Ghost Towns And Roadside Relics Of Route 66

Author: Bruce Wexler
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 9780785833093
Size: 15.61 MB
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Originally paved in the 1920s, Route 66 has been a staple of the American Road Trip through the Great Depression and was a major method of the bootlegging operation.

Ghost Towns Of Route 66

Author: Jim Hinckley
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760338434
Size: 43.61 MB
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Illustrated with gorgeous sepia-tone and color photography, this book tours dozens of ghost towns, rich in stories and history. Explore the beauty and nostalgia of these abandoned communities along America's favorite highway!

Route 66 Roadside Signs And Advertisements

Author: Joe Sonderman
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760349746
Size: 75.22 MB
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"A photo collection of Route 66's most famous signs, which were known for loudly advertising everything from roadside attractions to restaurants to strip clubs"--

Route 66 Crossings

Author: Jim Ross
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806155809
Size: 44.19 MB
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In this handsome volume, Route 66 authority and veteran writer and photographer Jim Ross examines the origins and history of the bridges of America’s most famous highway, structures designed to overcome obstacles to travel, many of them ...

Amazing Barn Finds And Roadside Relics

Author: Ryan Brutt
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760348073
Size: 66.97 MB
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"Ryan Brutt's Amazing Barn Finds and Roadside Relics is a cross-country photographic account of some of the most remarkable abandoned car "graveyards" and abandoned barns and garages around, and the forlorn (and often rare) vehicles found ...

Portrait Of Route 66

Author: T. Lindsay Baker
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806156155
Size: 43.58 MB
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This book will interest historians of art and design as well as the worldwide audiences of Route 66 aficionados and postcard collectors.

Route 66

Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760351627
Size: 34.18 MB
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"A virtual roadtrip through the highway's legends, stories, people, and funky businesses that are the essence of the Route 66 experience"--

Route 66 Lost Found

Author: Russell A. Olsen
Publisher: Voyageur Press
ISBN: 1610597869
Size: 68.93 MB
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The maps included in the previous two volumes are updated to feature the locations of the new sites included here.

Postcards From Route 66

Author: Joe Sonderman
Publisher: Voyageur Press
ISBN: 1627882014
Size: 42.73 MB
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This massive collection gathers together more than 400 of the finest examples of postcard art from Route 66’s golden age: the 1930s through the mid-1960s, an era before long-distance car travel was largely supplanted by the airlines ...