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The Resource Shameful victory : the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the hidden history of Chavez Ravine, John H. M. Laslett

Shameful victory : the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the hidden history of Chavez Ravine, John H. M. Laslett

Label
Shameful victory : the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the hidden history of Chavez Ravine
Title
Shameful victory
Title remainder
the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the hidden history of Chavez Ravine
Statement of responsibility
John H. M. Laslett
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The book offers a history of Chavez Ravine with special attention to the period after World War II to the early 1960s, studying Los Angeles and its political structure, the contractions in policies around public housing, the impact on Mexican Americans, and the building of Dodger Stadium and the arrival of the team to Chavez Ravine"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
AzTeS/DLC
Dewey number
979.4/94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F869.L86
LC item number
C438 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Shameful victory : the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the hidden history of Chavez Ravine, John H. M. Laslett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Building a unique barrio -- Mexicans on the hilltop : gaining a foothold, 1830-1929 -- Prelude to a crisis : race, patriotism, and public housing in depression and war, 1929-1949 -- Public housing, evictions, and the impact of the Red Scare -- Struggling to keep our homes : the evictions crisis, 1950-1952 -- Political consequences : the defeat of public housing and the triumph of corporate modernism, 1950-1953 -- Building Dodger Stadium -- L.A. pursues the Brooklyn Dodgers, 1957-1959 -- Dodger success and the history of minority displacement in Los Angeles, 1870-1990 -- Chavez Ravine in the light of subsequent history -- Have LA's urban renewal policies been adequately reformed? -- Chavez Ravine's cultural legacy
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 218 pages
Isbn
9780816500864
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015003060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40025236980
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905969987
  • ucoclc905969987
Label
Shameful victory : the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the hidden history of Chavez Ravine, John H. M. Laslett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Building a unique barrio -- Mexicans on the hilltop : gaining a foothold, 1830-1929 -- Prelude to a crisis : race, patriotism, and public housing in depression and war, 1929-1949 -- Public housing, evictions, and the impact of the Red Scare -- Struggling to keep our homes : the evictions crisis, 1950-1952 -- Political consequences : the defeat of public housing and the triumph of corporate modernism, 1950-1953 -- Building Dodger Stadium -- L.A. pursues the Brooklyn Dodgers, 1957-1959 -- Dodger success and the history of minority displacement in Los Angeles, 1870-1990 -- Chavez Ravine in the light of subsequent history -- Have LA's urban renewal policies been adequately reformed? -- Chavez Ravine's cultural legacy
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 218 pages
Isbn
9780816500864
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015003060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40025236980
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905969987
  • ucoclc905969987

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