Picking up Jean Stein’s “West of Eden”

Jean Stein’s West of Eden is an oral history about Los Angeles, shaped from interviews collected over a period of thirty years.

Source: Very Big in LA by Diane Johnson | The New York Review of Books

Johnson is not particularly kind to Jean Stein in this review, but an Angeleno would almost certainly see the value in Stein’s new West of Eden: An American Place. 

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