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Author Gibson, James R., compiler, editor, translator.
Title California through Russian eyes, 1806-1848 / compiled, translated, and edited by James R. Gibson ; with the assistance of Alexei A. Istomin.
Published Norman, Oklahoma : The Arthur H. Clark Company, an imprint of the University of Oklahoma Press, 2013.
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 Floor2  F864 .G53 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 492 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 27 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Early California commentaries ; v. II
Early California commentaries ; v. 2.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Excerpt from Nikolay Rezanov's Report about a Voyage to Alta California, 1806 -- Excerpt from Semyon Yakovlevich Unkovsky, "Voyage around the World," 1815 -- "Voyage from Unalaska to California," 1816 / Otto von Kotzebue -- Vasily Golovnin's Report about a Voyage to Alta California, 1818 -- Vasily Golovnin's Report about the Frontera del Norte of Alta California, 1818 -- "About the Arrival on the Sitkan Coast of a Spanish Vessel," 1821 / Russian-American Company -- "About the Inhumane Treatment of Promyshlenniks by the Spaniards," 1821 / Russian-American Company -- Excerpts from Aleksey Lazarev's Visit to [Alta] California, 1820-1821 -- Excerpts from Nikolay Shishmaryov's Journal of a Visit to [Alta] California, 1820-1821 -- Karl Gillsen's Account of a Visit to Alta California, 1820-1821 -- Excerpts from Mikhail Vasilyev, "Remarks on [Alta] California," 1821 -- "About the Environment, Population, Economy, and Political Situation of [Alta] California," ca. 1821 / [Mikhail Vasilyev?] -- Excerpt from Akhilles Shabelsky's Journal of a Visit to Alta California, 1822-1823 -- Excerpt from Andrey Lazarev's Journal of a Visit to Alta California, 1823-1824 -- Excerpt from Dmitry Zavalishin's Journal of a Visit to Alta California, 1823-1824 -- "[Alta] California in 1824" / Dmitry Zavalishin -- "Alta California and the Russian Colony of Ross," 1824 / Otto von Kotzebue -- Matvey Muravyov's Report about a California Indian Uprising and the Desertion of Russian Employees, 1825 -- "About a Change in Government and [Other] Events in [Alta] California," 1825 / Kirill Khlebnikov -- "Notes about [Alta] California," 1828 / Kirill Khlebnikov -- Peter Chistyakov's Report about the Condition of Alta California, 1830 -- Excerpt from Yevgeny von Berens, "Notes Kept during a Round-the-World Voyage," 1829 -- Excerpts from Ferdinand von Wrangell's Diary of a Journey from New Archangel to St. Petersburg, 1835-1836 -- "About Turmoil in [Alta] California," 1836 / Peter Kostromitinov -- Russian-American Company's Report about a Rebellion in Alta California, 1837 -- Alexander Rotchev's Report about the Political Situation in Alta California, 1840 -- "About the Seeds Sent from Upper California," 1841 / Yegor Chernykh -- "About Cultivation in Alta California," 1841 / Yegor Chernykh -- "About Stockbreeding in Alta California," 1842 / Yegor Chernykh -- Excerpt from Alexander Markov's Recollections of California, [ca. 1845] -- Mikhail Tebenkov's Report about the Discovery of Gold in California, 1848 -- "A New Eldorado in California," 1849 / Alexander Rotchev -- Glossary.
Subject California -- Description and travel -- Sources.
California -- History -- To 1846 -- Sources.
Russians -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Visitors, Foreign -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Travelers' writings, Russian -- California.
Hispanic Americans -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
California -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
California -- Relations -- Russia -- Sources.
Russia -- Relations -- California -- Sources.
Related Names Istomin, A. A.
ISBN 0870624210 hardcover alkaline paper
9780870624216 hardcover alkaline paper
OCLC number 820665631