Junípero Serra California's founding father

Title Junípero Serra California's founding father
Names Hackel, Steven W.
Book Number DB077478
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Biography of Franciscan priest Junípero Sera (1713-1784), born on the Spanish-owned island of Mallorca. Traces Serra's career as an educator and his migration to Mexico, where he enforced the Inquisition. Chronicles his efforts to build missions in California and convert the natives to Catholicism. 2013.
Narrator Ashby, Mark.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
California history - CAH
California Interest - CAI
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Religious Figures - BIR
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Missionaries - California - Biography
Missions, Spanish - California - History
California - History - To 1846
Call Number 979.402092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2013
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2013 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: First edition. New York : Hill and Wang, A division of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013. 9780809095315
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