The Gold and the Blue: A Personal Memoir of the University of California, 1949 - 1967

By: Clark Kerr (1911-2003)

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FIRST EDITIONS. Volume I: Academic Triumphs; Volume II: Political Turmoil. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. 427; 540 pp. Numerous illustrations on plates, index; text clean, unmarked. Navy cloth, spines titled in gilt, dust-jackets in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Fine. Clark Kerr was an American professor of economics and academic administrator. He was the first chancellor of the University California, Berkeley (1952-1958), and twelfth President of the University of California (1958-1967). As President of the University of California system, Kerr oversaw the opening of campuses in San Diego, Irvine, and Santa Cruz and helped establish the California system of post-high school education. The Los Angeles Times called the first volume of The Gold and the Blue a major contribution to our understanding of American research universities.

Title: The Gold and the Blue: A Personal Memoir of the University of California, 1949 - 1967

Author Name: Clark Kerr (1911-2003)

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Editions

Publisher: Berkeley, etc., University of California Press: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: JR1018-027

Keywords: Clark Kerr, The Gold and the Blue A Personal Memoir of the University of California, Biography, Autobiography, University of California Press