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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-California: 1 February - 8 February

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 1 February 2016 to  8 February 2016.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-California.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
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AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Exhibition:"Free Tom Mooney! The Yale Law Library's Tom Mooney Collection"

A hundred years ago, a bomb explosion was the pretext that San Francisco authorities needed to prosecute the militant left-wing labor organizer Tom Mooney on trumped-up murder charges. Mooney's false conviction set off a 22-year campaign for his exoneration. The Yale Law Library, with a collection of over 150 items on the Mooney case, has mounted an exhibition marking the centennial of Mooney's arrest.

New Book - Cattle colonialism : an environmental history of the conquest of California and Hawai'i

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Author: John Ryan Fischer
Title: Cattle colonialism : an environmental history of the conquest of California and Hawai'i

New Book - Tropic of hopes : California, Florida, and the selling of American paradise, 1869-1929

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Author: Henry Knight
Title: Tropic of hopes : California, Florida, and the selling of American paradise, 1869-1929
Publisher: University Press of Florida

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