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Detroit Never Satisfies Them - June 1948 Popular Mechanics Magazine
How to Double the Performance of Your Car - Edgar Almquist, 1953, North American Stevens
High Performance - Robert C. Post, 1994, The Johns Hopkins University Press
The Complete History of Ford Motor Company - Richard M. Langworth, 1987, Publications International, Inc.
Ford Chronicle A Pictorial history From 1893 - James M. Flammang, 1992, David L. Lewis Publishing International, LTD.
Encyclopedia of American Cars 1940-1970 - Richard M. Langworth, 1980, Publications International, Inc.
Dragging and Driving - Tom McPherson, 1960, Scholastic Book Services
Ford Pickup Red Book - Peter C. Sessler, 1993, Motorbooks International
American Supercar - Roger Huntington, 1983, Fisher Publishing, Inc.
Building and Racing the. . . Hot Rod - The Editors of Hot Rod Magazine, 1966, Petersen Publishing Company
The Hot Rod Handbook - Fred Horsley, 1965, J. Lowell Pratt & Co., Inc.
California Bill's Ford Speed Manual, 1952 Edition - Fred W. "Bill" Fisher, 1952, Fisher Books (Reprinted 1995)
Tex Smith's The Complete Ford Flathead V8 Engine Manual - Ron Ceridono, 1995, CarTech, Inc.
This is a great book about drag racing from the very beginning to today.
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