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 - Political Science - 2006 - 228 pages
An exploration of modern-world urbanization cites a concerning rise in slum life that currently accounts for nearly one-fifth of the world's population, arguing that urban ...