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L.A. Noir

The Struggle for the Soul of America's Most Seductive City

John Buntin

Other cities have histories. Los Angeles has legends. Midcentury Los Angeles. A city sold to the world as "the white spot of America," a land of sunshine and orange groves, wholesome Midwestern values and Hollywood stars, protected by the world’s most famous police force, the Dragnet-era LAPD. Behind this public image lies a hidden world of "pleasu...
Publish Date
2009-08-25T00:00:00.000Z
2009-08-25T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
3.81
ISBN
9780307352071
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