Newcomer's Handbook for Los Angeles

Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (19) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $29.51   
  • Used (16) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$29.51
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:

(367)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
Brand New Item.

Ships from: Chatham, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$45.00
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:

(241)

Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$74.95
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(221)

Condition: New

Ships from: Chicago, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780912301433
  • Publisher: First Books
  • Publication date: 4/1/2000
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 297

Table of Contents

1 Introduction
3 Neighborhoods
6 Map of Greater Los Angeles West
8 Map of West Los Angeles
9 Malibu
11 Topanga Canyon
13 Santa Monica
15 Venice
17 Marina del Rey
18 Playa del Rey
20 El Segundo
22 Manhattan Beach
23 Inglewood
25 Mar Vista, Palms, Cheviot Hills
26 Culver City
28 West Los Angeles
29 Brentwood
31 Westwood
33 Beverly Hills East
36 Map of East Los Angeles
37 West Hollywood
40 Fairfax District
41 Hancock Park
43 Hollywood
45 Los Feliz, Silverlake, Echo Park
47 Leimert Park
49 Downtown South
52 Map of South Los Angeles
53 Downey
55 La Mirada,Norwalk
57 Long Beach North
60 Map of the San Fernando Valley
61 San Fernando Valley
63 Encino
65 North Hollywood
68 Burbank, Glendale
71 Pasadena
75 Santa Clarita
79 Street Address Locator
Tips on finding your way around Los Angeles
81 Finding a Place To Live
House and apartment hunting in greater Los Angeles, real estate agencies, tips on what to look for in an apartment, details about leases, security deposits and rent control
95 Moving and Storage
Truck rentals, movers, packing, insurance, storage, children, complaints, taxes, online resources
103 Money Matters
Bank accounts, credit cards, income taxes
109 Getting Settled
Utilities, broadcast and cable TV, driver's licenses, parking, voter registration, passports, library cards, recycling, finding a physician, pet laws & services, safety tips
133 Helpful Services
Furniture and appliance rentals, haircuts, domestic services, mail and telephone services, services for people with disabilities, gay and lesbian life, consumer protection
145 Child Care and Education
Referral services for child care, public and private school resources, universities and colleges
155 Shopping for the Home
Shopping districts, department stores, malls, specialty shops, grocery stores and farmer's markets, second-hand stores
171 Cultural Life
Taking advantage of the city's many cultural opportunities, for adults and children
193 Sports and Recreation
Professional and participant sports and games, health clubs, parks and recreation departments
215 Greenspace and Beaches
Welcoming green havens and cooling waters located throughout Los Angeles
219 Places of Worship
Area spiritual centers
229 Volunteering
Getting involved once you are settled
235 Transportation
Moving around town by car and by public transportation; getting in and out of town by plane, train, and bus
245 Temporary Lodgings
Hotels, motels, hostels, bed & breakfasts, short-term leases, and YMCAs
251 Quick Getaways
Nearby destinations for weekend trips
255 Natural Disasters
From earthquakes to floods; a summary of safety measures for before, during and after a disaster
261 A Los Angeles Year
Annual Los Angeles area events
269 A Los Angeles Reading List
271 Useful Phone Numbers and Web Sites
283 Index
291 About the Authors
293 Reader Response Form
295 Order Form
297 MTA Transit Map
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)