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The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby

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Book Description
The "streamline baby" in Tom Wolfe's 1965 debut book is a hot rod, but the car's candy colors and wild lines can't match the prose style Wolfe devised to describe them. The title essay--Wolfe's first magazine article--launched the New Journalism, partly because its original title was "There Goes (Varoom! Varoom!) That Kandy-Kolored (Thphhhhhh!) Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby (Rahghhh!) Around th... More
Book Information
PublisherPicador USA
BindingPaperback (44 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages368
ISBN-100312429126
ISBN-13978-0312429126
Publication Date11/24/2009
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About Tom Wolfe (Author) : Tom Wolfe is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Tom Wolfe include The Right Stuff, A Man in Full, Ponche de Acido Lisergico.
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