Fast Cars, Cool Rides The Accelerating World of Youth and Their Cars by Amy Best

Cover of: Fast Cars, Cool Rides | Amy Best

Published by NYU Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Adolescents,
  • Leisure,
  • Popular culture,
  • Youth,
  • Social aspects,
  • California,
  • Transportation,
  • Sociology,
  • San Jose,
  • USA,
  • Automotive - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Automotive - History,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Automobiles,
  • Subculture

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8046317M
ISBN 100814799302
ISBN 109780814799307

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