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Hearst"s San Simeon

Victoria Kastner

Hearst"s San Simeon

the gardens and the land

by Victoria Kastner

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hearst, William Randolph, -- 1863-1951 -- Homes and haunts,
  • Hearst-San Simeon State Historical Monument (Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Victoria Kastner ; photography by Victoria Garagliano ; preface by Nicholas Franco.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF868.S18 K37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22653291M
    ISBN 109780810972902
    LC Control Number2008044296
    OCLC/WorldCa261175526

    Answer 1 of 6: We're planning a road trip, from LA to Carmel and back, this coming summer. My daughter is supposed to become the expert on Hearst Castle, but I can't seem to find even one book about it. I'm hoping one of you smart people know which of.   Hearst Castle in San Simeon, California, was more than just a country house, and many of its finest features were outside, not inside. In Hearst's San Simeon: The Gardens and the Land, the castle's official historian Victoria Kastner takes readers on a time-traveling tour of the estate, from the beginning of its construction to the : Victoria Kastner.

    Vapid, once-over-lightly reminiscences from the scion of a publishing dynasty who, at looks back on a privileged, eventful life through rose-colored spectacles. One of five sons of William Randolph Hearst, ``Bill'' (as he's generally known) recalls a bicoastal boyhood that kept him shuttling between a room apartment in Manhattan and his father's California pleasure .   This first paperback edition of the classic family saga traces the American Century—which the Hearst family did so much to define—from San Juan Hill to San Simeon, from Patton's tanks to the Symbionese Liberation Army, all through the words of the scion of America's greatest publishing : William R. Hearst.

    From San Juan Hill to San Simeon, from Patton's tanks to the Symbionese Liberation Army, the Hearst name has been at the forefront of American life for over a century. As founder of the largest U.S. prewar media empire, William Randolph Hearst, Sr., forever changed the face of American journalism by using his newspapers to aid in forcing the. CAPTION: Picture 1, San Simeon: the $million castle that Hearst built. AP; Picture 2, William Randolph Hearst hosts a dinner at San Simeon. Picture 3, The Chief reading galley proofs.


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