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British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s
British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s
Written by James Taylor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747814320
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British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s

Written by James Taylor


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

Nobody built sports cars like British manufacturers in the 1950s and 1960s. There was something very special about the combination of low-slung open two-seater bodywork with a spartan interior, a slick sporting gearchange and a rorty exhaust note. This was wind-in-the-hair motoring, and it was affordable by the average young man...

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The Official Nascar 2013 Preview and Press Guide
The Official Nascar 2013 Preview and Press Guide
Written by NASCAR
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771051166
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The Official Nascar 2013 Preview and Press Guide
All Official Statistics and Schedules
Written by NASCAR


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2013
Price: $19.99

The Official NASCAR Preview and Press Guide showcases each team and driver and details every track, every stat, and all schedules for the forthcoming NASCAR season. This book is the NASCAR bible: your official trackside companion for the entire 2013 season.


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The Official NASCAR Trivia Book
The Official NASCAR Trivia Book
Written by John C. Farrell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771051135
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The Official NASCAR Trivia Book
With 1001 Facts and Questions to Test Your Racing Knowledge
Written by John C. Farrell


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $12.99

The Official NASCAR Trivia Book challenges fans with over 1001 NASCAR trivia questions and facts. With an answer section also included, this book will make a NASCAR expert out of any fan, while offering the most seasoned of followers and casual fans hours and hours of fun, laughter and great NASCAR... Read more >
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The Official NASCAR Trivia Book
The Official NASCAR Trivia Book
Written by John C. Farrell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771051128
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The Official NASCAR Trivia Book
With 1001 Facts and Questions to Test Your Racing Knowledge
Written by John C. Farrell


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $16.99

The Official NASCAR Trivia Book challenges fans with over 1001 NASCAR trivia questions and facts. With an answer section also included, this book will make a NASCAR expert out of any fan, while offering the most seasoned of followers and casual fans hours and hours of fun, laughter and great NASCAR... Read more >
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NASCAR Nation
NASCAR Nation
Written by Chris Myers, Michael Levin and NASCAR
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771061196
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NASCAR Nation
How Racing's Values Mirror America's
Written by Chris Myers, Michael Levin and NASCAR


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $12.99

Longtime Fox Sports broadcaster and NASCAR prerace show host Chris Myers demonstrates that racing embodies the best of what makes America great: our competitive spirit; our will to win; our love of pageantry, heroes, and tradition; our willingness to face risks and build for the future. This unique book is a... Read more >
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NASCAR Nation
NASCAR Nation
Written by Chris Myers, Michael Levin and NASCAR
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771061189
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NASCAR Nation
How Racing's Values Mirror America's
Written by Chris Myers, Michael Levin and NASCAR


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $24.99

Longtime Fox Sports broadcaster and NASCAR prerace show host Chris Myers demonstrates that racing embodies the best of what makes America great: our competitive spirit; our will to win; our love of pageantry, heroes, and tradition; our willingness to face risks and build for the future. This unique book is a... Read more >
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Racing While Black
How an African-American Stock Car Team Made Its Mark on NASCAR
Written by Leonard T. Miller
Contribution by Andrew Simon
Foreword by Kenneth L. Shropshire


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.95

Starting a NASCAR team is hard work. Starting a NASCAR team as an African American is even harder. These are just a few of the lessons learned by Leonard T. Miller during his decade and a half of running an auto racing program. Fueled by more than the desire to win... Read more >
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Racing While Black
Racing While Black
Written by Leonard T. Miller, Contribution by Andrew Simon, Foreword by Kenneth L. Shropshire
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583228968
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Racing While Black
How an African-American Stock Car Team Made Its Mark on NASCAR
Written by Leonard T. Miller
Contribution by Andrew Simon
Foreword by Kenneth L. Shropshire


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $24.95

Starting a NASCAR team is hard work. Starting a NASCAR team as an African American is even harder. These are just a few of the lessons learned by Leonard T. Miller during his decade and a half of running an auto racing program. Fueled by more than the desire to win... Read more >
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Short Track
Short Track
Afterword by Darius Himes, Photographed by Jake Mendel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875100
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Short Track

Afterword by Darius Himes
Photographed by Jake Mendel


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2009
Price: $35.00

Short Track documents the world of semi-professional dirt track racing: from the downtrodden bombers and high-end stock cars, to the fans, drivers, and mechanics’ lives on and off the track. With roots going back to prohibition-era rum runners, stock car racing has evolved into a national phenomenon and become America’s second-most watched televised sport. For racing enthusiasts... Read more >
Endurance
Endurance
Created by Eddie Brannan, Designed by Alexander Wolf, Photographed by Theresa Ortolani, Introduction by Ezra Dyer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875179
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Endurance
Down and Dirty Off-Road Racing
Created by Eddie Brannan
Designed by Alexander Wolf
Photographed by Theresa Ortolani
Introduction by Ezra Dyer


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $39.95

Nathan Kanney lost his spleen in Poland.

