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Author Blackwood, Gary L.

Title The Great Race : the amazing round-the-world auto race of 1908 / Gary Blackwood.

Imprint New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 796.72 BLA    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 796.72 BLA    Available
Description 141 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Maps on endpapers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-136) and index.
Summary 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.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Great Race (1908) -- Juvenile literature.
Great Race (1908)
Automobile racing -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Voyages around the world -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Automobile racing -- History.
Voyages around the world -- History.
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