Mike Davis is the author of several books including City of Quartz, The Monster at Our Door, Buda's Wagon, and Planet of Slums. He is the recipient of the MacArthur Fellowship and the Lannan Literary Award. He lives in San Diego.
"Impressive--a perceptive and rigorous structural analysis." --David Montgomery, Nation "One of the most uncompromising books about American political economy ever written--brilliant, provocative, and exhaustively researched." --Village Voice "One of the most trenchant and original analyses of American politics." --Socialist Review