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Taken by speed : fallen heroes of motor sport and their legacies / Connie Ann Kirk.

Kirk, Connie Ann, (author.).

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Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 796.7209 KIR (Text) 70741000150843 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442277618
  • Physical Description: xxviii, 237 pages ; photographs ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : the cruel beauty of motor sport -- Fathers and sons, speed and superstitions : alberto ascari -- The fog of war and motion : Le Mans, 1955 -- Smoke over the heartland : 1964 Indy 500 -- Natural : Jim Clark -- Achiever : Bruce McLaren -- Romantic : François Cevert -- Driven : Gilles Villeneuve -- Mystic : Ayrton Senna -- Rebel : Dale Earnhardt -- Still happening : Bianchi, Wheldon, Wilson -- Great escapes -- Conclusion : speed and passion -- Appendix A: Timeline of selected motor sport, world, and cultural events -- Appendix B: Timeline of safety developments in motor sport.
Subject: Automobile racing drivers > Biography.
Automobile racing > History.

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