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Vignettes of San Francisco By Almira Bailey
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A series of short vignettes on every aspect of life in historical San Francisco, California during the 1910s – 1920s. Fascinating from a historical and sociological perspective!
The 1984 San Francisco 49ers By Arne Christensen
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A comprehensive guide to the 1984 San Francisco 49ers, probably the best team in franchise history, going 18-1 and routing the Dolphins to win the Super Bowl. Includes game summaries, full box scores... More > for all regular season and playoff games, and a full play-by-play for the Super Bowl at Stanford. Also, a closing essay considers the claim of this team to being the best NFL team ever. Bryan, the operator of the 49ers Paradise website, said "I really enjoyed the read. It's very detailed, and a great way to re-live some of the Golden Years." My other e-books covering the '81 and '88 49ers are also available here on Lulu.< Less
THE SAN FRANCISCO CALAMITY BY EARTHQUAKE AND FIRE 1906 and other Earthquakes in History By CHARLES MORRIS, LL. D.
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THE SAN FRANCISCO CALAMITY BY EARTHQUAKE AND FIRE A Complete and Accurate Account of the Fearful Disaster which Visited the Great City and the Pacific Coast, the Reign of Panic and Lawlessness, the... More > Plight of 300,000 Homeless People and the World-wide Rush to the Rescue. TOLD BY EYE WITNESSES INCLUDING GRAPHIC AND RELIABLE ACCOUNTS OF ALL GREAT EARTHQUAKES AND VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS IN THE WORLD'S HISTORY, AND SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATIONS OF THEIR CAUSES. EDITED BY CHARLES MORRIS, LL. D. PREFACE Earthquake and famine, fire and sudden death--these are the destroyers that men fear when they come singly; but upon the unhappy people of California they came together, a hideous quartette, to slay human beings, to blot from existence the wealth that represented prolonged and strenuous effort, to bring hunger and speechless misery to three hundred thousand homeless and terror-stricken people.< Less
THE SAN FRANCISCO CALAMITY BY EARTHQUAKE AND FIRE 1906 and other Earthquakes in History By CHARLES MORRIS, LL. D.
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THE SAN FRANCISCO CALAMITY BY EARTHQUAKE AND FIRE A Complete and Accurate Account of the Fearful Disaster which Visited the Great City and the Pacific Coast, the Reign of Panic and Lawlessness, the... More > Plight of 300,000 Homeless People and the World-wide Rush to the Rescue. TOLD BY EYE WITNESSES INCLUDING GRAPHIC AND RELIABLE ACCOUNTS OF ALL GREAT EARTHQUAKES AND VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS IN THE WORLD'S HISTORY, AND SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATIONS OF THEIR CAUSES. EDITED BY CHARLES MORRIS, LL. D. PREFACE Earthquake and famine, fire and sudden death--these are the destroyers that men fear when they come singly; but upon the unhappy people of California they came together, a hideous quartette, to slay human beings, to blot from existence the wealth that represented prolonged and strenuous effort, to bring hunger and speechless misery to three hundred thousand homeless and terror-stricken people.< Less
The San Francisco 49ers Under Coach Walsh By Arne Christensen
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An extensive guide to the 10 49ers seasons under Coach Bill Walsh, including game-by-game summaries of the three Super Bowl seasons. Kevin Lynch, 49ers reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle, who... More > covered the team starting in 1988, called it "a fantastic body of work. . . the short summary of every game gives you a quick snap shot and then the statistics are always worth a gander."< Less
On the Beach: A Celebration of Ocean Beach, San Francisco By John W. Wall
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A contemporary look at the startling, beautiful -- and sometimes amusing -- natural and cultural history of San Francisco's Ocean Beach.
Evergreen Review - Number 2 - San Francisco Scene By Various
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Contents: Kenneth Rexroth — San Francisco Letter and Noretorp-Noretsyh Brother Antoninus, O.P. — Four Poems Robert Duncan — Three Poems Lawrence Ferlinghetti — Dog and Other... More > Poems Henry Miller — Big Sur and the Good Life Michael McClure — The Robe and Other Poems Josephine Miles — Four Poems Jack Spicer — Psychoanalysis and Other Poems Ralph J. Gleason — San Francisco Jazz Scene Harry Redl — 8 Photographs of San Francisco Poets Michael Rumaker — The Desert James Broughton — Four Poems Gary Snyder — The Berry Feast Philip Whalen — Five Poems Jack Kerouac — October in the Railroad Earth Allen Ginsberg — Howl Dore Ashton — The San Francisco School Cover photograph by Fred Lyon< Less
Psychedelic Music in San Francisco: Style, Context, and Evolution By Craig Morrison
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This investigation into the psychedelic music of San Francisco outlines its musical and cultural context and identifies key characteristics. The origins, development, decline, and revival of this... More > vibrant and innovative form of rock, which emerged in the mid-1960s, are traced through an original model of musical style evolution. Part of the research involved interviews with members of bands such as the Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Country Joe and the Fish, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Moby Grape, and It’s A Beautiful Day. This is a book edition of a Ph.D. thesis for an interdisciplinary program in humanities. The approach blends music, history, and communication studies. Craig Morrison is a musician (guitar, keyboards, vocals) and is also the author of Go Cat Go! Rockabilly Music and Its Makers (published by the University of Illinois Press) and American Popular Music: Rock and Roll (published by Facts on File).< Less
Psychedelic Music in San Francisco: Style, Context, and Evolution By Craig Morrison
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This investigation into the psychedelic music of San Francisco outlines its musical and cultural context and identifies key characteristics. The origins, development, decline, and revival of this... More > vibrant and innovative form of rock, which emerged in the mid-1960s, are traced through an original model of musical style evolution. Part of the research involved interviews with members of bands such as the Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Country Joe and the Fish, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Moby Grape, and It’s A Beautiful Day. This is a book edition of a Ph.D. thesis for an interdisciplinary program in humanities. The approach blends music, history, and communication studies. Craig Morrison is a musician (guitar, keyboards, vocals) and is also the author of Go Cat Go! Rockabilly Music and Its Makers (published by the University of Illinois Press) and American Popular Music: Rock and Roll (published by Facts on File).< Less
Raking the Ashes, Genealogical Strategies for Pre-1906 San Francisco Research, Second Edition By Nancy Simons Peterson
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This handbook is a "must have" for researching San Francisco ancestors, providing invaluable guidance on which records were lost in the 1906 earthquake and fire, which records survived, and... More > where to find them.< Less

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