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Driving with the devil

Neal Thompson

Driving with the devil

southern moonshine, Detroit wheels, and the birth of NASCAR

by Neal Thompson

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Published by Three Rivers Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stock car racing -- Southern States -- History.,
  • Automobile racing -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Southern States -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNeal Thompson.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1029.9.S74 T46 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 411 p. :
    Number of Pages411
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18028430M
    ISBN 109781400082261
    LC Control Number2007282302
    OCLC/WorldCa148997381

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