That Ribbon of Highway II
July/Aug. 2010 California Country magazine
By Kate Campbell
From wagon road to major thoroughfare, That Ribbon of Highway II chronicles the role Highway 99, from Sacramento to the Mexican border, has played in the state's history and growth. Newly revised and expanded by Jill Livingston, with photos by Kathryn Golden Maloof, the volume is both a regional history and a guidebook perfect for a ramble through California's heartland. $17.99 from Living Gold Press. Order online at www.livinggoldpress.com.