Publisher: Broadway Books; Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed edition (May 2, 2000)
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The mythical tale of Harley-Davidson's upward thrust to power--not in basic terms as a global chief yet as an American cultural icon.How did the Harley-Davidson bike, initially a computing device for informal riders, evolve right into a image of defiance and liberation? An adorned 1947 lifestyles journal article a couple of California city terrorized by way of gangs of motorbike punks replaced the world's notion of bikes from sporty machines to menaces-to-society, and because the loudest and heaviest motorcycles out there, Harley-Davidsons have been thought of the baddest of them all.Outlaw computing device chronicles the attention-grabbing social background that outfitted Harley-Davidson's reputation--including the increase of Hell's Angels and the counterculture vintage effortless Rider--and, extra entrancing nonetheless, the bike's and its company's storybook upward push to foreign repute and recognition. Written via popular automobile journalist Brock Yates, Outlaw desktop is the definitive publication at the Harley-Davidson and its position in American tradition.