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The Resource Imagining Los Angeles : a city in fiction, David Fine

Imagining Los Angeles : a city in fiction, David Fine

Label
Imagining Los Angeles : a city in fiction
Title
Imagining Los Angeles
Title remainder
a city in fiction
Statement of responsibility
David Fine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.009/3279494
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.L57
LC item number
F56 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Imagining Los Angeles : a city in fiction, David Fine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-[272]) and index
Contents
Preface and acknowledgments. -- Starting points: the place and the writers. -- Boosters and boasters: the making and unmaking of a myth. -- The twenties and beyond: oil, movies, and salvation. -- View from the back room: the hard-boiled thirties. -- Down these mean streets: the tough-guy detective story. -- Sargasso of the imagination: the Hollywood novel. -- Down and out in Los Angeles: from Bunker Hill to the Barrio. -- Black dahlias and zoot suits: the recovery of history. -- Endings and beginnings: surviving Apocalypse
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 293 p.
Isbn
9780826322074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99050717
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42913683
  • ucoclc42913683
Label
Imagining Los Angeles : a city in fiction, David Fine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-[272]) and index
Contents
Preface and acknowledgments. -- Starting points: the place and the writers. -- Boosters and boasters: the making and unmaking of a myth. -- The twenties and beyond: oil, movies, and salvation. -- View from the back room: the hard-boiled thirties. -- Down these mean streets: the tough-guy detective story. -- Sargasso of the imagination: the Hollywood novel. -- Down and out in Los Angeles: from Bunker Hill to the Barrio. -- Black dahlias and zoot suits: the recovery of history. -- Endings and beginnings: surviving Apocalypse
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 293 p.
Isbn
9780826322074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99050717
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42913683
  • ucoclc42913683

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