Richard Griswold del Castillo, Book Review Editor
San Diego’s Historic Gaslamp Quarter: Then and Now.
By Susan H. Carrico and Kathleen Flanigan. San Diego: Goodway Printing and Graphics, 1989. $7.95.
This is a guidebook to the Gaslamp Quarter U.S. National Historic District compiled by two expert researchers after a great deal of painstaking investigation into archives scattered throughout the state. It provides a map with numbers corresponding to 69 historic buildings in the Gaslamp Quarter. As such it is a very high quality guide for the local historian or serious tourist.