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10 edition of motel in America found in the catalog.

motel in America

by John A. Jakle

  • 75 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Motels -- United States -- History,
    • Architecture -- United States -- 20th century,
    • Roadside architecture -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [365]-378) and index.

      StatementJohn A. Jakle, Keith A. Sculle, Jefferson S. Rogers.
      SeriesThe road and American culture
      ContributionsSculle, Keith A., Rogers, Jefferson S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTX909 .J35 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 387 p. :
      Number of Pages387
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL977568M
      ISBN 100801853834
      LC Control Number96014762

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