San Francisco: A Cultural and Literary History
Author: Mick Sinclair
Publication date: 2003
Interlink Publishing Group
A guide to the cultural history and geography of San Francisco. Starts with an introduction to the layout of the city then chronicles the cultural history of the city from 1848 onwards.
Includes the chapter "Turning America On Its Head" which discusses the beats, Ken Kesey, and the SF groups of the 1960's. Also includes a picture of Jerry Garcia on the front cover.
A volume in the Cities of the Imagination series.