Speedway, Indiana (Images of America Series) by Jane Carroll Routte, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Speedway, Indiana (Images of America Series)

Speedway, Indiana (Images of America Series)

by Jane Carroll Routte
     
 

Racing crowds and excitement describe the Racing Capital of the World. Speedway, Indiana is home to the Indianapolis 500, Nascar's Brickyard 400, and Formula One's U.S. Gran Prix. But Speedway is more than a town that surrounds the most famous automobile racing track in the world. The city is proud of its quality schools, and residents have prospered from the

Overview


Racing crowds and excitement describe the Racing Capital of the World. Speedway, Indiana is home to the Indianapolis 500, Nascar's Brickyard 400, and Formula One's U.S. Gran Prix. But Speedway is more than a town that surrounds the most famous automobile racing track in the world. The city is proud of its quality schools, and residents have prospered from the businesses in the area. Civic pride runs strong through this community where generations of families have remained in the same neighborhoods, and sometimes in the same house.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738533322
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
09/16/2004
Series:
Images of America Series
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
1,116,200
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.37(d)

Meet the Author


Author Jane Carroll Routte shares Speedway's fascinating history through a fine collection of almost 200 vintage photographs. A former resident of the Racing Capital of the World now living nearby in Indianapolis, Ms. Routte is an educator and writer whose interest in Speedway history continues to develop.

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