Hal Rothman, Mike Davis - History - 2002 - 388 pages
An anthology of essays and first-person narratives offers a glimpse of the people and institutions that support the Las Vegas gaming industry.
Mike Davis - Social Science - 2001 - 202 pages
Winner of the 2001 Carey McWilliams Award Is the capital of Latin America a small island at the mouth of the Hudson River? Will California soon hold the balance of power in ...
Mike Davis - History - 2000 - 320 pages
Mike Davis's brilliant exegesis attempts to answer the question: Why has the world's most industrially advanced nation never spawned a mass party of the working class?
Mike Davis - Health & Fitness - 2006 - 228 pages
A sobering forecast of a potentially lethal virus known as H5N1, currently affecting the poultry and wild bird populations of East Asia, evaluates the World Health Organization ...
Mike Davis - History - 2001 - 464 pages
Shows how the droughts affecting northern Africa, China, and India in the 1870s and 1890s are consistant with El Nino effects, and discusses the economic, racial, and political ...