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The Resource The Great Race : the amazing Round-the-World Auto Race of 1908, Gary Blackwood

The Great Race : the amazing Round-the-World Auto Race of 1908, Gary Blackwood

Label
The Great Race : the amazing Round-the-World Auto Race of 1908
Title
The Great Race
Title remainder
the amazing Round-the-World Auto Race of 1908
Statement of responsibility
Gary Blackwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an account of the news-making contest to be the first to travel from New York to Paris by automobile, a race launched from four countries in 1908,and includes photographs, illustrations, and profiles of competitors
Summary
Documents the Great Race of 1908 in which six cars attempt to go around the world from New York to Paris during a six-month period, with accounts of drivers facing bad weather, roadless terrains, mechanical failures, and bandits as they try to reach the finish line
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
263742
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.72
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 8.8
  • 5-8
  • 1130
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
GV1029.15
LC item number
.B54 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1130
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the amazing round-the-world auto race of 1908
Label
The Great Race : the amazing Round-the-World Auto Race of 1908, Gary Blackwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 130-131) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18195483
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780810994898
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007022414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (LHPL)290383
  • (IMchF)fol11588770
Label
The Great Race : the amazing Round-the-World Auto Race of 1908, Gary Blackwood
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 130-131) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18195483
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780810994898
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007022414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (LHPL)290383
  • (IMchF)fol11588770

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