For millions of people the world over, the annual visit to a department store to view the festive window displays and visit Santa in his winter wonderland is a treasured holiday tradition. In America, the Thanksgiving holiday is almost inconceivable without Macy's annual parade. But how did holiday traditions like this begin? Who are the behind-the-scenes magicians that conjure up this unique blend of imagination, showmanship, and salesmanship? "Holidays on Display" is a comprehensive overview of the art and industry of ...

Holidays on Display 2007, Princeton Architectural Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781568986951

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