El espaï¿½ol de California en el XIX
- Author(s): Lamar Prieto, Maria Covadonga
- Advisor(s): Parodi, Claudia
- et al.
This dissertation defines and describes the Spanish vernacular dialect spoken in California in the Nineteenth-Century. In addition, it examines the legal, economic and social situation of the Spanish speaking population of the area, and also the relationship between race and language.