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Full Name: Brock Yates
(1933-2016) Writer, journalist. Brock Yates was born in Lockport, New York, and died in Batavia, New York. He authored several books and also wrote for The Washington Post, Playboy, and The American Spectator.
Author's Timeline:
1933 Niagara County
Brock Wendel Yates was born in Lockport, New York, on October 21, 1933. 
2016 Genesee County
Brock Yates died in Batavia, New York, on October 5, 2016. 
1955 Ontario County
Mr. Yates received a bachelor's degree in history from Hobart College in Geneva, New York, in 1955. 
2016 Monroe County
Mr. Yates lived in Fairport, New York. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Sunday Driver: The Writer Meets the Road -- at 175 MPH
(Pub: Farrar, Straus and Giroux ISBN: 0374271836 / 978-0374271831)
1991 (Unknown) County
Enzo Ferrari: The Man, the Cars, the Races, the Machine
(Pub: Doubleday ISBN: 0385263198 / 978-0385263191)
2002 (Unknown) County
Cannonball! World's Greatest Outlaw Road Race
(Pub: Motorbooks ISBN: 0760310904 / 978-0760310908)
1980 (Unknown) County
Smokey and the Bandit II
Screenplay written with Jerry Belson and Michael Kane. 
1981 (Unknown) County
The Cannonball Run
1951 Niagara County
Mr. Yates graduated from Lockport High School in 1951. 
2004 (Unknown) County
Against Death and Time: One Fatal Season in Racing's Glory Years
(Pub: Thunder's Mouth Press ISBN: 1560255269 / 978-1560255260)
1983 (Unknown) County
The Decline and Fall of the American Automobile Industry
(Pub: Empire Books ISBN: 0880150041 / 978-0880150040)
2004 (Unknown) County
NASCAR Off The Record
(Pub: Motorbooks ISBN: 0760317267 / 978-0760317266)
2003 (Unknown) County
The Hot Rod: Resurrection of a Legend
(Pub: Motorbooks ISBN: 0760315981 / 978-0760315989)
1999 (Unknown) County
Outlaw Machine: Harley Davidson and the Search for the American Soul
(Pub: Little, Brown and Company ISBN: 0316967181 / 978-0316967181)

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