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A short history of Holy City, CA. I read this book in just over an hour. The quality of scholarship is questionable as the author at one point remarks that she is glad that a large majority of Riker's work was lost in a fire. Though she may have a poor opinion of the man, it seems a good historian would jump at the chance to read any and all writings by a man who founded the town they were chronicling. On top of that, the book is mostly unconnected news clippings strung together which tell a ...more