Er How did they get water and Who is this Jodette characterAnyway a great and interesting read for those interested in Sacramento. Ramento's art music and activism in the wake of redevelopment Celebrate the individuals and organizations that defined an era the beatniks and Black Panthers of Oak Park Southside Park's League of Nations George Raya of Lavender Heights and the Royal Chicano Air Force in Alkali Fl.
I once told Bill Burg that I could write circles around him It was obviously posturing as it is obvious that he skills far surpa. Touted as progress postwar redevelopment spawned a new age in Sacramento California As city planners designated areas of urban blight and directed bulldozers to make way for commercial districts and pedestrian malls the churches jazz clubs and family homes of the West End and Japa.
Ss mineThis book helped me make sense of my adopted city and answered many uestions ike Why is Sutter s Fort so far from the riv. Ntown were upended and residents scattered Displaced families and businesses reestablished themselves and redefined their communities around new cultural centers Historian William Burg weaves oral histories with previously unpublished photographs to chronicle the resurgence of Sac.