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California: A History

California has always been our Shangri-la–the promised land of countless pilgrims in search of the...

L.A. City Limits: African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the Present

L.A. City Limits

African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the Present

In 1964 an Urban League survey ranked Los Angeles as the most desirable city for African Americans...

Buddha Is Hiding: Refugees, Citizenship, the New America

Buddha Is Hiding

Refugees, Citizenship, the New America

Fleeing the murderous Pol Pot regime, Cambodian refugees arrive in America as at once the victims...

Popular Culture in the Age of White Flight: Fear and Fantasy in Suburban Los Angeles

Popular Culture in the Age of White Flight

Fear and Fantasy in Suburban Los Angeles

Los Angeles pulsed with economic vitality and demographic growth in the decades following World War...

Desperate Passage: The Donner Party's Perilous Journey West

Desperate Passage

The Donner Party's Perilous Journey West

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Drawing on fresh archaeological evidence, recent research on topics ranging from survival rates to...

Fluid Borders: Latino Power, Identity, and Politics in Los Angeles

Fluid Borders

Latino Power, Identity, and Politics in Los Angeles

This provocative study of the Latino political experience offers a nuanced, in-depth, and often...

"¡Mi Raza Primero!" (My People First!): Nationalism, Identity, and Insurgency in the Chicano Movement in Los Angeles, 1966-1978

"¡Mi Raza Primero!" (My People First!)

Nationalism, Identity, and Insurgency in the Chicano Movement in Los Angeles, 1966-1978

¡Mi Raza Primero! is the first book to examine the Chicano movement's development in one locale—in...

Erotic Journeys: Mexican Immigrants and Their Sex Lives

Erotic Journeys

Mexican Immigrants and Their Sex Lives

Erotic Journeys is a fascinating, revealing, and respectful examination of the romantic...

California: America's High-Stakes Experiment

California

America's High-Stakes Experiment

Peter Schrag takes on the big issues—immigration, globalization, and the impact of California’s...

Becoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945

Becoming Mexican American

Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945

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By focusing on Mexican immigrants to Los Angeles from 1900 to 1945, George J. Sanchez sheds light on...