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British Family Cars of the 1950s and 60s

CODE: 0-7478-0712-4

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British Family Cars of the 1950s and 60s With the end of the Second World War it was not long before increasing wealth, cheaper cars, and social... More 


Making Cars at Longbridge

CODE: 0-7524-3741-0

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Making Cars at Longbridge Containing unique images from the official company archive, this book charts almost one hundred years of car-making at... More 

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Austin Healey

CODE: 0-74780-769-8

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Austin Healey Born in 1952, the Austin-Healey 100 soon took the UK and US markets by storm. A beautiful, brutish car, it was what many sporting... More 


Morris Minor

CODE: 0-74780-762-9

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MORRIS MINOR Well over half a century after it first appeared in 1948, the Morris Minor has become a much-loved classic car. It is as popular now as... More 


Issigonis Biography

CODE: 1-84046-778-9

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Gillian Bardsley, Chief Archivist at the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust, has for the first time examined the story of the life of Sir Alec... More 

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Land Rover

CODE: 0-7478-0203-3

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n the aftermath of the Second World War, the long-established Rover company of Solihull was fighting to survive. It needed a vehicle that would give it an... More 


Vintage Motor Cars

CODE: 0-85263-776-0

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VINTAGE MOTOR CARS Some fascinating car makes and models were manufactured between 1919 and 1930, from crude cyclecars and light cars like the Austin... More 


MINI

CODE: 0-74781-255-5

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The Mini, now an emblem of the Swinging Sixties, was in fact the product of an age of austerity and shortage, a simple design intended to make motoring... More 


Making Cars at Cowley

CODE: 0-7524-9146-2

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In 1913 an ambitious young businessman named William Morris converted a derelict military college on the outskirts of Oxford into an assembly hall for... More 


Austerity Motoring 1939–1950

CODE: 0-85263-841-5

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As Britain entered the Second World War in September 1939, so too it entered the bleakest period in the history of its motor car. The 1940s was a time of... More 


Family Cars of the 1970s

CODE: 0-74781-149-7

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The 1970s was a critical decade for the British motor industry. A downward spiral in industrial relations led to crippling strikes, two major oil crises... More 


Lord Nuffield

CODE: 0-7478-0203-3

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William Richard Morris, later Lord Nuffield, rose from humble beginnings to become one of Britain’s leading industrialists and philanthropists, and... More 


The British Motor Industry

CODE: 0-74780-768-1

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Austin, Hillman, Morris, Standard and Wolseley are just a few of the myriad marques that once constituted Britain’s indigenous motor industry. Born... More 

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