Books tagged: san francisco history

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History Scavenger Hunt – San Francisco
Series: SleuthQuests Scavenger Hunts, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
If you are looking for a quirky to learn about San Francisco history while on vacation, then this book is perfect for you! This book contains 50 clue-based questions that will send you on a scavenger hunt throughout the city. If you want to add a little bit of history into your relationship, then you won’t want to miss this book!
San Francisco Trivia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This book contains 200 clue-based questions that will send you on a scavenger hunt throughout the city. If you want to add a little bit of history into your relationship, then you won’t want to miss this book! This book contains four different scavenger-based trivia hunts; they may also be purchased separately.
Masanori Murakami Japanese Pitching Phenom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Masanori Murakami pitched baseball in Japan for 17 seasons after he returned to the Nankai Hawks in 1966. His story is intriguing for many reasons. A main one is that MLB chief Ford Frick broke relations with Japan over the rights to Mashi, as he was called by Giants' fans. The San Francisco Giants decided to accept a compromise agreement that was offered by the Nippon Pro Baseball commissioner.
Breaking Out Of The Rock Escape Proof Alcatraz Prison
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
Alcatraz experienced a number of breakout attempts and an armed rebellion that had to be put down with Marine assistance in May 1946. My e-book was researched from news clippings describing the attempted escapes and prisoner strikes, one of which grew extremely violent. Alcatraz intimidated prisoners. "The Rock" featured Block D, a place of solitary confinement and complete darkness.