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Go like hell

A. J. Baime

Go like hell

Ford, Ferrari, and their battle for speed and glory at Le Mans

by A. J. Baime

  • 292 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ford, Henry, -- 1863-1947.,
  • Iacocca, Lee A.,
  • Shelby, Carroll, -- 1923-,
  • Ford Motor Company -- History.,
  • Grand Prix racing -- History.,
  • Sports cars -- United States -- History.,
  • Industrialists -- United States -- History.,
  • Automobile engineers -- United States -- History.,
  • Automobiles -- United States -- Design and construction -- History.,
  • Sports cars -- United States -- Design and construction.,
  • Ferrari automobile -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementA. J. Baime.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1029.15 .B35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23001553M
    ISBN 100618822194
    ISBN 109780618822195
    LC Control Number2008052948
    OCLC/WorldCa262426525

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