Official negligence how Rodney King and the riots changed Los Angeles and the LAPD

Title Official negligence how Rodney King and the riots changed Los Angeles and the LAPD
Names Cannon, Lou.
Book Number DB045697
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Veteran political reporter Lou Cannon dissects the Rodney King trial and its aftermath of riots. He concludes that the style of government in Southern California led to many of the problems, first within the police department and then within the judicial system. Cannon also explores the various myths he feels were perpetuated by the media. Bestseller.
Narrator Rayburn, John.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Long Book - LO
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
California Interest - CAI
California history - CAH
Audience Notes Bestseller.
Male narrator.
LC Subject African Americans - Civil rights - California - Los Angeles - History - 20th century
Racism - California - Los Angeles - History - 20th century
Riots - California - Los Angeles - History - 20th century
Los Angeles (Calif.) - Politics and government
Los Angeles (Calif.) - Race relations
Call Number 979.494053 ANF
Language English
Released 1997
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1997
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Times Books, c1997.
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