By: Osmer and Harms
Harold L Osmer Publishing: 1999
Inscription: <font color=FF0000><b>In Stock</b></font>
Seller ID: 31456
Condition: 153 illustrations
"Real Road Racing is well illustrated with pages of rare turn-of-the-century photography and is a treat for any enthusiast of racing history. Real Road Racing tells the tale of the Santa Monica Road Races. These annual races were held between 1909 and 1919 on the actual city streets (ok, they were dirt roads) of Santa Monica. Drivers such as Barney Oldfield, Ralph DePalma, Earl Cooper, and Terrible Teddy Tetzlaff raced along Ocean Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard, then over to San Vicente and back to Ocean. This is the first book dedicated to these events and contains race details, description... View More...