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ഠ New 衈 Auto Biography: A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American Dream 2018 ඈ Kindle Ebook By Earl Swift බ

ഠ New 衈 Auto Biography: A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American Dream 2018 ඈ Kindle Ebook By Earl Swift බ ഠ New 衈 Auto Biography: A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American Dream 2018 ඈ Kindle Ebook By Earl Swift බ The best contemporary book Ive read about automobiles Matt Hardigree, Jalopnik Ive never met Earl Swift, but from the very first page of this book I like him Auto Biography is exuberant, big spirited, and than occasionally profound TRACY KIDDER, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Mountains Beyond Mountains Earl Swift has done something astonishing He has let us see the unwinding of the American Dream through the windshield of a single 1957 Chevy and through the stories of every one of its owners Auto Biography is funny and sad and wise, an ingenious joyride of a book BILL MORRIS, author of Motor City Burning Fascinating The author tells Arneys story deftly and with great, often raw, humor, and it rarely loses momentum Booklist A true tall tale that doubles as a complicated fable, Auto Biography is the wild and woolly saga of a 1957 Chevrolet station wagon, its 13 owners, and Tommy Arney, the appetite forward, contradictorily honorable character who restores the four door chariot to a glory even greater than its original Christian Science Monitor A must read Its the bromance of the ages a ruined man and and a ruined 57 Chevy find happiness in each others arms New York Post Engrossing and entertaining The narrative tactfully unfolds with deeply human stories of struggle, ambition, hopes, dreams Swift is a wonderful guide and the stories he relates are engaging in their own right Publishers Weekly Dazzling Many readers likely will feel the description Swift paints of Arney in the first page and a half of the book is worth the 26.99 price tag alone Daily Progress Charlottesville, VA A good fun read Theres rust, havoc, renovation and redemption, for the car and several of its owners The car talk is interesting and accurate an easy and well written read Swift is a big name, award winning writer, and his chops show well here Matt Stone, former editor, Motor Trend Classic A fresh, personal perspective on Americas love affair with the automobile Joe Bargmann, of Popular Mechanics, Road Backseat DriverA brilliant blend of Shop Class as Soulcraft and The Orchid Thief, Earl Swifts wise, funny, and captivating Auto Biography follows an outlaw auto dealer as he struggles to save a rusted 57 Chevya car that has already passed through twelve pairs of hands before hiswhile financial ruin, government bureaucrats and the FBI close in on him.Slumped among hundreds of other decrepit hulks on a treeless, windswept moor in eastern North Carolina, the Chevy evokes none of the Jet Age mystique that made it the most beloved car to ever roll off an assembly line Its open to the rain Birds nest in its seats Officials of the surrounding county consider it junk.To Tommy Arney, its anything but Its a fossil of the twentieth century American experience, of a place and a people utterly devoted to the automobile and changed by it in myriad ways Its a piece of historyespecially so because its flaking skin conceals a rare asset a complete provenance, stretching back than fifty years.So, hassled by a growing assortment of challengers, the Chevys thirteenth owneran orphan, grade school dropout and rounder, a felon arrested seventy odd times, and a man whos been written off as a ruin himself embarks on a mission to save the car and preserve long record of human experience it carries in its steel and upholstery.Written for both gearheads and Sunday drivers, Auto Biography charts the shifting nature of the American Dream and our strange and abiding relationship with the automobile, through an iconic classic and an improbable, unforgettable hero. 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made during publication including letters, diaries, journals, memoirs, reminiscences formal book lengthearlswift earlswift Earl Outside Online Virginia journalist who has penned seven books hundreds major newspapers magazines His editors nominated work National Book Award Big Roads Goodreads living teens years since, been Fulbright fellow, PEN finalist six time Pulitzer Prize Deaths Swift, founded energy company Houston Aubrey son Virgil Edith Tulsa, Okla generation oil drilling family Book Review Forbes Jul , new book, itbooks follows parallel stories Chevrolet station wagon Tommy Arney, rough tumble car SWIFT Obituary Cheney, WA Spokesman Review SWIFT, Age Lamont, Washington passed away May Spokane after fell home suffered brain injury Mr June Roseburg, OR Harley CHESAPEAKE REQUIEM Kirkus Reviews INTERVIEW WITH EARL You live island lived all decades now notice water rising steadily, year, shrinking Chesapeake Requiem Hardcover Chesapeake look past, present tenuous future, acclaimed 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    • Auto Biography: A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American Dream
    • 4.5
    • 842
    • Format Kindle
    • 381 pages
    • Earl Swift
    • Anglais
    • 22 October 2017

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