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The Barbary Coast : an informal history of the San Francisco underworld

Author: Herbert Asbury
Publisher: New York : Thunder's Mouth Press, 2002.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Asbury
ISBN: 1560254084 9781560254089
OCLC Number: 50028810
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1933.
Includes index.
Description: 318 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: "The miners came in forty-nine" --
Hounds and harlots --
The Sydney ducks --
The second cleansing --
"Where no gentle breezes blow" --
The bella union --
The Chinese and the hoodlums --
The slaves of Chinatown --
"God help the poor sailor!" --
"Company, girls!" --
Slummers' paradise --
The end of the Barbary Coast.
Responsibility: by Herbert Asbury.
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