HUNT’S PIER.

HuntsPierIoA[Book: Rob Ascough & Al Alven – 2011 – 17x24cm – 130 Pages – Many B&W photos]. During the golden era in the years following World War II, Hunt’s Pier became the “talk of the walk”: a fun-lover’s paradise of themed custom attractions. The “Oceanic Wonderland” helped millions of vacationers create countless memories, whether it was a child challenging the Flyer roller coaster’s intimidating plunge or a child-at-heart exploring the dark caverns of the Golden Nugget and the haunted decks of the pirate ship Skua. Chapter Points: Foreword (Ralph Grassi); Acknowledgements; Introduction (Richard W. Munch); Hunt’s Amusement Enterprises; Laying the Foundation; An Oceanic Wonderland; Pacing the Field; The Twilight Years; Post-Hunt Endeavors; Enter the Moreys. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.