Bret Harte
Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 California Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 
Ina Coolbrith
Phoebe Apperson, George Hearst
The characters & events portrayed in this book are all real people & real events that shaped San Francisco, California, and American history. I have…
Mary Ellen Pleasant
Maria Amparo Ruiz
The Journey
“In those days California seemed as remote from the East as the heart of Central Africa.” - Unknown pioneer “As each man steps his foot on shore he…
The characters and events portrayed in this book are all real people and real events that shaped San Francisco, California, and American history. I have…
Cast of Characters Escapes Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 California Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11…