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Venice : a contested Bohemia in Los Angeles

Author: Andrew Deener
Publisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Nestled between Santa Monica and Marina del Rey, Venice is a Los Angeles community filled with apparent contradictions. There, people of various races and classes live side by side. The author  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Deener
ISBN: 9780226140001 0226140008 9780226140018 0226140016
OCLC Number: 859433354
Description: xix, 306 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Welcome to Venice --
A beach town in transition --
The "black section" of Venice --
People out of place --
Scenic neighborhood --
Bohemian theme park --
Fashionable Bohemia --
The future of the American city.
Responsibility: Andrew Deener.
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"Andrew Deener writes clearly and engagingly about development and gentrification in Venice, one of those places that everyone has heard about but few people actually know. Unfailingly interesting to Read more...

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