Season of the witch : enchantment, terror and deliverance in the city of love (eBook, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Season of the witch : enchantment, terror and deliverance in the city of love
Checking...

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

Author: David Talbot
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Free Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Salon founder David Talbot chronicles the cultural history of San Francisco and from the late 1960s to the early 1980s when figures such as Harvey Milk, Janis Joplin, Jim Jones, and Bill Walsh helped usher from backwater city to thriving metropolis.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Electronic books
Biographies
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Talbot
ISBN: 9781439127872 1439127875
OCLC Number: 893105426
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 13, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 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 man --
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.
Responsibility: David Talbot.
More information:

Abstract:

Salon founder David Talbot chronicles the cultural history of San Francisco and from the late 1960s to the early 1980s when figures such as Harvey Milk, Janis Joplin, Jim Jones, and Bill Walsh helped usher from backwater city to thriving metropolis.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Exhaustive research yields penetrating character studies...Talbot incisively relates the atmosphere of service in the Haight...In a surprising ending, Talbot convincingly suggests that imperfect new Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.