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City of quartz : excavating the future in Los Angeles

Author: Mike Davis
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 1990.
Series: Haymarket series.
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Winner of the American Social Politics Award and shortlisted for the National Book Award. The book tells a tale of greed, manipulation, power and prejudice that has made Los Angeles what has been  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Davis, Mike, 1946-
City of quartz.
London ; New York : Verso, 1990
(OCoLC)645789160
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Davis
ISBN: 0860913031 9780860913030 0099998203 9780099998204
OCLC Number: 22118422
Description: ix, 462 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Haymarket series.
Responsibility: Mike Davis ; photographs by Robert Morrow.
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"Absolutely fascinating."--William Gibson"Few books shed as much light on their subjects as this opinionated and original excavation of Los Angeles from the mythical debris of its past and Read more...

 
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