Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas

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Product Details

Price
$29.95  $27.55
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
Pages
168
Dimensions
7.11 X 11.92 X 0.58 inches | 1.31 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520262508

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About the Author

Rebecca Solnit is the best-selling author of many books, including River of Shadows, for which she won the National Book Critics Circle Award, A Paradise Built in Hell, Savage Dreams (UC Press), and Storming the Gates of Paradise (UC Press).

Reviews

"A joyous book."--San Francisco Chronicle (11/03/2010)
"This is an amazing and thought-provoking book."--Geist (11/05/2012)
"A gorgeously published book . . . After you have finished savoring this book, which deserves to be read slowly and thoughtfully, you feel like you have been living for decades in San Francisco."-- (08/30/2015)
"Gorgeous and infinitely fascinating . . . A treasure,"-- (09/17/2015)
"...not your average atlas. . . . a fascinating visual representation of San Francisco's many diverse geographical and cultural layers."--Fodor's Travel
"Inventive and affectionate."--New York Times Book Review (12/05/2010)
"This nicely designed book offers a collection of essays and subject specific maps anyone who loves San Francisco will enjoy poring over."--Bookloons.com (10/18/2011)
"Brilliantly disorients our native sense of place."--San Francisco Magazine (12/01/2010)
"A richly textured graphic book that no electronic format can master yet, Infinite City features Rebecca Solnit as cultural and historical tour guide through the city she calls home."--Shelf Awareness (10/18/2010)
"A fresh and intriguing spin on mapmaking."--Utne (11/01/2010)
"A thrilling new book."--San Francisco Bay Guardian (12/01/2010)
"A gorgeously produced collection of maps and essays."--Los Angeles Review Of Books (07/28/2011)
"A treasure of intricate, intimate maps."--SF360 (12/20/2010)