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Heroes, Villains, and Ghosts: Folklore of Old California

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4.5 out of 5
Based on 6 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
The legends in this book have their roots in California history. Some of them are drawn from real characters-People like peter Lassen, Death Valley Scotty, and Charley Parkhurst. In others the events happened only in the imagination of Old West pioneers-like the tales as La Llorona the Wailing Woman, or Big Foot, or the Blue Lake Monster. Juanita, portrayed on the cover, met her fate in Downievill... More
Book Information
PublisherCapra Press
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages189
Publication Date11/1984
The Creators
About Hector Viveros Lee (Author) : Hector Viveros Lee is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Hector Viveros Lee include Get Set! Swim, Yo Tenia UN Hipopotamo/I Had a Hippopotamus,... more
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