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A Companion to Los Angeles by William Deverell, Greg Hise

By William Deverell, Greg Hise

This Companion comprises 25 unique essays by way of writers and students who current a professional review of the easiest and most crucial paintings so far at the advanced historical past of Los Angeles.

  • The first Companion supplying a historic survey of la, incorporating severe, multi-disciplinary issues and leading edge scholarship
  • Features essays from various disciplines, together with heritage, political technological know-how, cultural stories, and geography
  • Photo essays and ‘contemporary voice’ sections mix with conventional historiographic essays to supply a multi-dimensional view of this vivid and numerous city
  • Essays hide the main issues within the box inside a thematic constitution, together with demography, social unrest, politics, pop culture, structure, and concrete studies

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