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Artillery at the Golden Gate

the harbor defenses of San Francisco in World War II

by Brian B. Chin

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Published by Pictorial Histories Pub. Co. in Missoula, Mont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Francisco (Calif.),
  • California,
  • San Francisco.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army -- Artillery -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- California -- San Francisco.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Artillery operations, American.,
    • Coast defenses -- California -- San Francisco.,
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- History, Military.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-166) and index.

      Statementby Brian B. Chin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD769.85.C21 S243 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 170 p. :
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1124549M
      ISBN 100929521854
      LC Control Number94065848

      Harbor defense artillery at San Francisco during World War Two in photos and text THE BIG INCH GUN This is Battery Townsley, an emplacement for two inch battleship guns. This battery was located on the northern flank of the Golden Gate defenses at Fort Cronkhite in Marin County. Author:Seth, Vikram. Golden Gate-Trade. Book Binding:Paperback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition:VERYGOOD.

      The Golden Gate () is the first novel by poet and novelist Vikram work is a novel in verse composed of Onegin stanzas (sonnets written in iambic tetrameter, with the rhyme scheme following the AbAbCCddEffEgg pattern of Eugene Onegin).It was inspired by Charles Johnston's translation of Pushkin's Eugene Onegin. The Golden Notebook consists of alternating sections: there is a framing narrative called "Free Women," narrated in the third person and featuring a character named Anna writes in four notebooks: one black, one red, one yellow, and one blue. The novel alternates between describing Anna's life experiences and revealing the content of the different notebooks.

      The Golden Gate Bridge is an important structure in San Francisco, California. Before this bridge was built, people had to take a ferry across the dangerous stretch of water to get to Marin County. Now they simply drive across. Just how long is the Golden Gate Bridge? And how did workers build this orange structure? Read this book to find out!   The Sleepy Eye Area Historical Society recently published the local history book, “Golden Gate, A Landmark of the Past.” This book had been previously published but was out of print. In honor of the Golden Gate book being available once again, the historical society also chose Golden Gate as the subject for the Sleepy Eye ornament.


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