Miami Beach is home to all that glitters and glows. What Venice was to the world in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries so Miami is to the world today. An active melting pot of cultures, it is a place where Art Deco meets Spanish Baroque, artists mingle with athletes, and South Americans and Eastern Europeans sit together for espressos on Ocean Drive. This book celebrates Miami Beach style and explores the city's myriad treasures, from its colorful beaches and impressive architecture, to Lincoln Road and Art Basel Miami, one of the leading international art fairs. With an in-depth look at its historical past as well as its present-day glamour, In the Spirit of Miami Beach elegantly captures the city's vibrant personality and cultural jubilance. Dozens of original portraits and never-seen-before photographs being one of the world's hottest destinations to colorful life. With a jubilant text by the noted author, entertainer, and bon vivant David Leddick, In the Spirit of Miami Beach is as stylish, glamorous, and spectacular as the subject it portrays.Leddick, David is the author of 'In the Spirit of Miami Beach', published 2006 under ISBN 9782843238796 and ISBN 284323879X.