Celebrating and sharing the history of the

Marriott's GREAT AMERICA parks

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Now available!

Images of America: California's Great America

GREATAMERICAparks.com is proud to present this illustrated history of the Santa Clara park, known today as California's Great America. Follow the story of the park from Fess Parker's 1972 announcement of Frontier Worlds in Santa Clara through the opening of Marriott's Great America and subsequent ownership changes all the way up to the present day. This pictorial history of the park features a large number of rare photographs. Most are in full color. The book includes a foreword from J.W. "Bill" Marriott, Jr.

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Coming soon!

Images of Modern America: Six Flags Great America

A book on the history of the Gurnee park was scheduled to be released May 22, 2017. An unexplained problem is delaying the supply of books to retailers. The book is temporarily listed as unavailable at Amazon.com.
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