Table of contents for California / by Linda Jacobs Altman.

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Introduction	California Is . . . 
1	Geography	The Lay of the Land
		Regions of Plenty
		The Climate
		The Waterways
		Growing Things
		The People
		The Environment
2	History	California Yesterdays
		Native Inhabitants
		Explorers and Missionaries
		The Californios
		Gold Fever
		The Big Four
		Song: "Banks of the Sacramento"
		Hooray for Hollywood
		A Garden of Eden
		California on the Cutting Edge
		Into the New Century
3	People 	Living Together 
 Asians and Pacific Islanders
		African Americans
		The Newest Californians
		Recipe: Bean and Cheese Burritos
		A Multicultural Lifestyle
4	Government	 Governing California
		Direct Legislation
		Local Governments
		Law and Order, California Style
		Battling Violent Crime
		Crackdown on Drunk Driving
		Education and Human Services
5. Economy Making a Living
		Direct Legislation and the Economy
		Economic Ups and Downs
		Down and Out in the Nineties	
		California and NAFTA
		Dot-Coms and Deficits
6.	Landmarks	Out and About in California
		El Camino Real
		San Diego and the South Counties
		The Desert
		The Los Angeles Area
		The Central Coast and the Bay Area
		Wine Country
		Gold Country
	State Survey
		State Identifications
		Calendar of Celebrations
		State Stars
		Tour the State
	Find Out More

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

California -- Juvenile literature.