very good octavo hardcover in very good dust jacket. Light wear and rubbing to the edges of the boards with bumping to the head and heel of the spine. Dj has some minor wear along the edges and abit rubbing and scuffing. 476 pages with illustrations and index. This work "is a collection of articles from the Gazette series. Each is a gem in Berkeley's history; taken together, they compromise an eloquent treasury." (dj blurb) There are pieces on the Native-Americans and the Spanish, the founding of the university, the Earthquake of 1906, and World War II. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 10075)


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