Los Angeles, city of dreams

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Statementby Harry Carr; illustrations by E. H. Suydam.
ContributionsSuydam, E. H. 1885-1940.
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LC ClassificationsF869.L8 C3
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Paginationix, [1], 403 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6325063M
LC Control Number35018559
OCLC/WorldCa321818

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Hardcover. – April 4, by Jerald Podair (Author) out of 5 stars 21 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions/5(19). Founded next to a river in by 44 Spanish settlers, Los Angeles became a part of an independent Mexico in and, with California, part of the United States in Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Carr, Harry, Angeles, city of dreams.

New York, London, D. Appleton-Century Co., City of dreams book OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm.

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by Jerald Podair (Author) out of 5 stars 21 ratings. See all 3 formats /5(19). City of Dreams follows their lives and those of their descendants -- dedicated physicians and surgeons who will shape the future of medicine and the growing city.

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Los Angeles: City of Dreams. Hardcover. Very Good. Item # New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, First Edition. Signed by both author and illustrator on. When Walter O’Malley dragged the Dodgers out of Brooklyn inhe unwittingly triggered a battle over the future of Los Angeles.

Lawrence University historian Podair recreates a protracted. When Walter O’Malley moved his Brooklyn Dodgers to Los Angeles in with plans to construct a new ballpark, he ignited a bitter half-decade dispute over the future of a rapidly changing city. For the first time, City of Dreams tells the full story of the controversial building of Dodger Stadium and how it helped create modern Los Angeles.

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For the first time, City of Dreams tells the full story of the controversial building of Dodger Stadium―and how it helped create modern Los Angeles by transforming its downtown into a vibrant cultural and entertainment center.

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ISBN. Title. City of Dreams: Dodger Stadium and the Birth of Modern Los Angeles. Author. Podair, Jerald. Publisher. Princeton University Press.

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