Breadbasket of the World; California's Great Wheat-Growing Era, 1860-1890

By: Various

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Cloth slip case with leather label. 10 parts, complete. An Introduction folder with Table of Contents. Additional folders, with photos, describe the growing of wheat in California, by Dr. Glenn, the "Wheat King", to the planting. harvesting, and the trans po rtation of wheat by wagon, barge, steamship; Isaac Friedlander, Wheat Merchant; and the Frank Norris novel about wheat, "The Octopus".

Title: Breadbasket of the World; California's Great Wheat-Growing Era, 1860-1890

Author Name: Various

Categories: Western Americana,

Publisher: The Book Club of California. 1984. San Francisco.: 1984

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 1731

Keywords: HISTORY. EARLY AGRICULTURE. CALIFORNIA WHEAT. WEST