Jackle and company take an informative, entertaining look at the history, architecture, business, and growth of motels in the United States, from the early 1930s to the present. Illustrated with more than 230 photographs, maps, and drawings, The Motel in America contains a wealth of colorful anecdotes and details.

The Motel in America 2002, Johns Hopkins University Press

ISBN-13: 9780801869181

Trade paperback

The Motel in America 1996, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801853838