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The Resource Weeki Wachee, city of mermaids : a history of one of Florida's oldest roadside attractions, text by Lu Vickers ; story research and photograph compilation by Sara Dionne ; foreword by Gary R. Mormino and Raymond Arsenault

Weeki Wachee, city of mermaids : a history of one of Florida's oldest roadside attractions, text by Lu Vickers ; story research and photograph compilation by Sara Dionne ; foreword by Gary R. Mormino and Raymond Arsenault

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Weeki Wachee, city of mermaids : a history of one of Florida's oldest roadside attractions
Title
Weeki Wachee, city of mermaids
Title remainder
a history of one of Florida's oldest roadside attractions
Statement of responsibility
text by Lu Vickers ; story research and photograph compilation by Sara Dionne ; foreword by Gary R. Mormino and Raymond Arsenault
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vickers, Lu
Dewey number
791.06/80975971
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dionne, Sara
Series statement
The Florida history and culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amusement parks
  • Mermaids
  • Weeki Wachee (Fla.)
  • Hernando County (Fla.)
Label
Weeki Wachee, city of mermaids : a history of one of Florida's oldest roadside attractions, text by Lu Vickers ; story research and photograph compilation by Sara Dionne ; foreword by Gary R. Mormino and Raymond Arsenault
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Florida : a watery dreamscape -- The human fish -- Wakulla : fit palace for Neptune -- Transforming myth into kitsch -- The forties and fifties : Weeki Wachee's glamour shot -- The sixties : from Elvis to Don Knotts -- The seventies : the era of the mouse -- The eighties : the age of acquisition -- The nineties : from the encyclopedia of bad taste to the tails of yesteryear -- The merlinnium : a return to the sublime
Control code
14522454
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780813030418
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006028472
Label
Weeki Wachee, city of mermaids : a history of one of Florida's oldest roadside attractions, text by Lu Vickers ; story research and photograph compilation by Sara Dionne ; foreword by Gary R. Mormino and Raymond Arsenault
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Florida : a watery dreamscape -- The human fish -- Wakulla : fit palace for Neptune -- Transforming myth into kitsch -- The forties and fifties : Weeki Wachee's glamour shot -- The sixties : from Elvis to Don Knotts -- The seventies : the era of the mouse -- The eighties : the age of acquisition -- The nineties : from the encyclopedia of bad taste to the tails of yesteryear -- The merlinnium : a return to the sublime
Control code
14522454
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780813030418
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006028472

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