Synopses & Reviews
The natives call it simply "the City." This is the story of the changing faceof San Francisco, and how it has become one of the most picturesque cities inthe world. Seventy modern color photographs are compared side-by-side with 70archival photographs from the 1850s to the 1950s.
Celebrating America's favorite cityscapes, this series combines historic interest and contemporary beauty. Then and Now features fascinating archival photographs contrasted with specially commissioned, full-color images of the same scene today. These books offer a visual lesson in the historic changes of the nation's greatest urban landscapes and a captivating look at how time changes the world we live in.