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For Gold and Glory

Charlie Wiggins and the African-American Racing Car

by Todd Gould

  • 115 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Car racing,
  • Automobile Racing,
  • Blacks In The U.S.,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Cultural Heritage,
  • General,
  • People of Color,
  • Sports - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Motor Sports,
  • African American automobile racing drivers,
  • Automobile racing drivers,
  • Biography,
  • Gold and Glory Sweepstakes (Au,
  • Gold and Glory Sweepstakes (Automobile race),
  • United States,
  • Wiggins, Charlie

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9364135M
    ISBN 100253341337
    ISBN 109780253341334

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"Author Todd Gould has a remarkable eye for detail and a good ear for pace and tone. For Gold and Glory is an exciting ride about an American legend, a book that almost turns an ordinary man into a superhero." (Black Issues Book Review) "This book offers much more than its title suggests/5(6).

For Gold and Glory: Charlie Wiggins and the African-American Racing Car Circuit. The companion book to the PBS television special of the same name, For Gold and Glory retraces the little-known history of the Gold and Glory Sweepstakes/5.

For Gold and Glory is an exciting ride about an American legend, a book that almost turns an ordinary man into a superhero." —Black Issues Book Review "Gould sets Wiggins' achievements in the backdrop of a colorful era of the early development of auto racing, which was also a time of gangsters, bootleggers, and the birth of jazz.".

For Gold and Glory: Charlie Wiggins and the African-American Racing Car Circuit. The companion book to the PBS television special of the same name, For Gold and Glory retraces the little-known history of the Gold and Glory Sweepstakes.

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The most widely celebrated race for black drivers was the Gold and Glory Sweepstakes, an annual sporting event so grand it attracted the attention of.

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Peter Christopher is an award-winning photographer of international renown who sailed with John Dyson on board the Nina in the summer of