A History of Forgetting: Los Angeles and the Erasure of Memory, New and Fully Updated Edition

A History of Forgetting: Los Angeles and the Erasure of Memory, New and Fully Updated Edition

by Norman M. Klein
     
 

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Analysis, photography and fiction combine in a bracing portrait of LA.See more details below

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Analysis, photography and fiction combine in a bracing portrait of LA.

Editorial Reviews

New Scientist
Klein is a fine stylist, an engaging historian – his account of the way noir shaped the city is strikingly fresh.
Journal of Americann History
Norman Klein is full of ideas, brilliantly and beautifully expressed.
From the Publisher
“Klein clearly follows in Mike Davis’s wake, but develops a distinctive focus on the erasure of memory in and about the city.”—Times Literary Supplement

“Klein is a fine stylist, an engaging historian—his account of the way noir shaped the city is strikingly fresh.”—New Scientist

“Norman Klein is full of ideas, brilliantly and beautifully expressed.”—Journal of American History

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844672424
Publisher:
Verso Books
Publication date:
08/04/2008
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
350,600
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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