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James Dean died here : the locations of America's pop culture landmarks

Author: Chris Epting
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Santa Monica Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Packed with historical information, this travel guide explores the sites where pop culture history was made. With hundreds of photographs, this encyclopedic resource covers approximately 600 sites of the most famous and infamous pop culture events. The greatest landmarks from Americana, movies, music, tragedy, crime, television, and sports are included, such as where George Washington crossed the Delaware River the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
History
Local history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Epting
ISBN: 1891661310 9781891661310
OCLC Number: 51613901
Description: 310 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Americana: the weird and the wonderful --
History and tragedy --
Crime, murder, and assassination --
Celebrity deaths and infamous celebrity events --
Let's go to the movies --
R & B, rock 'n' roll, and all that jazz --
Channel surfing --
Play ball!
Responsibility: Chris Epting.
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The author provides a road map for pop culture sites, from Patty Hearst's bank to Seinfeld's diner, and the lonely strip where Dean met his maker.  Read more...

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""James Dean Died Here" is an addictively irresistible tour through pop culture past and present." --"Chicago Tribune" ""James Dean Died Here is an addictively irresistible tour through pop culture Read more...

 
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