Freedomland U.S.A.: The Definitive History



❰Reading❯ ➿ Freedomland U.S.A.: The Definitive History Author Michael R. Virgintino – E17streets4all.co.uk The Story of America s ParkAfter being fired by Walt Disney, the flamboyant CV Wood brought his hard won experience as the self titled master builder of Disneyland east, to a marsh in the Bronx, where The Story of America The Definitive eBook ✓ s ParkAfter being fired by Walt Disney, the flamboyant CV Wood Freedomland U.S.A.: ePUB Æ brought his hard won experience as the self titled master builder of Disneyland east, to a U.S.A.: The Definitive PDF/EPUB ´ marsh in the Bronx, where inhe unveiled his greatest project, a doomed theme park to tell the history of America FreedomlandWood s efforts to build his Disneyland of the East, a themed collection of lands that presented epic moments in American history as thrill rides, shows, and live action, were plagued from the start by politics, cost overruns, and financial chicanery Despite these obstacles, the park prospered until its big money backers as they had planned from the start pulled the plug and cleared the land for lucrative urban developmentThrough a well researched narrative, personal and newspaper accounts, interviews, and exclusive photos, journalist and author Michael R Virgintino presents the definitive history of Freedomland, from the people behind its creation, and the executives, entertainers, and sponsors who kept it running, to in depth looks at each of its historically themed lands, and an analysis of the park s inevitable bankruptcy in Unlike Disneyland, the story of Freedomland does not have a happily ever after, but theme park fans will not want to miss this captivating but cautionary tale of America s park.Freedomland U.S.A.: The Definitive History

Mike Virgintino began his The Definitive eBook ✓ career as a broadcast journalist with radio stations in New York Freedomland U.S.A.: ePUB Æ City and nearby suburbs As a marketing communications executive for several decades, he has directed corporate, U.S.A.: The Definitive PDF/EPUB ´ nonprofit and product branding initiatives that rely on public relations, public affairs, corporate social responsibility, community relations and related strategies Mike also is an historian who writes about diverse topics and provides communication services to historical sites and organizations He is the author of Freedomland USA The Definitive History Theme Park Press, , the story about the popular and beloved American history theme park located in The Bronx during the early s The book documents the entire story from conception to bankruptcy of one of the most innovative and beloved theme parks in America It features stories about the building of the park and background about the various attractions from the recreation of the Chicago Fire to a trip on a bull boat in America s untamed wilderness on the Northwest Fur Trapper attraction The book provides the personal stories of park employees through interviews with character actors, hospitality hosts, restaurant staff and parking attendants, and those who operated some of the attractions A section of the book includes memories from baby boomers who, as kids, were in awe of the park s fun and excitement Freedomland USA The Definitive History also puts to rest an urban legend the closing of Freedomland USA had nothing to do with the arrival of the New York World s Fair.

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    Freedomland U.S.A.: The Definitive History PDF ¹ The the history of America FreedomlandWood s efforts to build his Disneyland of the East, a themed collection of lands that presented epic moments in American history as thrill rides, shows, and live action, were plagued from the start by politics, cost overruns, and financial chicanery Despite these obstacles, the park prospered until its big money backers as they had planned from the start pulled the plug and cleared the land for lucrative urban developmentThrough a well researched narrative, personal and newspaper accounts, interviews, and exclusive photos, journalist and author Michael R Virgintino presents the definitive history of Freedomland, from the people behind its creation, and the executives, entertainers, and sponsors who kept it running, to in depth looks at each of its historically themed lands, and an analysis of the park s inevitable bankruptcy in Unlike Disneyland, the story of Freedomland does not have a happily ever after, but theme park fans will not want to miss this captivating but cautionary tale of America s park."/>
  • Paperback
  • 322 pages
  • Freedomland U.S.A.: The Definitive History
  • Michael R. Virgintino
  • 24 July 2019
  • 1683901770

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