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Author Goldstone, Lawrence, 1947-
Title Drive! : Henry Ford, George Selden, and the race to invent the auto age / Lawrence Goldstone.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Ballantine Books, [2016]
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  338.4 G    IN LIBRARY
Edition First Edition.
Description x, 372 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Note Statement of responsibility from the dust jacket.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-358) and index.
Contents Prologue: A day in court -- Power in a tube -- The man who would be king -- Made in Germany... -- ...Perfected in France -- An uneasy romance with the horse -- Early Americans -- The self-created man -- Speed -- A road of one's own -- The once and future car -- Selden redux -- Ford begins his alphabet -- Man and dog over the Rockies -- Willie K. comes home -- Collision -- Willie K.'s road -- Palace coup -- The first shot of the revolution -- Mr. Selden comes to New York -- Ford Motor comes of age -- Around the world in 169 days -- Ford's phenomenon -- False end of a long trail -- It's never over... -- Epilogue.
Subject Automobiles -- History.
Automobile industry and trade -- History.
Automobiles -- Design and construction -- History.
Automobile driving -- History.
Transportation, Automotive -- History.
Genre or Form History.
Added Title Henry Ford, George Selden, and the race to invent the auto age
ISBN 9780553394184 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
0553394185 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
9780553394191 (ebook)
0553394193 (ebook)