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The Resource Season of the witch : enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the city of love, David Talbot

Season of the witch : enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the city of love, David Talbot

Label
Season of the witch : enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the city of love
Title
Season of the witch
Title remainder
enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the city of love
Statement of responsibility
David Talbot
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of San Francisco in the latter half of the twentieth century, covering topics ranging from the civil rights movement and pop culture to the 49ers and famous crime cases
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Talbot, David
Dewey number
306.09794/610904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN80.S4
LC item number
T35 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • Culture conflict
  • Social problems
  • Social change
  • Political culture
  • Counterculture
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Label
Season of the witch : enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the city of love, David Talbot
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-428) and index
Contents
Prologue: Wild Irish rogues -- pt. 1. Enchantment -- Saturday afternoon -- Dead men dancing -- The walled city -- The free city -- The lost children of windy feet -- Street medicine -- Murder on shakedown street -- The Napoleon of rock -- The daily circus -- San Francisco's morning kiss -- Radio free America -- The palace of golden cocks -- pt. 2. Terror -- A death in the family -- Lucifer rising -- A knife down your throat -- Benevolent dictator -- Love's last stand -- Dungeons and dragons -- The revolution will be televised -- Black and white and red all over -- The empress of Chinatown -- San Francisco satyricon -- Civic war -- Inside mMan -- Slouching toward San Francisco -- Prophet of doom -- Exodus -- Rapture in the jungle -- The reckoning -- A tale of two cities -- Day of the gun -- pt. 3. Deliverance -- Fire by trial -- The center holds -- Strange angels -- Playing against God -- The city of Saint Francis -- Epilogue
Control code
sky240172935
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xvii, 452 p.
Isbn
9781439108246
Lccn
2011032082
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Season of the witch : enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the city of love, David Talbot
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-428) and index
Contents
Prologue: Wild Irish rogues -- pt. 1. Enchantment -- Saturday afternoon -- Dead men dancing -- The walled city -- The free city -- The lost children of windy feet -- Street medicine -- Murder on shakedown street -- The Napoleon of rock -- The daily circus -- San Francisco's morning kiss -- Radio free America -- The palace of golden cocks -- pt. 2. Terror -- A death in the family -- Lucifer rising -- A knife down your throat -- Benevolent dictator -- Love's last stand -- Dungeons and dragons -- The revolution will be televised -- Black and white and red all over -- The empress of Chinatown -- San Francisco satyricon -- Civic war -- Inside mMan -- Slouching toward San Francisco -- Prophet of doom -- Exodus -- Rapture in the jungle -- The reckoning -- A tale of two cities -- Day of the gun -- pt. 3. Deliverance -- Fire by trial -- The center holds -- Strange angels -- Playing against God -- The city of Saint Francis -- Epilogue
Control code
sky240172935
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xvii, 452 p.
Isbn
9781439108246
Lccn
2011032082
Other physical details
ill.

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