Description - American Diner Then and Now by Richard J.S. Gutman
From the first diner in 1872 to the "rediscovery" of diners in the 1990s, this study covers the history, architecture, menus and appeal of this uniquely American creation. With both colour and black-and-white photographs, it is a revised and expanded edition of Gutman's "American Diner" of 1979. This edition includes a state-by-state directory, "Where the Diners Are", listing locations for currently operating diners.
Buy American Diner Then and Now by Richard J.S. Gutman from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(191mm x 235mm x 16mm)
Johns Hopkins University Press
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Country of Publication:
Other Editions - American Diner Then and Now by Richard J.S. Gutman
Book Reviews - American Diner Then and Now by Richard J.S. Gutman
Author Biography - Richard J.S. Gutman
Richard J. S. Gutman, known as "The Dinerman," is regularly consulted by diner manufacturers, owners and restorers, museums, and curators of popular culture collections. He lives in West Roxbury, Massachusetts.