Tatiana Siegel

Book Review: A Dangerous Place


by Marc Reisner, Pantheon Books, 2003, 181 pages, $22.   Don’t let the hyperinflated housing market fool you. The Bay Area is sit-uated atop some of the most seismically unappealing real estate in the world. In fact, the nine-county region … Read more

Book Review: New Bay Area Trail Guides


100 Hikes in the San Francisco Bay Area, by Marc J. Soares (The Mountaineers Books, 2001, 239 pages, $15.95) has something for everyone, from the novice to the serious hiker. Organized into seven regions, the guide offers trail distance, estimated … Read more