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The story of the American automobile

highlights and side- lights.

by Rudolph E. Anderson

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Published by Public Affairs Press in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Automobile industry and trade -- United States

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL23 .A5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination vil., 301 p.
      Number of Pages301
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6068302M
      LC Control Number50006335
      OCLC/WorldCa1246496

      Forty-four meticulously rendered, royalty-free line drawings of classic autos, including historic Roper steam carriage (), Ford Model A. Runabout (), Ford Model T touring car (), Studebaker Starlight Coupe (), Chevrolet Bel Air hardtop (), Ford Mustang convertible (). Captions. The Automobile and American Life - John Heitmann - Google Books This is the story of how the automobile changed the essence of life in America.

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        In Comeback, Pulitzer Prize-winners Paul Ingrassia and Joseph B. White take us to the boardrooms, the executive offices, and the shop floors of the auto business to reconstruct, in riveting detail, how America's premier industry stumbled, fell, and picked itself up again. The story begins in , when Honda started building cars in Marysville, Ohio, and the entire U.S. car industry seemed Brand: Simon & Schuster. The book ends at last January's chest-thumping Detroit auto show, with Big Three sales booming, the Japanese on the run, all the villains conveniently departed, and a new generation of sober leaders committed to teamwork firmly in place. Perhaps.


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