Pacific Ocean ParkPacific Ocean Park
by Christopher Merritt, Domenic Priore
Pacific Ocean Park--or as it was commonly known in Los Angeles from the '50s through the '70s, P.O.P.--was extraordinary in both its glamorous rise and spectacular fall.As a family-oriented attraction in the '50s with modernist-styled rides designed by Hollywood's best, P.O.P.'s attendance briefly surpassed that of Disneyland.Christopher Merritt an ...
Number of pages: 267 | Publication Date: 2014-07-22 | ISBN-13: 9781934170526

Marc Davis in His Own WordsMarc Davis in His Own Words
by Pete Docter, Christopher Merritt
On February 16, 1962, senior animator Marc Davis officially transitioned from Walt Disney Feature Animation to a new division of the company: WED Enterprises, the group assembled to design Walt's new theme park. The move would be a significant one. After thirty-plus years animating classic Disney features, Marc would become one of the most renowned ...
Number of pages: 384 | Publication Date: 2019-09-03 | ISBN-13: 9781484755754

There Once was a Place Called P.O.P.There Once was a Place Called P.O.P.
Dave Doherty
"P.O.P.", better known as "Pacific Ocean Park", opened on July 22, 1958 on South Barnard Way, Venice, California. This project was a co-venture of the "Los Angeles Turf Club", (a.k.a. Santa Anita and the Lake Arrowhead resort) and "C.B.S.", (Colombia Broadcasting Systems) in reaction to the overwhelming success of "Disneyland" which had opened just ...
Number of pages: 96 | Publication Date: 2008-09-16 | ISBN-13: 9781436361897

Knott's PreservedKnott's Preserved
by Christopher Merritt, J. Eric Lynxwiler
Merritt, Christopher, Lynxwiler, J. Eric ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 2010-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9781883318970

The Coming Man from CantonThe Coming Man from Canton
Christopher W. Merritt
In The Coming Man from Canton Christopher W. Merritt mines the historical and archaeological record of the Chinese immigrant experience in Montana to explore new questions and perspectives. During the 1860s Chinese immigrants arrived by the thousands, moving into the Rocky Mountain West and tenaciously searching for prosperity in the face of resis ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2017-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9780803299788

Reeder and Felson's Gamuts in RadiologyReeder and Felson's Gamuts in Radiology
Gamuts in Radiology is the world's most complete, best known, and most trusted guide to radiologic differential diagnosis. Since 1975, radiologists the world over have used it to ensure that every diagnostic possibility is considered. For the Fourth Edition, Dr. Maurice M. Reeder has assembled an all-new board of Section Editors who have complete ...
Number of pages: 998 | Publication Date: 2013-05-03 | ISBN-13: 9781475781229

Santa Monica BaySanta Monica Bay
Fred E. Basten
One of the crowning jewels of the Southern California coastline, the Santa Monica bay area is rich, vibrant and full of glorious splendor. This magnificent pictorial treasure faithfully chronicles the pioneering spirit of the region and a testament to the innovative development that has kept the area from losing its balance and its heart. 300 b&w a ...
Number of pages: 296 | Publication Date: 1997-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9781575440248

Handbook of Embodied Cognition and Sport Psychology (The MIT Press)Handbook of Embodied Cognition and Sport Psychology (The MIT Press)
The first systematic collaboration between cognitive scientists and sports psychologists considers the mind–body relationship from the perspective of athletic skill and sports practice.This landmark work is the first systematic collaboration between cognitive scientists and sports psychologists that considers the mind–body relationship from the ...
Number of pages: 808 | Publication Date: 2019-01-01 | ISBN-13: 9780262038508

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