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Boardwalk of dreams : Atlantic City and the fate of urban America

Author: Bryant Simon
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
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Simon, Bryant.
Boardwalk of dreams.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2004041479
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bryant Simon
ISBN: 0195167538 9780195167535
OCLC Number: 239420256
Contents: PrefaceIntroduction1. Staging Utopia on the Boardwalk: 2. The Midway: 3. Mapping Atlantic City: 4. The Last Picture Shows: 5. Narrating Decline and Erasing Race: 6. Rebuilding the Crowd: 7. Life in the Dying City: 8. Disneyland and the Devil's Bargain: 9. Casino Publics: Epilogue
Responsibility: Bryant Simon.

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