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Coney Island.

Burns, Ric. (Added Author). Squires, Buddy. (Added Author). Snow, Richard, 1947- (Added Author). Bosco, Philip (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2000.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
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Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Philip Bosco; commentators, Al Lewis, Elliot Willensky, Frederick Fried, Richard Snow; voices by Andrei Codrescu, Vincent Gardenia, Judd Hirsch, Nathan Lane, John Mahoney, Jerry Orbach, George Plimpton, Lois Smith, Frances Sternhagen, Eli Wallach.
Summary, etc.:
Before there was Disneyland, there was Coney Island. By the turn of the century, this tiny piece of New York real estate was internationally famous. On summer Sundays, three great pleasure domes--Steeplechase, Luna Park and Dreamland--competed for the patronage of a half-million people. By day it was the world's most amazing amusement park, by night, an electric "Eden".
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Rated TVG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Amusement parks.
Amusement parks > History.
Amusement parks > New York (State) > New York.
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.) > History.

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