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James Dean died here

the locations of America's pop culture landmarks

Published by Santa Monica Press in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English.

About the Book

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 diner in the film Diner the site of the Planet of the Apes finale the Hindenburg crash site the Brady Bunch house and the location of the 1980 Olympic "Miracle on Ice" hockey team victory. This offbeat travelogue provides the armchair traveler or road warrior tourist with all the information needed to visit America's pop culture sites of significance.--From publisher description.

Table of 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!

Edition Notes

Genre Guidebooks.


Dewey Decimal Class 306/.0973
Library of Congress E159 .E68 2003

The Physical Object

Pagination 310 p. :
Number of pages 310

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3672207M
Internet Archive jamesdeandiedher00epti
ISBN 10 1891661310
LC Control Number 2003002372
OCLC/WorldCat 51613901
Library Thing 248578
Goodreads 297986

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