1964-1965 New York World's Fair, The: Creation and Legacy by Bill Cotter,Bill Young

By Bill Cotter,Bill Young

while the gates of the 1964�1965 big apple World�s reasonable swung open on April 24, 1964, the 1st of greater than fifty one million fortunate viewers entered, able to witness the leading edge of globally know-how and development. confronted with a disappointing loss of international contributors as a result of political rivalry, the reasonable as an alternative showcased the simplest of yankee and technology. whereas multimillion-dollar pavilions estimated colonies at the moon and motels less than the sea, different forecasts, comparable to the guarantees of computing device expertise, have exceeded even the main positive predictions of the reasonable. The 1964�1965 long island World�s reasonable: production and Legacy makes use of infrequent, formerly unpublished photos to envision the production of the reasonable and the legacies left in the back of for destiny generations.

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