Los Angeles: Portrait of a City

Rise and sprawl: how Los Angeles came to be
A pictorial history of the City of Angels
 
From the first known photograph taken in Los Angeles to its most recent sweeping vistas, this photographic tribute to the City of Angels provides a fascinating journey through the city’s cultural, political, industrial, and sociological history. It traces the city’s development from the 1880s’…

Los Angeles

ISBN 10 : 3836556030
ISBN 13 : 9783836556033

Rise and sprawl: A pictorial history of the City of Angels From the first known photograph taken in Los Angeles to its most recent sweeping vistas, this photographic tribute to the..

City Of Nets

ISBN 10 : 0520209494
ISBN 13 : 9780520209497

This dazzling story of Hollywood during the decade of its greatest success is a social and cultural history of the movie capital's golden age. Its cast includes actors, writers, mu..

Lost Los Angeles

ISBN 10 : 1909815594
ISBN 13 : 9781909815599

Astonishing images of vanished Los Angeles, from the landmark Ambassador Hotel to the original life-sustaining Zanja Madre Los Angeles is less than 150 years old, yet in that short..

Looking At Los Angeles

ISBN 10 : 1933045043
ISBN 13 : 9781933045047

Editors have gathered pictorial representations of Los Angeles from the last three-quarters of a century, resulting in this selection of more than 200 stunning depictions of the ci..

Both Sides Of Sunset

ISBN 10 : 1938922735
ISBN 13 : 9781938922732

Los Angeles is a city of dualities-sunshine and noir, coastline beaches and urban grit, natural beauty and suburban sprawl, the obvious and the hidden. "Both Sides of Sunset: Photo..

Never Built Los Angeles

ISBN 10 : 1935202960
ISBN 13 : 9781935202967

"Never Built Los Angeles" explores the "what if" Los Angeles, investigating the values and untapped potential of a city still in search of itself. A treasure trove of buildings, ma..

Faces Of Sunset Boulevard

ISBN 10 : 1595800409
ISBN 13 : 9781595800404

Presents a collection of photographs of people, from the famous to the unknown, who live and work in Los Angeles...

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