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The Resource Motor City muscle : the high-powered history of the American muscle car, Mike Mueller ; [editor: zack Miller and Peter Schletty

Motor City muscle : the high-powered history of the American muscle car, Mike Mueller ; [editor: zack Miller and Peter Schletty

Label
Motor City muscle : the high-powered history of the American muscle car
Title
Motor City muscle
Title remainder
the high-powered history of the American muscle car
Statement of responsibility
Mike Mueller ; [editor: zack Miller and Peter Schletty
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Through the 1960s and into the 1970s, America's car makers fought an unbridled war for street supremacy. Who would have dreams that 20 years later the advent of electronically controlled engine-management systems would make possible the rebirth of the muscle car?
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mueller, Mike
Dewey number
629.222
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL23
LC item number
.M74 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muscle cars
  • United States
Label
Motor City muscle : the high-powered history of the American muscle car, Mike Mueller ; [editor: zack Miller and Peter Schletty
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Who put the muscle in musclecar? : defining the breed's era and aura -- Pontiac primes the pump: the musclecar age begins with the GTO -- Bucket o' bolts: mechanical milestones & techno-trivia -- Little pones & big horses: one size didn't fit all -- Power to the people: performance goes back to basics -- Go speed racer, go!: supercars from super stocks to superbirds -- Wheeler dealers (& one snake): how'd they do it? Not with volume -- 1970: a season for horsepower -- The signpost up ahead: American performance enters the twilight zone -- An encore performance: the great American musclecar is reborn
Control code
ocm555658316
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780760339442
Lccn
2010027839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555658316
  • (Sirsi) a1079858
Label
Motor City muscle : the high-powered history of the American muscle car, Mike Mueller ; [editor: zack Miller and Peter Schletty
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Who put the muscle in musclecar? : defining the breed's era and aura -- Pontiac primes the pump: the musclecar age begins with the GTO -- Bucket o' bolts: mechanical milestones & techno-trivia -- Little pones & big horses: one size didn't fit all -- Power to the people: performance goes back to basics -- Go speed racer, go!: supercars from super stocks to superbirds -- Wheeler dealers (& one snake): how'd they do it? Not with volume -- 1970: a season for horsepower -- The signpost up ahead: American performance enters the twilight zone -- An encore performance: the great American musclecar is reborn
Control code
ocm555658316
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780760339442
Lccn
2010027839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555658316
  • (Sirsi) a1079858

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