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San Francisco, the bay and its cities

Writers" Program. California.

San Francisco, the bay and its cities

by Writers" Program. California.

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Published by Hastings House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Francisco (Calif.),
  • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Guidebooks,
    • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcomp. by workers of the Writers" Program of the Work Projects Administration in northern California. Sponsored by the City and County of San Francisco.
      SeriesAmerican guide series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF869.S3 W95 1947
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 531 p.
      Number of Pages531
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6515106M
      LC Control Number47011536

      The whole San Francisco Bay ecosystem—that enormous estuary with its maze of bays, rich delta, and associated rivers and streams—is in the midst of an ecological calamity. After Landing is a travel guide series dedicated to bringing you insider tips and local recommendations on what to see and do in some of our favourite cities. Check back often for new you have visited San Francisco already, you will know of its charms. If you have not, then you absol Author: The Hub Team.

      Today, the Bay Area is home to the most successful knowledge economy in America, while Los Angeles has fallen progressively further behind its neighbor to the north and a number of other American metropolises. Yet, in , experts would have predicted that L.A. would outpace San Francisco in population, income, economic power, and influence. The usual factors used to explain urban growth. In fact, Pew Research ranked San Francisco as the most liberal city in the nation, with LA coming at No. 18 on the list, behind cities like Chicago and New Orleans. 9. Homeownership is far less Author: Katie Canales.

      Cancel free on most hotels. Get discounted rates on hotel reservations in Bay Area, California with Take advantage of our last minute Bay Area hotel deals & offers today! Book online and save up to 50% off.   San Francisco holds the lead for highest paid tech salaries for four straight years, but other cities are poised to steal its No. 1 ranking in the next few : Dawn Kawamoto.


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San Francisco, the bay and its cities. New York, Hastings House, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration of Northern California. OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages plates, maps 21 cm.

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