The Rivals: William Gwin, David Broderick, and the Birth of California

The Rivals William Gwin David Broderick and the Birth of California A tragic duel climaxes this masterful history of California from the Gold Rush to the Civil War centered on the struggle of two bitter antagonists William Gwin and David Broderick Quinn has drawn on

  • Title: The Rivals: William Gwin, David Broderick, and the Birth of California
  • Author: Arthur Quinn
  • ISBN: 9780517595732
  • Page: 459
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Rivals: William Gwin, David Broderick, and the Birth of California

    A tragic duel climaxes this masterful history of California from the Gold Rush to the Civil War, centered on the struggle of two bitter antagonists William Gwin and David Broderick Quinn has drawn on extensive research at Berkeley and other regional archives to re create this telling chapter in California s history.

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    1. Liam

      "'Riley, whenever you see a man with three names and he writes them all in full, depend upon it, he's a damn chit.'" (advice for Bennet Riley, quoted as regards Thomas Butler King, 23)"All this, like out of a fairy tale in which he is Prince Charming, St. George, and King Midas all in one." (of Fremont, 78)"Gwin, like Californians ever since, seemed at times to gorget that Oregon and Washington existed." (139)"'I fear him most of all because of this extreme finesse and the great ability which I [...]

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