Showmanship in Fine Food Service and Wholesome Entertainment : El Vanguard Enlisted Men's Club, Navy Exchange, Rota, Spain

By: Licht, William

Price: $65.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


110 pages; Folio (12.25") 31 cm; Tall hardcover, tan canvas cloth, gold lettering, about 110 unnumbered glossy pages, 70 b/w photos, 120 full-color photos, with lengthy captions. Photos include sailors in uniform, their wives and girlfriends, lovely lady flamenco dancers, amazing food, cakes, pastries, etc, Boy Scouts and more. ; Designed like a yearbook, this magnificent publication chronicles the party atmosphere and wholesome entertainment once offered at the famous US Navy enlisted men's club in Rota, Spain. English throughout, except for a few glowing magazine and newspaper articles, reproduced in the appendix, which are in Spanish. ; We have graded this item Fair. Cloth and several pages show small wrinkles apparently from dampness. Cloth lightly foxed otherwise no dampmarks, no other damage. All pages turn. Binding tight. Quite scarce. ; Laid in: two large glossy b/w real photos from this club: 1) bandstand with musicians performing, 2) flamenco dancer, with many-ruffled skirt and castanets, in the middle of her dance.

Title: Showmanship in Fine Food Service and Wholesome Entertainment : El Vanguard Enlisted Men's Club, Navy Exchange, Rota, Spain

Author Name: Licht, William

Categories: History,

Publisher: El Vanguard: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Item: 4.20 lbs

Seller ID: 21650

Keywords: Spain ; Spaniards ; Spanish History ; Navy ; Naval History ; Military History ; Reference ; Yearbooks ; Year Books ; Flamenco Music ; Entertainment ;,