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By R. Lawson Gamble

ISBN-10: 1467133310

ISBN-13: 9781467133319

ISBN-10: 1531677681

ISBN-13: 9781531677688

Los Alamos is a small city on its approach to monstrous issues. it's a turning out to be vacationer vacation spot but keeps its pastoral allure. The heritage of the Los Alamos Valley might be considered as a microcosm of the historical past of California, for it comprises inside its span Chumash Indians, challenge neophytes and horse herds, Spanish land provides, farm animals ranches, vaqueros, bandits, oil bonanzas, a narrow-gauge railroad, fertile soil for bountiful plants, large vineyards, tourism, or even a component of Hollywood. Its situation at the vital Coast of California ability sunny skies, cool evenings, and funky, damp breezes. the nature and resilience of the Los Alamos Valley population, notwithstanding, is the true tale. Theirs is a background of intermingling cultures and races, a steadfast renovation of traditions, and a pioneer streak of obdurate perseverance within the face of average and financial adversity. the pictures during this booklet have been accrued because the results of a group effort.

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