(Local Professor to release a new book)…Carlos Herrera is an associate Professor of History and Director of the Borderlands Institute at San Diego State University/Imperial Valley Campus.
The book written and published by the Professor is Juan Bautista De Anza- The King’s Governor in New Mexico. A book release and signing event will be held at the SDSU/Calexico campus library on February 25th at 6:30 pm. The entire community is invited to attend. They will hear, from the Author, the life stories of the Governor of New Mexico from 1778-1788. There will be a Q&A session and book signing following the presentation. The book is the first comprehensive biography of Anza, who was best known for his travels to California as a young man.