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By the golden gate

or, San Francisco, the queen city of the Pacific coast; with scenes and incidents characteristic of its life.

by Joseph Carey

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Published by The Albany Diocesan Press in Albany, N. Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • San Francisco (Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Joseph Carey.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p.
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17959155M
    LC Control Numbera 21000154
    OCLC/WorldCa7258745

      The book “I’ll Be Gone in the Dark" by writer Michelle McNamara helped re-energize interest in the decades-cold case of the Golden State Killer, who terrorized California in a . The 21st book by one of the masters of adventure and suspense, this is the story of terrorists who hold the President of the U.S. hostage in the middle of the Golden Gate Bridge; boards and text are clean, tight; dustjacket has 2 cm tear at bottom of front panel, other minor edgewear, creased front flap and small stain on spine; Very Good/Good.

    The Golden Gate gives great joy.”—Gore Vidal One of the most highly regarded novels of , Vikram Seth’s story in verse made him a literary household name in both the United States and India. John Brown, a successful yuppie living in s San Francisco meets a romantic interest in Liz, after placing a personal ad in the newspaper. The Golden Notebook consists of alternating sections: there is a framing narrative called "Free Women," narrated in the third person and featuring a character named Anna writes in four notebooks: one black, one red, one yellow, and one blue. The novel alternates between describing Anna's life experiences and revealing the content of the different notebooks.

    Golden Gate Bridge Construction stock pictures and images. Browse golden gate bridge construction stock photos and images available, or search for golden gate construction or bridge under construction to find more great stock photos and pictures.   BLACK DEATH AT THE GOLDEN GATE THE RACE TO SAVE AMERICA FROM THE BUBONIC PLAGUE She continues, “destroying a culture’s books is sentencing it to something worse than death: It is sentencing it to seem as if it never happened.” The author also examines the library’s important role in the city since and the construction of the.


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