Blue Sky Metropolis : The Aerospace Century in Southern California Hardback
Edited by Peter J. Westwick, William Deverell
Part of the Western Histories series
Why did Southern California become the aerospace capital of the world?
What were the consequences of this development for the region, for the nation, and for aerospace itself?
Featuring essays by a multidisciplinary group of leading scholars and writers, this volume investigates the intersection of aerospace and Southern California through the lenses of anthropology, history of science and technology, labor, business, ethnicity and gender, architecture, and the environment.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 290 pages, 24 b/w photographs
- Publisher: Huntington Library Press,US
- Publication Date: 19/06/2012
- Category: History of the Americas
- ISBN: 9780873282499