Season Of The Witch : Enchantment, Terror, And Deliverance In The City Of Love

Season Of The Witch : Enchantment, Terror, And Deliverance In The City Of Love

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"In a kaleidoscopic narrative ... bestselling author David Talbot tells the gripping story of San Francisco in the turbulent years between 1967 and 1982--and of the extraordinary men and women who led to the city's ultimate rebirth and triumph." -- Page 4 of cover.
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Edition Statement :

1st Free Press trade pbk. ed.

Content :

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.

Publication, Distribution, etc. :

New York : Free Press, 2013.

ISBN :

1439108242

Physical Description :

xvii, 452 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm

Notes :
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-428), discography (p. 407-408) , filmographies, and index.
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