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Machines of youth : America's car obsession / Gary S. Cross.

Author/Creator:
Cross, Gary S. author.
Publication:
Chicago, IL : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
227 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Teenage automobile drivers -- United States.
Automobiles -- Social aspects -- United States.
Automobiles -- Social aspects.
Teenage automobile drivers.
United States
Contents:
First in America: coming of age in automobiles
Customizing and souping-up in the 1930s and 40s
Hot rod wars: youth, their elders, and defining maturity on the road
Cruising and parking: the peer culture of teen automobility, 1950-70
Greasers and their rods: two generations of exclusion and pride
Low, slow, and latino
Last stand of the cruiser
The slow and nostalgic versus the fast and the furious
The end of youth car culture?
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780226341644
022634164X
9780226551135
022655113X
9780226341781
OCLC:
1004264026
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