United States History, Regional
Kafka Was the Rage
A Greenwich Village Memoir
Paperback ISBN: 0679781269
The late New York Times critic and author of Intoxicated by My Illness offers a love letter to a post-World War II bohemian Greenwich Village, when Nin and Fromm were new and American culture was moving toward ever greater freedom. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.
Bozeman and the Gallatin Valley
Paperback ISBN: 1560445408
A lively and textured narrative history of the fertile Gallatin Valley and its urban hub, the city of Bozeman, Montana. Includes nearly 300 b&w photographs, etchings, and maps and makes good use of first-hand accounts such as memoirs, letters, and newspaper articles. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
The Drive-In, the Supermarket, and the Transformation of Commerical Space in Los Angeles, 1914-1941
Hardcover ISBN: 0262122146
Longstreth explores the early development of two kinds of retail space that have become ubiquitous in the United States in the second half of the twentieth century.Richard Longstreth is one of the few historians to focus on ordinary commercial buildings
The Mayor of Castro Street
The Life and Times of Harvey Milk
Paperback ISBN: 0312019009
A biography of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay city official in the nation, recounts his public and personal life, and examines the emergence of the San Francisco gay community as a social and political force
An American Romance
Paperback ISBN: 0679759069
Journeys beyond the myth of the American West to reveal the harsh and desperate realities of the homesteaders' lives, offering an incisive portrait of the American heartland that redefines the essence of the American dream. Reprint. 60,000 first printing. Tour. NYT.