Los Angeles, the City of Angels, is the capital of show business, where to be young and beautiful is to have it all. Los Angeles Then & Now is a captivating chronicle of history and change in the mecca of glamour and glitz.
This tell-all book matches 70 historic images with 70 specially-commissioned photos of modern LA, showing the amazing evolution of Californias largest city.
Notice how Native American and Spanish Colonial architectural and cultural influences reside comfortably alongside the glitz of Tinseltown and the cosmopolitan high-rises of LA.
Movie fans will enjoy the many then-and-now pix of legendary Hollywood landmarks like Schwabs Pharmacy, Paramount Studios, Graumans Chinese Theater, and the Roosevelt Hotel.
Along with a “Map to the Stars Homes,” this compact edition of best-selling Los Angeles Then & Now makes the perfect travel guide.
Rosemary Lord started as an actress in her native England but created a new career as a writer, when she moved to Hollywood. She wrote in-depth interviews for Woman, Womans Journal, TV Times, Jackie Magazine and more. She later became a Senior Unit Publicist at Columbia Pictures and has also written film & TV scripts and a lengthy novel. A founding member and former Board of Directors of BAFTA-LA, Rosemary continues her acting and writing career in the city she loves.
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