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Growing up NASCAR : racing's most outrageous promoter tells all, Humpy Wheeler and Peter Golenbock

Label
Growing up NASCAR : racing's most outrageous promoter tells all
Title
Growing up NASCAR
Title remainder
racing's most outrageous promoter tells all
Statement of responsibility
Humpy Wheeler and Peter Golenbock
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the earliest days of the sport, when Humpy often used his fists to keep order, to NASCAR's transition to a multi-billion-dollar business, Humpy's life has paralleled American stock car racing
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wheeler, Humpy
Dewey number
796.720973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1029.9.S74
LC item number
W48 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Golenbock, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • NASCAR (Association)
  • Wheeler, Humpy
  • Stock car racing
  • Racetracks (Automobile racing)
  • Promoters
Label
Growing up NASCAR : racing's most outrageous promoter tells all, Humpy Wheeler and Peter Golenbock
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
We watched the race cars go by -- The Scotch-Irish and the segregated south -- Learning the ropes -- Moonshine and racing -- The Robinwood Speedway -- Slick -- Witness to disaster -- When the rubber meets the road -- Big Bill France -- Ralph and the Indian -- Bobby Allison -- Junior Johnson -- Driving for Junior -- Curtis and Bruton go bust -- Hired to run the Charlotte Motor Speedway -- Bruton and I -- Dirt poor Dale -- Dale and Richard Childress -- Rick Hendrick changes the game -- Days of thunder -- Alan Kulwicki's too short journey -- The all star race -- Robert Yates knows tragedy -- Bobby Allison's nightmare -- NASCAR and Bruton go national -- Joe Gibbs and Dale Jarrett -- Jack Roush and Mark Martin -- The death of Dale Earnhardt -- The corporatization of racing -- Good-bye -- Racing of the future
Control code
ocn436622523
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
300 p.
Isbn
9780760337752
Isbn Type
(hb w/ jkt)
Lccn
2009049814
Other physical details
ill. (mostly col.), photographs
System control number
(OCoLC)436622523
Label
Growing up NASCAR : racing's most outrageous promoter tells all, Humpy Wheeler and Peter Golenbock
Publication
Contents
We watched the race cars go by -- The Scotch-Irish and the segregated south -- Learning the ropes -- Moonshine and racing -- The Robinwood Speedway -- Slick -- Witness to disaster -- When the rubber meets the road -- Big Bill France -- Ralph and the Indian -- Bobby Allison -- Junior Johnson -- Driving for Junior -- Curtis and Bruton go bust -- Hired to run the Charlotte Motor Speedway -- Bruton and I -- Dirt poor Dale -- Dale and Richard Childress -- Rick Hendrick changes the game -- Days of thunder -- Alan Kulwicki's too short journey -- The all star race -- Robert Yates knows tragedy -- Bobby Allison's nightmare -- NASCAR and Bruton go national -- Joe Gibbs and Dale Jarrett -- Jack Roush and Mark Martin -- The death of Dale Earnhardt -- The corporatization of racing -- Good-bye -- Racing of the future
Control code
ocn436622523
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
300 p.
Isbn
9780760337752
Isbn Type
(hb w/ jkt)
Lccn
2009049814
Other physical details
ill. (mostly col.), photographs
System control number
(OCoLC)436622523

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