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A family winery and the California wine industry

Louis P. Martini

A family winery and the California wine industry

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Published by Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wineries -- California -- History.,
  • Wine and wine making -- California -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLouis P. Martini ; with an introduction by Maynard A. Amerine ; an interview conducted by Ruth Teiser in 1983 and 1984.
    SeriesThe Wine spectator California winemen oral history series, Wine spectator California winemen oral history series
    ContributionsTeiser, Ruth., Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 126 p., [3] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22974769M

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