by Kevin Starr
Acclaimed author, historian, and Guggenheim Fellow Kevin Starr is a professor at the University of Southern California. His extensive knowledge shines through this concise, yet comprehensive, depiction of the most fascinating aspects in California's history. From its colonial beginnings through Governor Schwarzenegger's administration, the Golden State has become a uniquely American phenomenon that has enchanted people with the possibility of a better life. In so doing, it has become a uniquely American phenomenon.
Reading time: 12 – 14 hours
It’s a great gift, especially when I was Governor and you give people gifts and you give it, of course, of California, a book about California. It’s the kind of reading I like and that I like to share with other people.