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City of Quartz by Mike Davis - Paperback - 1992 - from The Brooklyn Bookman and Biblio.co.uk

City of Quartz: Excavating The Future in Los Angeles

by Mike Davis

Condition: Very Good


DAVIS, Mike: City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles. New York, Vintage, 1992. Originally published in 1990. Paperback, 462 pp. Subject: Nonfiction / Social History & Architecture – Los Angeles. Condition: Very Good. Light edgewear along extremities of the cover, but a copy in above-average condition. All pages clean and unmarked. The nightmarish social history of the "City of Angels" presented in stark, cyberpunkish detail by America's foremost social critic and historian. ISBN: 0679738061


Mike Davis is the author of several books including Planet of Slums , City of Quartz , Ecology of Fear , Late Victorian Holocausts , and Magical Urbanism . He was recently awarded a MacArthur Fellowship. He lives in Papa’aloa, Hawaii.




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