Yanikian, Gourgen (1895-1984). Santa Barbara resident and author of The Triumph of Judas Iscariot (1950) [Spec PS3547.A53 T74 1950], Harem Cross: A Novel of the Near-East (1953) [Spec PS3547.A53 H37 1953], The Resurrected Christ (1955) [Main and Spec PS3547.A53 R47 1955], The Voice of an American (1960) [Spec PS3547.A53 V62 1960], and Mirror in the Darkness (1966) [Spec PS3547.A53 M57]. See also: SB News-Press, Mar. 15, 1964, A16.
Yatchisin, George. Poet, columnist for the Santa Barbara Independent, and teacher in UCSB writing program. Works include: Writing for the Visual Arts (2001) with Mashey Bernstein [Main PE1479.A76 B47 2001].
Young, Noel (1922-2002). Santa Barbara resident, printer and publisher, founder of Capra Press. His own works include: Wine Verities: A Portfolio of Letterpress Prints (1971), with Graham Mackintosh [Spec, Printers Z478.86.C367 W55 1971], Hot Tubs: How to Build, Maintain, and Enjoy Your Own (1973) [Spec TH6493.E48 1973 and, as Leon Elder, Spec, ARC TH6493.Y68 1975], Free Beaches: A Phenomenon of the California Coast (1974), as Leon Elder [Spec, Printers Z478.86.C36 Y69 1974], and Waitress: America’s Unsung Heroine (1985) as Leon Elder, with Lin Rolens [Spec, Printers Z478.86.C36 Y698 1985]. Special also has a collection of his papers relating to Capra Press (Printers Mss 46).
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