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Route 66 still kicks : driving America's main street

Author: Rick Antonson
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through the stories of one of Canada's most enthusiastic travellers explore the famous American highway that inspired the likes of Al Capone, Salvador Dali, Mickey Mantle, and the countless fans of this iconic American landmark.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Rick Antonson; Rick Antonson
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Antonson
ISBN: 9781459704374 1459704371 9781459704381 145970438X 1459704363 9781459704367 9781283695619 1283695618
OCLC Number: 773473720
Awards: Short-listed for Oklahoma Book Awards 2012
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Advance Praise; Route 66 Still Kicks; Copyright; CONTENTS; FOREWORD; INTRODUCTION; ONE; TWO; THREE; FOUR; FIVE; SIX; SEVEN; EIGHT; NINE; TEN; ELEVEN; TWELVE; EPILOGUE; AFTERWORD; APPENDIX; CHRONOLOGY; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABOUT THE AUTHOR; A NOTE ON SOURCES; SOURCES AND RECOMMENDED READING; CREDITS AND PERMISSIONS; INDEX; PROMO.
Other Titles: Route sixty-six still kicks
Responsibility: by Rick Antonson.
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The author and his travel nemesis, patiently journey 2,400 miles from Chicago to Los Angeles through eight states seeking - and finding - all the old parts that remain of Route 66. This title tells  Read more...

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Antonsons blend of nostalgia and backroads exploration is also an update on the sorry state of contemporary American society. - BC Bookworld (Canada) Nov 2012 one of the best books of the bunch is Read more...

 
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