This is the City by Ronald J. Schmidt
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This is the City
By Ronald J. Schmidt

This is the City

Making Model Citizens in Los Angeles

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This is the City by Ronald J. Schmidt

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Rather than presenting a comprehensive history of Los Angeles, Schmidt (political science, U. of Southern Maine) traces attempts to script the city of angels with an idealistic civic identity. He illuminates three defining influences in influencing the city's urban culture: Los Angeles Times' publisher Harrison Gray Otis in the 1880s, Hollywood i

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780816641918
ISBN-10: 0816641919
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 146mm x 10mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: University of Minnesota Press
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Publish Date: 15-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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