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British Lorries of the 1960s

British Lorries of the 1960s (Paperback)

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British commercial manufacturers played a prime role in boosting Britain's economy during the 1960s, especially as many vehicles were exported worldwide. British lorries were, therefore, considered as being the workhorses of the world, performing a wide range of duties from heavy haulage to general goods delivery. This highly visual study of British lorries of the 1960s captures in 120 illustrations this often understated but very necessary work, which was undertaken day and night, 365 days a year. The images, many contemporary colour and black and white, include some delightful publicity items in addition to covering the heritage and preservation scenes. The comprehensive text reveals much about the marques that were everyday names, along with information about Britain's road haulage and commercial vehicle industries. Malcolm Bobbitt is the author of some thirty automotive books and is a member of the Guild of Motoring Writers and the Society of Automotive Historians. This book will rekindle many memories and serve as a reminder of the important role British commercial vehicles played during the 1960s.

TransportRoad & motor vehicles: general interestBuses, trams & commercial vehicles: general interestTransportRoad & motor vehicles: general interestMotor cars: general interestTransportRoad & motor vehicles: general interestTractors & farm vehicles: general interest Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 03/09/2009 ISBN-13: 9781845842116  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 03/09/2009.  

Malcolm Bobbitt has a lifelong interest in motor transport. In addition to contributing to various magazines, he is the author of thirty books, some printed in several languages, with subjects ranging from Bubblecars and Microcars, Motorhomes and British Polices Vehicles to marque histories of CitroA"n, Fiat, Rolls-Royce, Rover and Volkswagen. The author, who is a member of the Guil

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