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Leisure Architecture of Wayne Mcallister

Leisure Architecture of Wayne Mcallister (Paperback)

By Nichols, Chris

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The commercial architecture created by Wayne McAllister (1907-2000) is responsible for much of the character of southern California. His Fred-and-Ginger nightclubs and glinting-steel-and-blazing-neon circular drive-ins brought Hollywood to life. His Sands Hotel in Las Vegas becam...e the home of the Rat Pack; the mythology of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. owes a great deal to the swank glamour of his Vegas designs.
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ISBN 9781586856991
Released NZ 9 Mar 2007
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Format Paperback
Title is temporarily out of stock

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ISBN-13 9781586856991
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Imprint Gibbs M. Smith Inc
Released 9 Mar 2007
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Nichols, Chris
Category Award Winning
Individual Architects
Public Buildings: Civic, Commercial, Industrial, Etc
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 229mm
Height: 254mm
Spine: 13mm
Dewey Code 725.8
Weight 794g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Hotels - United States - History - 20th century, McAllister, Wayne - Themes, motives, Restaurants - United States - History - 20th century, United States, Themes, motives
NBS Text Architecture
ONIX Text General/trade