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Airfix Kits

CODE: 0-74780-791-9

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With the aid of stringy glue and scalpel-sliced fingers, young and old have turned display cabinets and bedrooms into mini-museums, or tiny battlefields.... 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 


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 


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 


British Motorcycles of the 1940s and 1950's

CODE: 0-747808-805-3

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After VE Day in 1945 the British population returned enthusiastically to the road, but the cost and scarcity of both vehicles and fuel led to the post-war... More 


British Motorcycles of the 1960's and 1970's

CODE: 0-74781-057-5

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For the first half of the twentieth century, Great Britain led the world in motorcycle design and production, exporting its products to countries all over... More 


British Sports Cars of the 1950's and 1960's

CODE: 0-74781-432-0

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E-type Jaguar; Triumph Spitfire; MGA; Austin-Healey – nobody built sports cars like British manufacturers in the 1950s and ’60s. There was... More 


Brooklands

CODE: 0-7478-0707-0

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Before the Second World War, Brooklands was the most famous motor racing venue in the world, attracting large and glamorous crowds to its banked circuit... More 


Dinky Toys

CODE: 0-74780--427-7

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Dinky toys were introduces in 1931 as 'Modelled Minatures', and these delightful diecast metal toys, which instantly became best sellers, still give... 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 


Jaguar

CODE: 0-74781-203-6

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Sir William Lyons enjoyed a seemingly unstoppable rise to fame and fortune in the motor industry, and the Jaguar brand that he introduced became... More 


Jaguar XK120 in Detail

CODE: 9549981-0-3

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More than half a century since it came on the scene, the XK120 remains one of the most beautiful automobile designs of all time. Yet, astonishingly, the car... More 


Land Rover

CODE: 0-74780-726-1

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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 


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 


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 


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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MG

CODE: 0-7478-0674-5

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Britain’s most popular sporting marque, MG is one of only a handful of British motoring names to have survived into the twenty-first century.... 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 


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 


Old Buses

CODE: 0-74780-650-9

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Traces the development of the omnibus through the horse-drawn era to that of mechanical propulsion, when, after experiments with steam and electric battery... More 

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