pular para conteúdo
Engines of change : a history of the American dream in fifteen cars Ver prévia deste item
FecharVer prévia deste item
Checando...

Engines of change : a history of the American dream in fifteen cars

Autor: Paul Ingrassia
Editora: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2012.
Edição/Formato   Print book : Inglês : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edVer todas as edições e formatos
Base de Dados:WorldCat
Resumo:
Chronicles the history reflected by fifteen iconic car models to discuss how automobiles reflect key cultural shifts as well as developments in such areas as manufacturing, women's rights, and environmental awareness.
Classificação:

(ainda não classificado) 0 com críticas - Seja o primeiro.

Assuntos
Mais como este

 

Encontrar uma cópia na biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que possuem este item...

Detalhes

Gênero/Forma: History
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Paul Ingrassia
ISBN: 9781451640632 1451640633 9781451640649 1451640641
Número OCLC: 741542546
Descrição: xx, 395 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Conteúdos: When Henry met Sallie : car wars and culture clashes at the dawn of America's automotive age --
Zora, Zora, Zora : a Bolshevik boy escapes the Nazis and saves the great American sports car --
The 1959 Cadillacs : style, status, and the race for the biggest tail fins ever --
Volkswagen's Beetle and Microbus : the long and winding road from Hitler to the hippies --
The Chevy Corvair makes Ralph Nader famous, lawyers ubiquitous, and (eventually) George W. Bush president of the United States --
Turning a "librarian" into a "sexpot" : the youth boom, the sixties, and the making of the Mustang --
The brief but glorious reign of John Z. DeLorean and the Pontiac GTO --
Ohio Gozaimasu : Godzilla, Mr. Thunder, and how a little Japanese car became America's big Ichiban --
The Chrysler minivans : baby boomers become soccer moms and a, um, driving force in American politics --
The BMW 3 series : the rise of the yuppies and the road to Arugula --
The Jeep : from war to Suburbia, or how to look like you're going rock climbing when you're really going to Nordstrom --
The Ford F-series : cowboys, country music, and red-meat wheels for red-state Americans --
An innovative car (the Prius), its insufferable drivers (the Pious), and the advent of a new era.
Outros Títulos: History of the American dream in fifteen cars
History of the American dream in 15 cars
Responsabilidade: Paul Ingrassia.

Resumo:

Chronicles the history reflected by fifteen iconic car models to discuss how automobiles reflect key cultural shifts as well as developments in such areas as manufacturing, women's rights, and environmental awareness.

Críticas

Críticas contribuídas por usuários
Recuperando críticas GoodReas...
Recuperando comentários DOGObooks

Etiquetas

Seja o primeiro.

Ítens Similares

Assuntos Relacionados:(7)

Listas de usuários com este item (10)

Confirmar esta solicitação

Você já pode ter solicitado este item. Por favor, selecione Ok se gostaria de proceder com esta solicitação de qualquer forma.

Dados Ligados


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/741542546> # Engines of change : a history of the American dream in fifteen cars
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "741542546" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Topic/personenkraftwagen> ; # Personenkraftwagen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Topic/automobiles_social_aspects_united_states_history> ; # Automobiles--Social aspects--United States--History
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008117643> ; # Automobiles--United States--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/629.2220973/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Topic/automobiles_united_states_history> ; # Automobiles--United States--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/823232> ; # Automobiles
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Place/usa> ; # USA
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/823880> ; # Automobiles--Social aspects
    schema:alternateName "History of the American dream in fifteen cars" ;
    schema:alternateName "History of the American dream in 15 cars" ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/230200550> ; # Paul Ingrassia
    schema:datePublished "2012" ;
    schema:description "Chronicles the history reflected by fifteen iconic car models to discuss how automobiles reflect key cultural shifts as well as developments in such areas as manufacturing, women's rights, and environmental awareness."@en ;
    schema:description "When Henry met Sallie : car wars and culture clashes at the dawn of America's automotive age -- Zora, Zora, Zora : a Bolshevik boy escapes the Nazis and saves the great American sports car -- The 1959 Cadillacs : style, status, and the race for the biggest tail fins ever -- Volkswagen's Beetle and Microbus : the long and winding road from Hitler to the hippies -- The Chevy Corvair makes Ralph Nader famous, lawyers ubiquitous, and (eventually) George W. Bush president of the United States -- Turning a "librarian" into a "sexpot" : the youth boom, the sixties, and the making of the Mustang -- The brief but glorious reign of John Z. DeLorean and the Pontiac GTO -- Ohio Gozaimasu : Godzilla, Mr. Thunder, and how a little Japanese car became America's big Ichiban -- The Chrysler minivans : baby boomers become soccer moms and a, um, driving force in American politics -- The BMW 3 series : the rise of the yuppies and the road to Arugula -- The Jeep : from war to Suburbia, or how to look like you're going rock climbing when you're really going to Nordstrom -- The Ford F-series : cowboys, country music, and red-meat wheels for red-state Americans -- An innovative car (the Prius), its insufferable drivers (the Pious), and the advent of a new era."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/942805818> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Engines of change : a history of the American dream in fifteen cars"@en ;
    schema:productID "741542546" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/741542546#PublicationEvent/new_york_simon_&_schuster_2012> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Agent/simon_&_schuster> ; # Simon & Schuster
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451640649> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451640632> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/741542546> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Agent/simon_&_schuster> # Simon & Schuster
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Simon & Schuster" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Topic/automobiles_social_aspects_united_states_history> # Automobiles--Social aspects--United States--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009116534> ;
    schema:name "Automobiles--Social aspects--United States--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Topic/automobiles_united_states_history> # Automobiles--United States--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Automobiles--United States--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942805818#Topic/personenkraftwagen> # Personenkraftwagen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Personenkraftwagen"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008117643> # Automobiles--United States--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Automobiles--United States--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/823232> # Automobiles
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Automobiles"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/823880> # Automobiles--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Automobiles--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/230200550> # Paul Ingrassia
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ingrassia" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Ingrassia" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451640632>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1451640633" ;
    schema:isbn "9781451640632" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451640649>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1451640641" ;
    schema:isbn "9781451640649" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Por favor, conecte-se ao WorldCat 

Não tem uma conta? Você pode facilmente criar uma conta gratuita.