The Invention of Los Angeles
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 954 , Segment 2
Episode: Miracle in the Desert
- Apr 9, 2021 7:00 pm
- 19:58 mins
LA was built against all odds in a desiccated region. It took innovation, creativity, and a little deception to persuade people to come and make it thrive. Guest: Gary Krist, author of "The Mirage Factory: Illusion, Imagination, and the Invention of Los Angeles"