Posted by Lorna Wallace on Monday, June 05, 2006 at 18:31:39 :
In Reply to: Book of 1906 Earthquake Letters posted by Lorna Wallace on Monday, December 19, 2005 at 00:10:11 :
: "Fascinating reading"
: The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake was experienced and documented by a young local woman through letters written to her fiancé in NY. The recently discovered letters are featured in a book, "A Most Dreadful Earthquake" by Dorothy Fowler, published by the California Genealogical Society, & available Feb 2006.
: Examples of enthusiastic reviews:
: "Anyone with an interest in San Francisco history would enjoy this book.” Pamela Storm, Co-founder, sfgenealogy.com
: "This book is much more than another Earthquake and Fire centennial publication, it is also a family history constructed from resources that only a skilled and persistent genealogist could assemble."
: SPECIAL PRE-PUBLICATION OFFER:$15 plus $3 handling, & CA tax). Details at www.calgensoc.org . As of 5/23/06, there were also a few copies at Cody's Books in San Francisco.
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