Black fire: [the true story of the original Tom Sawyer--and of the mysterious fires that baptized Gold Rush-era San Francisco]

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Traces the little-known story of a volunteer fireman, marine engineer, and poker buddy of Mark Twain who inspired the character of Tom Sawyer, describing his pivotal contributions to the hunt for a serial arsonist in 1850s San Francisco.
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subject_facet Adventure and adventurers -- California -- San Francisco -- Biography
Arson -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 19th Century
Arson -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 19th century
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary
Fire fighters -- California -- San Francisco -- Biography
Fires -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 19th Century
Fires -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 19th century
HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Biography
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- 19th Century
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- 19th century
Sawyer, Tom (Fictitious character)
Sawyer, Tom -- (Fictitious character)
Sawyer, Tom, -- 1832-1906
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Friends and associates
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Sources
title_display Black fire : the true story of the original Tom Sawyer--and of the mysterious fires that baptized Gold Rush-era San Francisco
title_full Black Fire The True Story of the Original Tom Sawyer - and of the Mysterious Fires That Baptized Gold Rush-Era San Francisco
Black fire : [the true story of the original Tom Sawyer--and of the mysterious fires that baptized Gold Rush-era San Francisco] [electronic resource] / Robert Graysmith
Black fire : the true story of the original Tom Sawyer--and of the mysterious fires that baptized Gold Rush-era San Francisco / written and illustrated by Robert Graysmith
title_short Black fire :
title_sub [the true story of the original Tom Sawyer--and of the mysterious fires that baptized Gold Rush-era San Francisco]
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers
Arson
Biography & Autobiography
Fire fighters
Fires
Friends and associates
History
Nonfiction
Sawyer, Tom
Sawyer, Tom (Fictitious character)
Twain, Mark