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Las Vegas : an unconventional history

Author: Michelle Ferrari; Stephen Ives
Publisher: New York : Bulfinch Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
History
Pictorial works
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Ferrari; Stephen Ives
ISBN: 0821257145 9780821257142
OCLC Number: 57549314
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 271 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 The Least Likely to Succeed 11 --
Chapter 2 Gateway to the Boulder Dam 27 --
Chapter 3 A Far-Flung Suburb of L.A. 55 --
Chapter 4 The Flamingo 70 --
Chapter 5 Mobster Metropolis 99 --
Chapter 6 Atomic City, U.S.A. 115 --
Chapter 7 The Heart of This Unspiritual Mecca 127 --
Chapter 8 The Color That Mattered Most 165 --
Chapter 9 The Capital of Sin, Gin, and Din 177 --
Chapter 10 That Billion-Dollar Baby 191 --
Chapter 11 Singed City 213 --
Chapter 12 The Most Visited Place on Earth 225 --
Chapter 13 All-American City 245 --
Epilogue: Las Vegas, City of the Future 256.
Responsibility: Michelle Ferrari and Stephen Ives.
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