Car (Book, 2015) []
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Author: Gregory Votolato
Publisher: London, UK : Reaktion Books, 2015.
Series: Objekt.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Love or despise them, our attitude to cars is contradictory: our attachment to and revulsion of automobiles arises in equal measure across the world and throughout history. Our relationship with the car has always been intimately connected with design and this book examines this complex and persistent bond. If many people today feel that our connection with cars is a vice, how then does this manifest itself in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory Votolato
ISBN: 9781780234526 178023452X
OCLC Number: 891612778
Description: 317 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Contents: Design --
Driver --
Image --
Road --
Chaos --
Series Title: Objekt.
Responsibility: Gregory Votolato.
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A design history of the car, this book shows how and why the automobile has evolved into both an object of unparalleled desire and the problem child of the modern world. It examines many iconic  Read more...


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