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The Great Race : the amazing round-the-world auto race of 1908

Author: Gary L Blackwood
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In February of 1908, six cars from four countries gathered in Times Square for the pistol shot that began the first around-the-world automobile race.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary L Blackwood
ISBN: 0810994895 9780810994898
OCLC Number: 138341444
Notes: Maps on endpapers.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 141 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Gary Blackwood.
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Long before 'The Amazing Race' there was 'The Great Race', an around-the-world auto race that took place in 1908 and made headlines throughout that year. It featured an international field of  Read more...

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