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ECOLOGY OF FEAR: Los Angeles and the Imagination of Disaster

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A formidable intellectual history of how Los Angeles, the locus of postwar American dreams, became the avatar of national nightmares of physical and social destruction. In this decade, L.A. has witnessed natural phenomena as staggering as those inflicted upon Egypt in the Book of Exodus: the 1994 Northridge earthquake, floods, tornadoes, Malibu fires, even the invasion of "man-eating" mountain ... Read full review

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