Berkeley walks by Johnson, Robert E. (Tour guide)

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Subjects:

  • Walking,
  • Guidebooks,
  • Architecture,
  • Historic buildings

About the Edition

This expanded and updated edition of a local bestseller offers 21 self-guided walks through one of America"s most fascinating cities with its diverse architecture, panoramic views, tree-lined neighborhoods, unusual gardens, secret pathways, hidden parks, and colorful street life.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementRobert E. Johnson and Janet L. Byron
ContributionsByron, Janet
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF869.B5 J64 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 317 pages
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26958496M
ISBN 101938901754
ISBN 109781938901751
OCLC/WorldCa1004258033

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