Antigua California: Mission and colony on the peninsular frontier, 1697-1798. Harry W. Crosby.

Antigua California: Mission and colony on the peninsular frontier, 1697-1798

Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1994. Hardcover. xvii, 556p., illustrated with 24 pages of plates (mostly b&w) on glossy inserted paperstock plus numerous b&w images in the text: lots of line maps, some diagrams, very good second printing in like dj.

Dj flap text avers that "by founding a mission to the Indians of the peninsula" the Jesuits "unintentionally created a Hispanic society that outlived the missions.."

Cat.No: 59909
ISBN: 0826314953

Price: $35.00