Berkeley Walks: Revealing Rambles through America's Most by Robert E. Johnson,Janet L. Byron PDF

By Robert E. Johnson,Janet L. Byron

ISBN-10: 1938901398

ISBN-13: 9781938901393

Berkeley Walks celebrates the issues that make Berkeley any such superb jogging city—diverse structure, panoramic perspectives, tree-lined neighborhoods, ancient houses, strange gardens, mystery pathways, hidden parks, shiny highway existence, trend-setting eating places, and fascinating heritage. attention-grabbing and impressive sidelights contain the house development from which Patty Hearst was once abducted; Ted Kaczynski’s domestic prior to he turned the Unabomber; and the apartments of Nobel laureates and literary Berkeleyans akin to Thornton Wilder, Ann Rice, and Philip okay. Dick.

Bob Johnson and Janet Byron—longtime urban citizens and travel guides—designed those 18 walks to show off the numerous parts that make Berkeley’s neighborhoods, purchasing districts, and educational parts such enjoyable to discover. viewers will find a shiny neighborhood past the collage of California campus borders, whereas locals can be stunned and extremely joyful through the treasures of their personal backyards.

Highlights of the publication contain a spotlight on architects Joseph Esherick, John Galen Howard, Bernard Maybeck, Julia Morgan, James Plachek, Walter Ratcliff, Jr., and John Hudson Thomas, a hundred archival and unique pictures, and 20 maps, together with a map of Berkeley bookstores.

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