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By David D. Williams

ISBN-10: 0738531189

ISBN-13: 9780738531182

ISBN-10: 1531617239

ISBN-13: 9781531617233

Hydroplane racing burst onto the Seattle scene in 1950, and native activities fanatics embraced it with a fondness that's difficult to visualize. in the course of the early Nineteen Fifties, millions of enthusiasts flocked to Lake Washington to monitor vintage races among Seattle's Slo-mo-shun boats and a fleet of East Coast challengers. For over forty years, hydroplane racing used to be synonymous with summertime in Seattle. in the course of its golden age, whilst "hydro fever" was once at its top, drivers like invoice Muncey, Ron Musson, and Mira Slovak have been activities heroes on par with contemporary Ken Griffey Jr. or Ichiro. Seattle turned the "hydro" capital of the nation.

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