Kanney, the main subject of Theresa Ortolani’s Endurance, crashed his dirt bike during the 2004 International Six Days Enduro race in Poland, but he kept going until he was pulled from the race and taken to the hospital. Doctors removed his ruptured spleen and told him he would... Read more >
Driving with the Devil
Driving with the Devil
Written by Neal Thompson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307522269
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Driving with the Devil
Southern Moonshine, Detroit Wheels, and the Birth of NASCAR
Written by Neal Thompson


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

“Moonshiners put more time, energy, thought, and love into their cars than any racer ever will. Lose on the track and you go home. Lose with a load of whiskey and you go to jail.” —Junior Johnson, NASCAR legend and one-time whiskey runner

Today’s NASCAR is a family sport with 75 million... Read more >
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At the Altar of Speed
At the Altar of Speed
Written by Leigh Montville
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307481733
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At the Altar of Speed
The Fast Life and Tragic Death of Dale Earnhardt
Written by Leigh Montville


Format: eBook, 232 pages
On Sale: December 31, 2008
Price: $13.99

He was The Intimidator. A nightmare in the rear-view mirror. A unique winner in the boardroom. A seven-time Winston Cup champion. A driver whose personal success story and dedication inspired the adoration of millions of fans. Then on February 18, 2001, just seconds from the Daytona 500 finish line, the world... Read more >
Kiwis Might Fly
Kiwis Might Fly
Written by Polly Evans
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307486806
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Kiwis Might Fly

Written by Polly Evans


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $11.99

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Polly Evans was a woman with a mission. Before the traditional New Zealand male hung up his sheep shears for good, Polly wanted to see this vanishing species with her own eyes. Venturing into the land of giant kauri trees and smaller kiwi birds, she explores the country... Read more >
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Driving with the Devil
Driving with the Devil
Written by Neal Thompson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400082261
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Driving with the Devil
Southern Moonshine, Detroit Wheels, and the Birth of NASCAR
Written by Neal Thompson


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $16.00

“Moonshiners put more time, energy, thought, and love into their cars than any racer ever will. Lose on the track and you go home. Lose with a load of whiskey and you go to jail.” —Junior Johnson, NASCAR legend and one-time whiskey runner

Today’s NASCAR is a family sport with 75 million... Read more >
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Kiwis Might Fly
Kiwis Might Fly
Written by Polly Evans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385339940
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Kiwis Might Fly

Written by Polly Evans


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $13.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Polly Evans was a woman with a mission. Before the traditional New Zealand male hung up his sheep shears for good, Polly wanted to see this vanishing species with her own eyes. Venturing into the land of giant kauri trees and smaller kiwi birds, she explores the country... Read more >
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Race of the Century
Race of the Century
Written by Julie M. Fenster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307339171
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Race of the Century
The Heroic True Story of the 1908 New York to Paris Auto Race
Written by Julie M. Fenster


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2006
Price: $14.95

17 men, 6 cars, and a 21,000-mile race across 3 continents

On the morning of February 12, 1908, six cars from four different countries lined up in Times Square, surrounded by a frenzied crowd. The men who competed in the New York to Paris auto race were an international roster of personalities... Read more >
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Race of the Century
Race of the Century
Written by Julie M. Fenster
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ISBN: 9780307238498
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Race of the Century
The Heroic True Story of the 1908 New York to Paris Auto Race
Written by Julie M. Fenster


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2005
Price: $11.99

On the morning of February 12, 1908, six cars from four different countries lined up in the swirling snow of Times Square, surrounded by a frenzied crowd of 250,000. The seventeen men who started the New York to Paris auto race were an international roster of personalities: a charismatic Norwegian outdoorsman... Read more >
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