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Postcards of the Night: Views of American Cities (New)

By: Jakle, John A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press: 2003

Seller ID: 035504

ISBN: 0890134561

Condition: New


Illustrated with eighty vintage city postcards made between the turn of the twentieth century and through the 1970's (with the emphasis on the first four decades), historical geographer, John A Jakle turns his attention to early-twentieth-century nocturnal views of America's cities and to the role of the picture postcard in popular culture. 'Postcard images', the author writes, "offered important visual 'fixes' -- mental templates for visualizing cities -- the vista of a downtown street at night, or a bird's eye view of a vividly lit downtown, or the dramatic lighting of monuments and othe... View more info

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City Lights: Illuminating the American Night (Landscapes of the Night)

By: Jakle, Professor John A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 2001-07-25

Seller ID: 028675

ISBN: 080186593X

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. Light shelf wear. No writing in the text. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Fast Food: Roadside Restaurants in the Automobile Age (The Road and American Culture) FIRST EDITION

By: Jakle, Professor John A.; Sculle, Professor Keith A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD and London, The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025855

ISBN: 080186920X

Condition: Fine


Paperback, illustrated, no writing in the book, nice copy, xiii, 394pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info