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Race of the Century The Heroic True Story of the 1908 New York to Paris Auto Race by Julie M. Fenster

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Published by Crown .
Written in English


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Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7585973M
ISBN 100609610961
ISBN 109780609610961
OCLC/WorldCa56956125

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