Woodward Avenue-Paperback Edition

Overview

Covers everything that surrounded Woodward's action including Detroit's legendary DJs, the hang-outs and drive-ins, the high-performance dealerships that provided the cars, and the legendary speed shops that provided the parts.
Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Paperback
$22.60
BN.com price
(Save 24%)$29.95 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (11) from $17.88   
  • New (8) from $17.88   
  • Used (3) from $22.52   
Sending request ...

Overview

Covers everything that surrounded Woodward's action including Detroit's legendary DJs, the hang-outs and drive-ins, the high-performance dealerships that provided the cars, and the legendary speed shops that provided the parts.
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Midwest Book Review - James Cox
review and cover image in Feb 2014 issue of Auto Enthusiast
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781613250914
  • Publisher: CarTech, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/20/2013
  • Series: CarTech Series
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 961,815
  • Product dimensions: 8.63 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Meet the Author

Robert Genat is a prolific author and photographer who has written more than 30 books on military and transportation subjects. In 2003, he was awarded the prestigious Dean Batchelor award by the Motor Press Guild for his book, The Birth of Hot Rodding. Robert is also a dedicated gearhead, who, in the past fifteen years has restored several cars and currently drives a tri-power 1962 Pontiac Catalina convertible.
Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Table Of Contents:
About the Author 6
Acknowledgments 6
Foreword by Eric Dahlquist 8
Introduction 11
Chapter 1 The Fine Art of Street Racing Woodward Style 14
Chapter 2 Cruising Woodward’s Drive-Ins 42
Chapter 3 Muscle Cars on Woodward 62
Chapter 4 Woodward’s Car Dealers and Detroit’s Speed Shops 84
Chapter 5 Fast Cars and Rock & Roll—Woodward’s Soundtrack 108
Chapter 6 Woodward Dream Cruise 124
Afterword 156
Index 157
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)