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1 McKay, Jim My Wide World
Jim McKay was a sports announcer for ABC's My Wide World of Sports. He covered 35 countries and 45 states, and over 100 different sports. This book focuses on 1972. He includes the Olympics held in Oregon, the Indy 500m the U. S. And British Open golf championships, the fall of Jim Ryun and all of the heart-stopping action at the Olympics. That was the year eleven Israeli athletes were held as hostages and killed by Arab terrorists. Price is not clipped. Includes sixteen pages of photographs. 272 pages including index. This book is cloth bound; the inside front and back are missing tiny bits of paper that glue over the cloth but not enough to show the edge of the cloth. The jacket has one 1/2" tear on the back top, and two staple marks on the top front. No marks or tears noted otherwise. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
MacMillan Publishing
New York, 1973, First Edition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Price: 5.01 USD
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2 Turner, Richard H. ; Miles, J. B. ; Cannon, Charles L. (Foreword by) Winning Autocross Solo II Competition: the Art and the Science
0932522017 / 9780932522016; Man against time is perhaps the ultimate form of motor sport. Qualification runs determine who will start in front at Indianapolis, LeMans, or Devil's Bowl. Special qualification engines are commonplace in NASCAR competitions. Gumball tires were designed for one purpose: to go fast for a little while and qualify in front. If such is the case, solo events - or autocrossing - must rank high on man's list of ultimate achievements. We decided it was time for someone to print the secrets of autocrossing, hoping to improve the state of the art even more. 128 pages with glossary; some highlighting in a few chapters. The front corners are lightly worn. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
National Academy For Professional Driving
Dallas, Texas, U. S. A., 1977, Unknown
Very Good

Illustrated by Reed, Athel; 
Price: 36.80 USD
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