Fifties Flashback: The American Car

Fifties Flashback: The American Car

by Dennis Adler
     
 

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Flamboyant fins, acres of chrome and a burbling V-8 under the hood--the Fabulous 1950s was a time when every car had a personality of its own. The American car virtually reinvented itself during the 1950s as it evolved from rehashed prewar designs to high-style, high-performance cars by the end of the decade. Fifties Flashback is the colorful story of one of the most

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Flamboyant fins, acres of chrome and a burbling V-8 under the hood--the Fabulous 1950s was a time when every car had a personality of its own. The American car virtually reinvented itself during the 1950s as it evolved from rehashed prewar designs to high-style, high-performance cars by the end of the decade. Fifties Flashback is the colorful story of one of the most revolutionary decades in automotive history. 150 color illustrations, 50 B&W.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760301265
Publisher:
Motorbooks
Publication date:
11/11/1996
Edition description:
First
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author

Dennis Adler is an avid automotive enthusiast, writer, and photographer who has written several books, including Packard, Chrysler, and Fifties Flashback: The American Car. He lives in Imler, Pennsylvania.

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