Table of contents for Paradise promoted : the booster campaign that created Los Angeles, 1870-1930 / by Tom Zimmerman ; design by Amy Inouye.

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Contents
Introduction 19 
1. A Flower in the Golden Land of Los Angeles 28 
2. California South of Tehachapi 42 
3. A Few Nuts and How to Crack Them 56 
4. Where Nature Helps Industry Most 78 
5. Red Cars of Empire 96 
6. Movie Studios Find Here All The World 122 
7. Airplanes Will Take Land Values up 142 
8. Southern California All the Year 160 
9. Don't Come Here Looking for a Job 182 
Acknowledgments 204
Photo Credits 204 
Bibliographic Essay 205
Index 207

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

City promotion -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 19th century.
City promotion -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Pictorial works.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Sources.
City promotion -- United States -- Case studies.
Cities and towns -- United States -- Growth -- Case studies.