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2 edition of This is San Francisco. found in the catalog.

This is San Francisco.

O"Brien, Robert journalist.

This is San Francisco.

by O"Brien, Robert journalist.

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Published by Nourse Pub. Co. in San Carlos, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Antonio Sotomayor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF869.S3 O15 1962
      The Physical Object
      Pagination351 p.
      Number of Pages351
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5847461M
      LC Control Number62006587
      OCLC/WorldCa2574093

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Robert O'Brien was a journalist for the San Francisco Chronicle from to and the author of a column on San Francisco history, from which much of the material for this book was culled. He has also written California Called Them, a history of Northern California's Gold Rush towns.

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