As eccentric and entertaining as its subject matter, " Viva Las Vegas" examines the architectural and historical evolution of America's original strip city, from its modest origins as a sleepy roadside stop to the neon splendor of its extravagant "theme" hotels. Illustrated with fascinating contemporary and archival photographs, this inviting, informative volume offers an intriguing look into the kitsch and complexities of a unique and provocative Clty.

Viva Las Vegas: After-Hours Architecture 1993, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780811801119

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