BLACKPOOL PLEASURE BEACH: A CENTURY OF FUN.

BPBCenturyOfFun[Book: Peter Bennett – 1996 – 22x31cm – 152 Pages – Many colour photos]. Celebrating 100 years of Blackpool Pleasure Beach (England). A “must read” for the Pleasure Beach enthusiast! Chapter Points: Foreword; Blackpool in the Nineteenth Century; W.G. Bean, Showman of Distinction; The Flowering of the Pleasure Beach 1914-1929; The Vision of Leonard Thompson; A Modernist Amusement Park; The Second World War and the Survival of the Pleasure Beach; Leonard Thompson’s Final Flourish; Geoffrey Thompson Takes the Reins; The Big One and the Future. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Excellent / Recommended.