Celebrating and sharing the history of the

Marriott's GREAT AMERICA parks

book cover: California's Great America, Images of Modern America

Now available!

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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Images of Modern America: Six Flags Great America

A book on the history of the Gurnee park will be published in 2016. Stay tuned for more details on this exciting new book!

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