Italians of the Bay Area

The Photographs of Gino Sbrana (CA) (Images of America) by Carlos Bowden Jr.

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Written in English
Cover of: Italians of the Bay Area | Carlos Bowden Jr.
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  • California - Local History,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • United States - General,
  • CA,
  • History / United States / General,
  • United States - State & Local - West,
  • Biography,
  • California,
  • Italian Americans,
  • Pictorial works,
  • San Francisco Bay Area,
  • Social life and customs
The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7902261M
ISBN 10073854664X
ISBN 109780738546643

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