VW Beetle

Author: Keith Seume
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760304300
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Transportation

The definitive illustrated history of a true world beater. Discover the full story of the amazing VW Beetle--from pre-war KdF-Wagen to today's New Beetle. The book features a color technical appendix illustrating chronologically the major design modifications made during the Beetle's lifetime. Full-color studio photography of 26 milestone models.

The Beetle

Author: Keith Seume
ISBN: 1858334381
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Volkswagen Beetle automobile

The Automobile in American History and Culture

Author: Michael L. Berger
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313245584
Release Date: 2001
Genre: History

Presents a collection of bibliographic essays that describe the history, culture, and impact of the automobile and automobile industry in the United States.


Author: Phil Patton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743202428
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Traces the history of the Volkswagen Beetle, from its first introduction as a Nazi propaganda tool and its postwar status as a countercultural icon to its successful revision in 1998.

Bowling Beatniks and Bell bottoms 1940s 1950s

Author: Sara Pendergast
Publisher: UXL
ISBN: UOM:49015002848217
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Social Science

Recounts the enduring products, innovative trends, and fun fads of the past ten decades. In 5 volumes.


ISBN: CORNELL:31924077953713
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Automobiles

Jaguar Daimler XJ

Author: Peter Crespin
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781845842000
Release Date: 2009-02-15
Genre: Transportation

Having this book in your pocket is just like having a real marque expert by your side. Benefit from the author's years of XJ ownership, learn how to spot a bad car quickly and how to assess a promising one like a true professional. Get the right car at the right price!

The Value of a Dollar

Author: Scott Derks
Publisher: Grey House Pub
ISBN: UOM:39015043106049
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Business & Economics

A guide to practical economy, The Value of a Dollar records the actual prices of thousands of items that consumers purchased from the Civil War to the present, along with facts about investment options and income opportunities. The first edition, published by Gale Research in 1994, covered the period of 1860 to 1989. This second edition has been completely redesigned and revised and now contains two new chapters, 1990-1994 and 1995-1999. Each 5-year chapter includes a Historical Snapshot, Consumer Expenditures, Investments, Selected Income, Income/Standard Jobs, Food Basket, Standard Prices and Miscellany. This interesting and useful publication will be widely used in any reference collection.

The VW Beetle Story

Author: Giles Chapman
Publisher: History PressLtd
ISBN: 0752484605
Release Date: 2013-04-01
Genre: Transportation

A history of the Volkswagen Beetle from its inception in the 1930s as the "people's car" to the all-new, modern Beetle in 1998 and the very last original Beetle built in 2003.

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Classic Cars

Author: Martin Buckley
Publisher: Southwater
ISBN: 1780193971
Release Date: 2014-08-27
Genre: Transportation

In this book, the world's most famous and fabulous cars, from 1945 to 2000, shown in 1800 photographs. This is the definitive guide to the most important classic, modern classic and dream cars of the 20th century. It features exclusive and luxurious automobiles such as the Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow and the Lamborghini Miura, as well as much-loved everyday classics such as the Volkswagen Beetle and the Morris Minor. It includes a detailed history on the evolution of the automobile, with special features on design, technological advances and the social use of cars. A symbol of status, power and beauty, the car is the most evocative of machines. This comprehensive visual directory shows every important marque from A to Z, including the Ferrari Daytona, Lancia Fulvia, Pontiac Firebird, Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow, McLaren F1 and Lotus Esprit. From major design houses such as Bertone, Ghia and Pininfarina, and also leading car manufacturers, dream cars at the very cutting edge of car design are included here with full technical and performance details. With over 1800 stunning images, the book is a fascinating reference guide for every enthusiast, collector and lover of the automobile.


Author: Rodney Loredo
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781787110076
Release Date: 2016-10-03
Genre: Transportation

Genevieve is the first definitive, documented, ownership history and cinematic record of the 1904 French Darracq motorcar. This car was propelled to international fame as Genevieve, in the record breaking 1953 film that centred around the annual London to Brighton run for veteran cars pre-1905.

Alfa Romeo 155 156 147 Competition Touring Cars

Author: Peter Collins
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781845843427
Release Date: 2012-12-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Immediately after saving Alfa Romeo, Fiat decided to enter motorsport wholeheartedly as a means of marketing the brand. This book charts its early attempts at this, and comprehensively describes the development and racing history of the first 'Fiat' Alfa Romeo - the 155 - and the subsequent 156 and 147 models.

Volkswagen Camper

Author: Richard Copping
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781845844813
Release Date: 2007-08
Genre: Transportation

VW Buses command a massive following -- with Campers being the most popular of all. This book delves exclusively into the spin-off conversions based on the VW Panelvan, Kombi and Microbus that became known simply as VW Campers. Packed with original marketing images, including unusual, discontinued models this book will fascinate any VW fanatic.

The Dune Buggy Phenomenon

Author: James Hale
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781903706794
Release Date: 2004-01
Genre: Transportation

The fifth book in Veloce's Those were the days ... series, which takes a nostalgic look at times past. Packed with around 150 photos of Dune Buggies, many never before published. The amazing story of the Dune Buggy phenomenon, particularly the heyday era of the 60s and 70s.

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny
ISBN: UOM:39015038905579
Release Date: 1997
Genre: American literature