Highly readable biography of Junipero Serra, the Spanish missionary who founded the missions of San Diego, San Francisco, San José and Santa Clara, among others, in modern California. It’s the story of a man that proselytized and protected from abuse the indigenous peoples of California. History enthusiast from California may find interesting the Spanish history of the region.
- Hardcover: 465 pages
- Publisher: Scribner; 1st edition (January 14, 2014)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 9781451642728
- ISBN-13: 978-1451642728
- ASIN: 1451642725
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.4 x 9 inches