Christopher Agee - The Streets of San Francisco (Colfax Avenue)


Christopher Agee, assistant professor in the history department at the University of Colorado Denver, will join us in conversation with Hannah Nordhaus, author of The Beekeeper’s Lament, to present his new book The Streets of San Francisco: Policing and the Creation of a Cosmopolitan Liberal Politics, 1950-1972 ($45.00 University of Chicago Press). The Streets of San Francisco offers a revealing look at the contradictory policing impulses of urban liberals in the second half of the twentieth-century…With San Francisco as his focus, Agee tells this story in his unique and insightful voice.” —Robert Self, Brown University

Guests are invited to join us for light refreshments following the discussion provided by the C.U. History Department.

 

Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: books@tatteredcover.com 

 

Event date: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
2526 East Colfax Avenue
80206 Denver
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The Streets of San Francisco: Policing and the Creation of a Cosmopolitan Liberal Politics, 1950-1972 Cover Image
$48.00
ISBN: 9780226122281
Availability: Special Order
Published: University of Chicago Press - March 31st, 2014