SanFranciscosOceanBeachIoA[Book: Kathleen Manning & Jim Dickson – 2003 – 16x23cm – 128 Pages – Many B&W photos]. Where the waves of the Pacific Ocean wash up against the quiet neighbourhoods of San Francisco, Ocean Beach has endured as a popular destination for tourists and San Francisco residents alike. Captured here is the history and beauty of Ocean Beach. Selected Chapter Points: History of Ocean Beach; Sutro and Sutro Heights; Other Attractions at Ocean Beach; Playland at the Beach (Amusement Park); Fleishhacker Pool, Playfield, and Zoo. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair.