Item #226861 Wildsam Field Guides: San Francisco. Taylor Bruce, Lisa Congdon.

Wildsam Field Guides: San Francisco

Wildsam Field Guides, November 2013. Paper Back. New. Item #226861
ISBN: 0615912583

Wildsam Field Guides: San Francisco reveals this legendary city through local stories, travel intel and modern lore, seeking out the real and rooted things, what's truly authentic and sharing the soul of a place, for travelers and locals alike.

See what's special about the City by the Bay City, including:

  • Master Baker Chad Robertson on his craft
  • A timeline of Bay Area technology
  • Where famous local chefs love to eat
  • A secret bike path to avoid those hills
  • Why the Golden Gate Bridge is red
  • A map of the city's best vistas
  • Words from Mark Twain and Jack London
  • The one burrito to try in the Mission

Wildsam Field Guides: San Francisco leads travelers into the most authentic experience of the California city, working closely with a team of trusted locals. Contributors include writer Joan Didion, baker Chad Robertson, artist Zio Zeigler, poet August Kleinzahler, novelist Julie Orringer, winemaker Andrew Mariani, among others. Topics in the handsome volume include Beatnik lore, bridge building, the Gold Rush, tech busts, the science of fog, WWII, John Muir, counterculture, wine making, bread baking, gentrification and more. This San Francisco field guide is a insightful, authentic spotlight on one of America's most beautiful cities.

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Price: $20.00

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