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Goleta: The Good Land
Walter A. Tompkins
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Goleta: The Good Land

3.63  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
History of Goleta Valley in Santa Barbara County, California
Hardcover, 347 pages
Published July 1976 by Pioneer Publishing Company (first published 1966)
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Arthur Sylvester
Nov 15, 2015 Arthur Sylvester rated it really liked it
Live in Goleta? then you must read this book - the only history of the Good Land.
Dec 12, 2014 Janahn rated it really liked it
Great history of this wonderful corner of the state. :)
Jan 26, 2013 Pancho rated it liked it
It is the go to book for Goleta California History. In the 60's Tompkins was the main resource for Goleta history. It has some good information on the development of the Goleta. It was written in the 1960's and could use an update or revision. Although I appreciate Tompkins research, it has become dated. I would also have liked more maps included of happenings of the times and better or updated description of what is in the location now. This is a must have for local historical buffs in their ...more
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