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The Resource Land of smoke and mirrors : a cultural history of Los Angeles, Vincent Brook

Land of smoke and mirrors : a cultural history of Los Angeles, Vincent Brook

Label
Land of smoke and mirrors : a cultural history of Los Angeles
Title
Land of smoke and mirrors
Title remainder
a cultural history of Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
Vincent Brook
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979.4/94
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F869.L857
LC item number
B76 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Land of smoke and mirrors : a cultural history of Los Angeles, Vincent Brook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-280) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Original si(g)n. The Ramona myth -- Ramona revisited -- Si(g)n city. "City with two heads" -- What price Hollywood? -- L.A. noir. Bright and guilty place -- Neo-noir -- Multicultural L.A. LAtinos -- bLAcks -- LAsians -- LAnglos and LAGBTs -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 301 p.
Isbn
9780813554563
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012009902
Other control number
40021852546
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn781939861
  • (OCoLC)781939861
  • ucoclc781939861
Label
Land of smoke and mirrors : a cultural history of Los Angeles, Vincent Brook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-280) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Original si(g)n. The Ramona myth -- Ramona revisited -- Si(g)n city. "City with two heads" -- What price Hollywood? -- L.A. noir. Bright and guilty place -- Neo-noir -- Multicultural L.A. LAtinos -- bLAcks -- LAsians -- LAnglos and LAGBTs -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 301 p.
Isbn
9780813554563
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012009902
Other control number
40021852546
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn781939861
  • (OCoLC)781939861
  • ucoclc781939861

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