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America on wheels : the first 100 years : 1896-1996

Author: Frank Coffey; Joseph Layden
Publisher: Los Angeles : General Pub. Group, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Featuring three hundred archival color and black-and-white photographs, the companion volume to the PBS documentary chronicles the development of the American automobile, with contributions by past and present pioneers in the industry.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Coffey; Joseph Layden
ISBN: 1575440873 9781575440873
OCLC Number: 39945698
Notes: "The companion to the PBS special."
Description: 304 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: ?Driving force --
??The horseless carriage --
??A car for the multitudes --
??Going in style --
??Labor pains --
??Social mobility --
??The war machine --
??The post war boom --
??The open road --
??Lean and mean --
??Car wars --
??Trouble in paradise --
??The empire strikes back --
??The road ahead.
Responsibility: by Frank Coffey and Joseph Layden.

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Featuring three hundred archival color and black-and-white photographs, the companion volume to the PBS documentary chronicles the development of the American automobile, with contributions by past and present pioneers in the industry.

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