Los Angeles Then and Now (Then and Now Thunder Bay Series)

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Los Angeles, the City of Angels, is the capital of show business, where to be young and beautiful is to have it all. Los Angeles Then & Now is a captivating chronicle of history and change in the mecca of glamour and glitz.

  • This tell-all book matches 70 historic images with 70 specially-commissioned photos of modern LA, showing the amazing evolution of California’s largest city.
  • Notice how Native ...
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Overview

Los Angeles, the City of Angels, is the capital of show business, where to be young and beautiful is to have it all. Los Angeles Then & Now is a captivating chronicle of history and change in the mecca of glamour and glitz.

  • This tell-all book matches 70 historic images with 70 specially-commissioned photos of modern LA, showing the amazing evolution of California’s largest city.
  • Notice how Native American and Spanish Colonial architectural and cultural influences reside comfortably alongside the glitz of Tinseltown and the cosmopolitan high-rises of LA.
  • Movie fans will enjoy the many then-and-now pix of legendary Hollywood landmarks like Schwab’s Pharmacy, Paramount Studios, Grauman’s Chinese Theater, and the Roosevelt Hotel.
  • Along with a “Map to the Stars Homes,” this compact edition of best-selling Los Angeles Then & Now makes the perfect travel guide. 
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781592237333
  • Publisher: Thunder Bay Press
  • Publication date: 6/28/2007
  • Series: Then & Now Thunder Bay
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 626,175
  • Product dimensions: 7.68 (w) x 6.96 (h) x 0.42 (d)

Meet the Author

Rosemary Lord started as an actress in her native England but created a new career as a writer, when she moved to Hollywood. She wrote in-depth interviews for Woman, Woman’s Journal, TV Times, Jackie Magazine and more. She later became a Senior Unit Publicist at Columbia Pictures and has also written film & TV scripts and a lengthy novel. A founding member and former Board of Directors of BAFTA-LA, Rosemary continues her acting and writing career in the city she loves.

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  • Posted March 13, 2010

    LA History

    A great book that not only tells you about the history of many LA landmarks, but also has great photography to give you a historical aspect of different times.

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