Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Goleta: The Good Land” as Want to Read:
Goleta: The Good Land
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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