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American Movie Palaces

Written by Rolf Achilles

Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
Publisher: Shire
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $9.95

Beginning with the Nickelodeons and penny arcades in the 1890s, the American movie theater evolved as films did, in sophistication and mass appeal, reaching new heights in architecture, décor and glamour by the 1920s and 30s. This book is the story of the American Movie Palace and how the emergence of... Read more >

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Chicago School of Architecture
Building the Modern City, 1880-1910
Written by Rolf Achilles

Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
Publisher: Shire
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $9.95

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