Once viewed as a plaything of the wealthy and eccentric, cars are now an integral part of modern life. The Car provides a complete history of the automobile, not just the makes and models but its role in many spheres of life: politics, family life, war, advertising, architecture, movies and art to name a few. Jonathan Glancey also covers the development of the car, from the early 'horseless carriages', through people's cars from the VW Beetle to the Ford Galaxy, and the speed machines and dream cars of various eras. ...

The Car 2003, Carlton Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9781842229422

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