A very rare opportunity to
purchase what many regard as the definitive roller coaster book.
In 1984 America celebrated the
100th anniversary of the first successful roller coaster device - La
Marcus A. Thompson's switchback railway-erected at Coney Island.
Robert Cartmell's study dissects the subject, examining every phase
from the use of the roller coaster by Albert Einstein to demonstrate
his theory of physics, to John Allen's use of psychology in
Fine in fine dustjacket
The Incredible Scream Machine