Author: Patrick R. Foster
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760345856
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"Jeep chronicles the history of this uniquely American brand, starting with its wartime inception and moving through the 20th century, fully illustrated throughout and loaded with facts and sidebars"--

The Automobile In American History And Culture

Author: Michael L. Berger
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313245589
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In addition, Donald J. Narus' largely pictorial history, Great American Woodies
and Wagons, covers developments from the early "depot hacks" to the mid-1970s
, although the emphasis is on the postwar years. These vehicles were nicknamed
"woodies" because prior to 1950 much of the exterior body was made of wood.
Off-Road Vehicles. Developed for the U.S. Army during World War II by American
Bantam and then Willys-Overland, the all-terrain "jeep" (from general purpose or
GP ...

Ford Tough

Author: Patrick Foster
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760358222
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This book provides the history of the wide array of models Ford has built over the past century, including the Model A roadster pick-up, stylish 81C pickups, legendary 1948 F-1, Bronco, Courier, Ranchero, Econoline.

The Story Of Jeep

Author: Patrick Foster
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 087349735X
Size: 54.58 MB
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The Story of a Legend &break;&break;Pat Foster's award-winning The Story of Jeep is back - bigger, more colorful, and more complete than ever.

Popular Mechanics

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George C. Marshall, in a burst of patriotic pride, called the Jeep "America's
greatest contribution to modern warfare." While that assertion merits some
argument from certain sectors of the aircraft industry, there's no doubt that the
Jeep was the outstanding all-purpose utility vehicle of the second World War, and
the most imitated afterward. Origin of species Willys-Overland is generally
credited with the Jeep's development and eventually wound up with the
trademark. But the gestation of ...

International Harvester Trucks

Author: Patrick Foster
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 076034860X
Size: 61.84 MB
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"Pat Foster's International Harvester Trucks is a complete illustrated history of one of the most recognizable commercial truck brands in the US"--

Jeep Color History

Author: Steve Statham
ISBN: 9781610590556
Size: 21.65 MB
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Jeep owners expect their vehicles to perform a numbers of tasks. Tom Sterlacci of
Colorado owns the 1971 Jeepster Commando pictured. 1t has been with its
owner for more than a quarter century, serving as college car and faithful
companion, before being treated to a full restoration and custom camper. 1t is
shown here at the American Jeepster Club reunion in Reno, Nevada, in 1997.
Jeeps have become popular enough that even subdivisions down to specific
models, like the ...

American Automobile Advertising 1930 1980

Author: Heon Stevenson
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786452315
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An Illustrated History Heon Stevenson. Modest precursors to the SUVs of later
years. Of the two, the Jeep was the better known and more car-like, while copy for
the Travelall, which was visibly related to International's light trucks, recreated the
practical flavor of much 1930s advertising (April Plymouth combined small-car
dimensions with big-car styling in the compact. and June 1964). new ideas was a
“two-way tailgate” promoted in a 1967 ad- vertisement in the series which
showed a ...


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You'll still see vintage Cruisers all over the world— sturdy and retro-hip, with or
without bullet holes. Probable price $10,000 Asian Pearl Conceived shortly after
World War II as the Japanese answer to the Jeep, the Land Cruiser has become
a classic. Devil" engine, that won. The army called it a GP, or "general-purpose"
vehicle. GIs are said to have shortened that to 'Jeep." Gen. George C. Marshall
called it "America's greatest contribution to modem warfare," and Italian car
designer ...

Mister Javelin

Author: Guy Hadsall
Publisher: The Olde Milford Press
ISBN: 9780966201925
Size: 80.78 MB
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One of America's best-known automotive writers — he's listed in Who's Who in
America — is historian/author Patrick Foster. A dedicated ... Foster has written 12
books, including American Motors — The Last Independent; The Nash Styling
Sketchbook; The Metropolitan Story; The Story of Jeep; Super '70s — Cars of the
Disco Decade; ... Foster's The Story of Jeep won the AACA's prestigious Thomas
McKean Memorial Cup Award as the best book of automotive history for 1998.