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The Fastest Man on Earth - TREMAYNE, David

633 Club, 1986, Paperback ..
Condition: Near Fine.

On October 4 1983 Richard Noble drove his jet-propelled car Thrust 2 twice across the dusty floor of Nevada's Black Rock Desert to average 633.468 mph and win back the Land Speed Record for Britain, a triumph as remarkable for the fact that it defeated America as for the incredible selling job Noble did on inflation-ridden British industry to raise the £1.75M budget for the venture. This is the story of that struggle, of a man, a dream and a record … Illustrated with B&W photographs. 210pp. Size: C Format (143 x 222)
ISBN: 0951203207

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