Reinventing Los Angeles

Nature and Community in the Global City (Urban and Industrial Environments) by Robert Gottlieb

Publisher: The MIT Press

Written in English
Cover of: Reinventing Los Angeles | Robert Gottlieb
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Subjects:

  • Earth Sciences,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Architecture,
  • USA,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Planning,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Architecture / Planning,
  • California,
  • City planning,
  • Los Angeles,
  • Sociology, Urban,
  • Urban ecology
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10237056M
ISBN 100262072874
ISBN 109780262072878

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Once the third-largest lake in California and among the world's greatest sources of dust, for decades the dried Owens Lake was merely a footnote to the most notorious water grab in modern history.

Now, the desert lake has been reassembled--not refilled--to redeem its lost value without returning Los Angeles's main water supply. In The Spoils of Dust, this bargain redemption and its surprise.

Robert Gottlieb is the author and co-author of twelve books and numerous other publications, including Food Justice with Anupama Joshi (MIT Press, ), Reinventing Los Angeles: Nature and Community in the Global City (MIT Press, ), The Next Los Angeles: The Struggle for a Livable City with Mark Vallianatos, Regina Freer and Peter Dreier (UC Press ); Forcing the.

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