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of this book are more difficult to access than several decades ago because of population growth and traffic congestion. At the same time, entire new competing recreational worlds have blossomed. The virtual reality of the digital world offers much that attracts. One can be transported to another realm without having to travel or even sweat. The rewards of engagement are immediate; why go instead to a faraway place that requires a lot of time and special skills to enjoy? Demographic change is critical as well, with growing segments of society having no

border, rainfall was three times the normal amount for the month of January, causing rivers to spill across the surrounding countryside, washing out roads, drowning cattle, and isolating people when travelling by wagon became impossible. All of Mission Valley was under water, and Old Town was evacuated as rising waters fi lled the town. northern california under water Given how quickly news spreads today in our digital world, it seems incred- ible that news of Southern California’s fl oods that awful winter did not reach Northern California until February 1, 1862