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Author Nicolaides, Becky M.

Title My blue heaven : life and politics in the working-class suburbs of Los Angeles, 1920-1965 / Becky M. Nicolaides.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    307.76 NIC    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    307.76 NIC    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    307.76 NIC    DUE 10-06-20
Description xviii, 412 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Historical studies of urban America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-399) and index.
Contents Building independence in suburbia -- Peopling the suburb -- The texture of everyday life -- The politics of independence -- "A beautiful place" -- The suburban good life arrives -- The racializing of local politics -- South Gate weave (photo essay).
Subject Working class -- California -- South Gate.
South Gate (Calif.) -- Social conditions.
South Gate (Calif.) -- Economic conditions.
South Gate (Calif.) -- Politics and government.
South Gate (Calif.) -- Social conditions.
South Gate (Calif.) -- Economic conditions.
South Gate (Calif.) -- Politics and government.
Added Title Life and politics in the working-class suburbs of Los Angeles
ISBN 0226583007 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226583015 (pbk. : alk. paper) : $24.00

 
    
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