qThis insightful analysis of ethnoracial contact and social networks among immigrants and racial groups in the central districts of Los Angeles is the product of new thinking. WildAss conclusions are fresh and sound.q--Tom Sitton, coeditor of Metropolis in the Making: Los Angeles in the 1920s qThis stimulating and exciting book is a work of synthesis that draws on dozens of previous theses and studies, as well as reminiscences, oral histories, testimony, and other first-person accounts. The result is an original and persuasive interpretation of the West's most important city.q--Carl Abbott, author of The Metropolitan Frontier: Cities in the Modern American WestTom Sitton and William Deverell (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001), 13a44. 2. Pauline V. Young, Pilgrims of Russian-Town: The Community of Spiritual Christian Jumpers in America (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1932), 17. 3. ... (Los Angeles: Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA), 9; Louis Adamic, The Truth about Los Angeles (Girard, Kan. ... Basis for the Reorganization of the Macy Street Schoola (Mastera#39;s thesis, University of Southern California, 1924), 16.
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