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Va Va Voom!: Bombshells, Pin Ups, Sexpots And Glamour Girls
In the '40s and '50s, the bold, breathtaking glamour girls who stepped into the spotlight were a special group, almost magical, and they captured the imagination of men (and the secret admiration of women) like never before. In this book, more than 100 of these women are profiled, including Mamie Van Doren, Betty Brosmer, Jayne Mansfield, and Blaze Starr. Photos, many in c ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published August 1st 1995 by Stoddart
(first published July 1995)
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The Book that started it all! Like the internet (and long before it) VaVaVa Voom is one of the main catalysts for the explosive and lucrative pin up and burlesque revival. By collating all the great all natural wholesome beauties (no fake boobs, square masculine madonna bodies, six packs, prison ink and carrot tans here) and including wonderful interviews, Sullivan kicked off a phenomenon. The book has never been remotely equalled in any form. May be hard on some to realize that women were once ...more