The Lincoln Highway

The Lincoln Highway

by Brian Butko
     
 

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Fully revised and updated editionFilled with all-new vintage postcards and photosMaps for travelers following the original routeThe Lincoln Highway, established in 1913 as the first roadway to cross the United States, continues to change. This new, updated edition of the successful guidebook to the route in Pennsylvania reflects those changes, focusing on recent

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Fully revised and updated editionFilled with all-new vintage postcards and photosMaps for travelers following the original routeThe Lincoln Highway, established in 1913 as the first roadway to cross the United States, continues to change. This new, updated edition of the successful guidebook to the route in Pennsylvania reflects those changes, focusing on recent trends on the highway, such as the appearance of retro buildings. The book describes what life was like along the old highway-with its stainless-steel diners, mom-and-pop businesses, spectacular scenery, and roadside attractions-and reveals how much of the past is still around.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811724975
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
351,915
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.75(d)

Meet the Author

Brian Butko lives in the Pittsburgh metro area and is the nation's leading authority on the Lincoln Highway. He is a founding director of the new Lincoln Highway Association.

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