The Definitive Visual History of the Automobile

Book - 2011
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Traces the history of the automobile, from technological developments and manufacturers to the changing cultural backdrop of various models, and features photographs of the most noted cars of each decade.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : DK Pub., 2011
ISBN: 9780756671679
Branch Call Number: 629.2221 CAR 2011
Characteristics: 360 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)


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Aug 10, 2016

Great photos, and good organization - overall by chronology, interspersed with particular marques or types of vehicle. Great photography!

Jun 23, 2016

Very detailed and thorough book with engaging pictures. If want to know about cars, you can start here. I'm checking it out again.

Great, great book! A lot of pictures and a lot of information about old cars and new cars. Note: It has some Hybrid stuff on pages 342 and 343. Gas powered cars are not ruining the environment. It is just lies. One volcano shoots out more pollution than every car since the beginning of cars. On pages 344 and 345 there are the "Cars of the Future". Nowhere here is there style, chrome and good looks. All are unnecessary. We should be seeing cars like the Belair and the Nomad. Small cars are for Europe. True Americans would be thinking "Trucks and big SUVs" After all, we're Americans!

Saved1004 Oct 06, 2011

Any car enthusiast will love this book.

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