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The Frontier of Leisure: Southern California and the Shaping of Modern America

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Southern California has long been promoted as the playground of the world, the home of resort-style living, backyard swimming pools, and year-round suntans. Tracing the history of Southern California from the late nineteenth century through the late twentieth century, The Frontier of Leisure reveals how this region did much more than just create lavish resorts like Santa C ...more
Hardcover, 336 pages
Published September 24th 2010 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published August 26th 2010)
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