Skate Crazy: Amazing Graphics from the Golden Age of Roller Skating
Lou BrooksISBN: 076241460X;
Book DescriptionBy 1942, there were more than 3,000 roller rinks in America, and more than 10 million people skating. That era is captured in this glorious graphic portrait of the country's Golden Age of roller skating (1939-1959), which also illuminatesAmerica's rapidly changing society from the end of the Depression through the wartime '40s to the '50s. This provocative look at a pop-culture phenomenon is lavishly illustrated with full-color photographs of skate rink memorabilia, including promotionalstickers, postcards, advertisements, programs, and matchbooks.
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