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Hard times in paradise

an American family"s struggle to carve out a homestead in California"s redwood mountains

by David Colfax

  • 77 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Warner Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Anderson Valley (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Anderson Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Colfax, David,
    • Colfax, Micki,
    • Colfax family,
    • Mountain life -- California -- Anderson Valley,
    • Anderson Valley (Calif.) -- Social life and customs,
    • Anderson Valley (Calif.) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid and Micki Colfax.
      ContributionsColfax, Micki.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF868.M5 C65 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 284 p., [8] p. of leaves :
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1566436M
      ISBN 100446514896
      LC Control Number91050414
      OCLC/WorldCa25009244

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