Baby Boomer Toys and Collectibles

Baby Boomer Toys and Collectibles

Author: Carol Turpen

Publisher: Schiffer Publishing

ISBN: 0887404952

Category: Baby boom generation

Page: 192

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Color photos of over 780 popular toys from the 1950s and '60s with identification and price guide make this a useful reference for toy collectors and dealers. Covers favorites from robots and space toys to race cars, Hanna-Barbera toys, and Beatles collectibles. Recall the past through its toys.
Baby Boomer Toys and Collectibles
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Carol Turpen
Categories: Baby boom generation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Schiffer Publishing

Color photos of over 780 popular toys from the 1950s and '60s with identification and price guide make this a useful reference for toy collectors and dealers. Covers favorites from robots and space toys to race cars, Hanna-Barbera toys, and Beatles collectibles. Recall the past through its toys.
Spy Toys
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Cramer Burks
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-10-01 - Publisher: Windmill Press

Spy toys are among the hottest Baby Boomer collectibles today. For those nostalgic for the 1965 James Bond 007 attache case, Gilbert's 007 road race set, Aurora models, exploding pens and cigarette lighters, board games, and even the Big Ear, a plastic radar dish enabling a person to listen in
The Toy Shop Annual 2001
Language: en
Pages: 84
Authors: Toy Shop Magazine
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-01 - Publisher: Krause Publications Incorporated

The all-new Toy Shop Annual 2001provides everything you need to successfully collect in the new millennium. How do the packaging, material, age, appearance and the function of a toy all work together to influence its value? How has the Internet affected the toy business on the secondary and primary markets?
The Cute and the Cool
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Gary S. Cross
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

The cute child - spunky, yet dependent, naughty but nice - is largely a 20th-century invention. In this book, Gary Cross examines how that look emerged in American popular culture and how the cute turned into the cool, seemingly its opposite, in stories and games.
Children and Armed Conflict
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: D. Cook, J. Wall
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-21 - Publisher: Springer

Exploring the experiences of children encountering war and armed conflict, this book draws upon history, ethnography, sociology, literature, media studies, psychology, public policy, and other disciplines to address children as soldiers, refugees, and peace-builders within their social, cultural, and political contexts.