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fastest funny car

Williams, Patrick J.

fastest funny car

by Williams, Patrick J.

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Published by Four Winds Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drag racing -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A prospective engineering student who is a talented musician gets a summer job playing the piano at a very fancy lodge, where he also makes the acquaintance of an excellent mechanic with a drag racing car.

    Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Patrick J. Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.W6674 Fas
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p.
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5545210M
    LC Control Number67023550

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