L.A. Noir

L.A. Noir

The Struggle for the Soul of America's Most Seductive City

Book - 2009
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When L.A. police chief William H. Parker duked it out with gangster Mickey Cohen, he created the first modern police department-whose surveillance units, says Buntin, damaged the city and portended the War on Terror. No escapist noir here.
Publisher: New York : Harmony Crown, 2009
ISBN: 9780307352071
Characteristics: xii, 419 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: LA noir
Los Angeles noir


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