The Great Race

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

Blackwood, Gary L.

New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2008.

141 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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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.

Lexile: 1130L

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0810994895 (hardcover) : $19.95

ISBN:

9780810994898 (hardcover) : $19.95

LC Call No:

GV1029.15 .B54 2008

Dewey Class No:

796.72 22

Author:

Blackwood, Gary L.

Title:

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

Publisher:

New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2008.

Physical:

141 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Notes:

Maps on endpapers.

BibliogrphyNote:

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.

Target Audience:

1130 Lexile

Awards Note:

A Junior Library Guild selection

Subject:

Great Race--(1908)--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Great Race--(1908)

Subject:

Automobile racing--History--20th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Voyages around the world--History--20th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Automobile racing--History.

Subject:

Voyages around the world--History.

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796.72 BLA

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