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The Carousel Keepers: An Oral History of American Carousels

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ISBN13: 9780939923670
ISBN10: 093992367x
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37 narrators reminisce about their roles during the golden years of the carousel — provides insiders' views of the way of life of this sector of the amusement industry.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-246) and index.

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Elva Brodnick, December 22, 2006 (view all comments by Elva Brodnick)
This is a marvelous "capture" of the business of operating carousels in the heyday of amusement parks. It's wonderful just as a history, but there's lots to learn about operating carousels too!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780939923670
Author:
Papa, Carrie
Publisher:
McDonald and Woodward Publishing Company
Location:
Blacksburg, Va. :
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Amusement parks
Subject:
Merry-go-round
Subject:
Amusement parks -- United States -- Employees -- Interviews.
Subject:
Merry-go-round -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Amusement parks - United States - Employees -
Subject:
US History-General
Copyright:
Series Volume:
95-669
Publication Date:
19970331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
9.04x6.18x.56 in. .81 lbs.

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