Greetings from Route 66: A Road Trip Back Through Time Along America's Main Street

Greetings from Route 66: A Road Trip Back Through Time Along America's Main Street


Contributions by Michael Karl Witzel, Contributions by John Steinbeck, Contributions by Jim Hinckley, Contributions by Kerrick James, Contributions by Lee Klancher

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  • Publisher: Voyageur Press Inc
  • Format: Hardback | 240 pages
  • Dimensions: 236mm x 277mm x 25mm | 1,066g
  • Publication date: 16 October 2010
  • Publication City/Country: Stillwater
  • ISBN 10: 076033885X
  • ISBN 13: 9780760338858
  • Sales rank: 195,093

Product description

John Steinbeck famously christened Route 66 America's "Mother Road" in The Grapes of Wrath," and that chapter about Tom Joad's exodus is just one of the classic pieces collected in this ultimate anthology. Here's history, roadside attractions, pop culture, ghost stories--even recipes from famous greasy spoons. And it's all illustrated with the largest collection of vintage art, postcards, travel decals, collectibles, and other memorabilia ever amassed. This is a truly a worthy tribute to the Main Street of America.

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Author information

Born and raised on the banks of the Brill River in northern Wisconsin, Lee Klancher (Austin, Texas) has been chronicling motorcycle and outdoor adventures big and small since the early 1990s. His favorite adventure articles have covered riding the treacherous 300-mile track that crosses the Bolivian portion of the Amazon jungle, scaring himself senseless on Slovenia's Mount Triglav, and crossing the northeast Australian Outback on Honda XRs. Lee's other interests include mountain biking, dive bars, racquetball, and college hockey. His writing and photography appear regularly in "Men's Journal," "Motorcyclist," and "Motorcycle Escape."Mike Witzel is the award-winning author of more than two dozen books, including the MBI bestsellers" Route 66 Remembered," "The American Gas Station," "The American Diner," and, most recently, "Legendary Route 66." He has appeared on Discovery Channel's World's Top Ten Fast Food Restaurants and Tailfins and Drive-ins; Food Network[s Unwrapped: Drive-In Restaurants; and History Channel's American Eats: History on a Bun.Jim Hinckley has contributed to a wide variety of periodicals, including Route 66, American Road, and others. He is the author of Backroads of Arizona, and Route 66 Backroads. He lives in Kingman, Arizona.Kerrick Jamesu2019 images have appeared in such publications as Arizona Highways, Sunset, and National Geographic Adventure. He provided the photography for Route 66 Backroads, Backroads of Arizona, and Our Arizona. He lives in Mesa, Arizona.