Infinite City

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520262492
Size: 15.50 MB
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What makes a place? Rebecca Solnit reinvents the traditional atlas, searching for layers of meaning & connections of experience across San Francisco.

Infinite City

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520262506
Size: 24.97 MB
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What makes a place? Rebecca Solnit reinvents the traditional atlas, searching for layers of meaning & connections of experience across San Francisco.

Nonstop Metropolis

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520285956
Size: 54.77 MB
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" -- Publisher's description. “I am thrilled to have another book-object in this series, as I devoured the San Francisco volume when I was there, and the New Orleans one likewise. Now finally here is one about the town where I live.

Righteous Dopefiend

Author: Philippe I. Bourgois
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520230880
Size: 74.66 MB
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Explores the world of homelessness and drug addiction in contemporary United States, discussing such themes as violence, race relations, sexuality, family trauma, social inequality, and power relations.

The Encyclopedia Of Trouble And Spaciousness

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781595347534
Size: 27.61 MB
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In its encyclopedic reach and its generous compassion, this collection charts a way through the thickets of our complex social and political structures"--Provided by publisher"--

Ten Years That Shook The City

Author: Chris Carlsson
Publisher: City Lights Books
ISBN: 1931404127
Size: 68.86 MB
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The alliances, programs, and goals of a historic decade that continues to shape SF and the world.

Imperial San Francisco

Author: Gray Brechin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520933486
Size: 30.86 MB
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The story uncovered by Gray Brechin is one of greed and ambition on an epic scale.

Cool Gray City Of Love

Author: Gary Kamiya
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620401258
Size: 79.60 MB
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Complete with hand-drawn maps ofthe 49locations, this handsome package will sit comfortably on the short shelf of enduring books about places, alongside E. B. White's Here is New York, Jose Saramago's Journey to Portugal, or Alfred Kazin's ...

Savage Dreams

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 052095792X
Size: 15.90 MB
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In this foundational book of landscape theory and environmental thinking, Rebecca Solnit explores our national Eden and Armageddon and offers a pathbreaking history of the west, focusing on the relationship between culture and its ...

Reclaiming San Francisco

Author: City Lights Books
Publisher: City Lights Books
ISBN: 9780872863354
Size: 30.27 MB
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Reclaiming San Francisco is an anthology of fresh appraisals of the contrarian spirit of the city-a spirit "resistant to authority or control." The official story of San Francisco is one of progress, development, and growth.