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20th century classic cars

By: Patton, Phil Heimann, Jim(Edited by)

Part of the Bibliotheca universalis series
3836546159 / 9783836546157
Hardback
02/09/2019
Stock expected by 14/05/2021
Germany
21 cm 589 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
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Reprint. Originally published: 2009.

Time-travel through the Automobile Age with a collection that puts you in the driver's seat. 20th Century Classic Cars offers a lush visual history of the automobile, decade by decade, via 400-plus print advertisements from the Jim Heimann Collection. Using imagery culled from a century of auto advertising, this book traces the evolution of the auto from horseless carriage to rocket on wheels-and beyond.

With an introduction and chapter text by New York Times automotive writer Phil Patton, as well as an illustrated timeline, this volume highlights the technological innovations, major manufacturers and dealers, historical events, and influence of popular culture on car design. About the seriesBibliotheca Universalis - Compact cultural companions celebrating the eclectic TASCHEN universe!

BIC:

AKC Graphic design, AKL Illustration & commercial art, KJSA Advertising, WGCB Motor cars: general interest

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