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The Resource Golden dreams : California in an age of abundance, 1950-1963, Kevin Starr

Golden dreams : California in an age of abundance, 1950-1963, Kevin Starr

Label
Golden dreams : California in an age of abundance, 1950-1963
Title
Golden dreams
Title remainder
California in an age of abundance, 1950-1963
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Starr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Starr, Kevin
Dewey number
979.4/053
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F866.2
LC item number
.S733 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Americans and the California dream
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California
  • California
  • California
Label
Golden dreams : California in an age of abundance, 1950-1963, Kevin Starr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Politics and public works :
  • Warren, Nixon, Knight, Knowland: the demise of Republican centrism
  • Cold war campus: the University of California and other secret places
  • Freeways to the future: an epic of construction on behalf of the automobile
  • Mare Nostrum: the state water project
  • Art and life :
  • Provincials, Baghdaders, and beats: literary San Francisco in the 1950s
  • Big Sur: the search for alternative value
  • Silent generation: coming of age on the coast of dreams
  • Brubeck! Jazz goes to college
  • Suburban assumptions :
  • Dissenting opinions :
  • Largest state in the nation: a rebellion against growth and the destruction of environment
  • People of color: the beginning of the end for Jim Crow California
  • Cool, not cool: headlines and transitions
  • San Fernando: homes and happiness in residential subdivisions
  • Designs for the good life: Modernism, Tiki, Ranch
  • Urban Perspectives :
  • Urban expectations: San Diego leverages itself into big-city status
  • Baghdad by the bay: Herb Caen's San Francisco
  • The cardinal, the chief, Walter O'Malley, and Buff Chandler: redefining the City of Angels
  • Downsides and dividends: Los Angeles as supercity
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 564 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195153774
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008-50359
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm261177770
  • 4407-83660
  • (OCoLC)261177770
Label
Golden dreams : California in an age of abundance, 1950-1963, Kevin Starr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Politics and public works :
  • Warren, Nixon, Knight, Knowland: the demise of Republican centrism
  • Cold war campus: the University of California and other secret places
  • Freeways to the future: an epic of construction on behalf of the automobile
  • Mare Nostrum: the state water project
  • Art and life :
  • Provincials, Baghdaders, and beats: literary San Francisco in the 1950s
  • Big Sur: the search for alternative value
  • Silent generation: coming of age on the coast of dreams
  • Brubeck! Jazz goes to college
  • Suburban assumptions :
  • Dissenting opinions :
  • Largest state in the nation: a rebellion against growth and the destruction of environment
  • People of color: the beginning of the end for Jim Crow California
  • Cool, not cool: headlines and transitions
  • San Fernando: homes and happiness in residential subdivisions
  • Designs for the good life: Modernism, Tiki, Ranch
  • Urban Perspectives :
  • Urban expectations: San Diego leverages itself into big-city status
  • Baghdad by the bay: Herb Caen's San Francisco
  • The cardinal, the chief, Walter O'Malley, and Buff Chandler: redefining the City of Angels
  • Downsides and dividends: Los Angeles as supercity
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 564 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195153774
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008-50359
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm261177770
  • 4407-83660
  • (OCoLC)261177770

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