SANTA MONICA PIER: A HISTORY FROM 1875 TO 1990.

SantaMonicaPierJeffreyStanton[Book: Jeffrey Stanton – 1990 – 23x30cm – 176 Pages – Many B&W, few colour photos]. This book completes the history of Santa Monica Bay’s (California) three great amusement piers. Chapter Points: Santa Monica’s North Beach 1875–1907; Construction of Municipal and Looff Piers 1908–1918; Pier Expansion and Rebuilding 1919–1928; Santa Monica Harbour and Breakwater 1928–1941; Santa Monica Pier on the Skids 1941–1974; City Owned Pier 1974–1990. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good / Recommended.