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Cool gray city of love : 49 views of San Francisco, Gary Kamiya

Label
Cool gray city of love : 49 views of San Francisco
Title
Cool gray city of love
Title remainder
49 views of San Francisco
Statement of responsibility
Gary Kamiya
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A kaleidoscopic tribute to San Francisco by a life-long Bay Area resident and co-founder of "Salon" explores specific city sites including the Golden Gate Bridge and the Land's End sea cliffs while tying his visits to key historical events
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kamiya, Gary
Dewey number
917.94/6104
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F869.S33
LC item number
K35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Walking
  • Historic sites
Label
Cool gray city of love : 49 views of San Francisco, Gary Kamiya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-369) and index
Contents
The outer limits -- Adventures in the skin trade -- The Alcatraz triangle -- Stairway to Heaven -- The harbor at the end of the world -- The canyon -- The temple -- The long march -- The borrowed city -- The lost river -- Our lady of sorrows -- Maximum city -- Outside sands -- Pluto on the Pacific -- The chronicler -- The country in the city -- Huck's hideaway -- The dead city -- The bridge -- Californio dreaming -- The Puertozuela -- The lotus-eaters -- The last roll -- The farce -- A streetcar to subduction -- The delirium -- The balcony -- City limits -- The torch -- The park -- Hill of hate -- Happy trails -- The balloon -- The front door -- A tale of two earthquakes -- City beautiful -- Trying to find Chinatown -- Deserted cities of the heart -- Port of embarkation -- The end of the road -- The haunted house -- If you were a bird -- The greatest of these -- Rota Fortunae -- The sand castle -- Taking it to the streets -- Genius loci -- Dancing on the brink of the world -- Lands end
Control code
ocn812252719
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. edition.
Extent
xii, 384 p.
Isbn
9781620401262
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013014527
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)812252719
Label
Cool gray city of love : 49 views of San Francisco, Gary Kamiya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-369) and index
Contents
The outer limits -- Adventures in the skin trade -- The Alcatraz triangle -- Stairway to Heaven -- The harbor at the end of the world -- The canyon -- The temple -- The long march -- The borrowed city -- The lost river -- Our lady of sorrows -- Maximum city -- Outside sands -- Pluto on the Pacific -- The chronicler -- The country in the city -- Huck's hideaway -- The dead city -- The bridge -- Californio dreaming -- The Puertozuela -- The lotus-eaters -- The last roll -- The farce -- A streetcar to subduction -- The delirium -- The balcony -- City limits -- The torch -- The park -- Hill of hate -- Happy trails -- The balloon -- The front door -- A tale of two earthquakes -- City beautiful -- Trying to find Chinatown -- Deserted cities of the heart -- Port of embarkation -- The end of the road -- The haunted house -- If you were a bird -- The greatest of these -- Rota Fortunae -- The sand castle -- Taking it to the streets -- Genius loci -- Dancing on the brink of the world -- Lands end
Control code
ocn812252719
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. edition.
Extent
xii, 384 p.
Isbn
9781620401262
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013014527
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)812252719

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