by Sophia Markoulakis
On the morning of Oct. 11, Obi Kaufmann was wrapping up the first leg of his book tour en route to the Lost Coast. Days later, he gave the keynote address to the annual fundraising dinner for the Klamath Siskiyou Wildland Center while his beloved Bay Area was burning. The theme of the evening was resiliency. Most would say his new book, “The California Field Atlas” (Heyday; $45), carries a similar ethos.