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FALCON 6 CYLINDER SERVICE AND REPAIR MANUAL. NO. 62

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Australia, Gregory's Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: 011659


FALCON 6 CYLINDER SERVICE AND REPAIR MANUAL. NO. 62 XK, XL, XM, XP, XR, XT, XW 292pp & approx 900g to post. A handy reference - not the Fairmont, not the Fairlane, NOT the Kingswood - the Falcon! 1960-1970, great days, great music & great cars. View more info

Vespa. Italian Street Style

By: Athos Bigongiali, Bill Buford, Davide Mazzanti

Price: $32.00

Publisher: UK, Scriptum Editions: 2003

Seller ID: 011407


Vespa. Italian Street Style - 1.5 kilos & French flaps enclosing some 300 glorious pages all created to drive any Vespisti crazy. Ads, photos, modifications & specifications, model numbers & models on the scooters. History, design, social trends, marketing & just about all you need (bar the urge to get out the Sidchromes) to satisfy your inner-Vespa elf. Book in lovely & stylish order - DO NOT lend to friends & pat them down as they leave your home! View more info

Mini: An Intimate Biography

By: Campbell, Christy

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Virgin Books: 2009

Seller ID: 011005


From its birth in 1959, the Mini grew to become a national treasure and huge success: Princess Margaret owned one, as did Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, the Beatles, Peter Sellers and Marianne Faithfull. Its popularity with women in particular marked it out from the crowd, and sales soared as the car was taken up by the new urban elite and took a starring role in The Italian Job. But there was trouble - the basic Mini sold for less than it cost to produce, and by the early ... View more info

The Complete Book of Tractors and Trucks

By: Carroll, John & Davies, Peter

Price: $27.00

Publisher: UK, Lorenz Books: 2000

Seller ID: 011466


The "Complete Book of Tractors and Trucks" is a comprehensive guide to both agricultural mechanization and road transportation. The text includes the complete history of tractors and trucks, tracing their origins and development from the early pioneers to today's state-of-the-art machines. For ease of reference, the book is divided into two parts, one focusing on tractors and the other part on different kinds of trucks. The text also includes an A-Z guide to all ... View more info

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Jane's Tanks and Combat Vehicles Recognition Guide

By: Foss, Christopher

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2002

Seller ID: 010884


Faults? bumped corners. 496pp of reference & 800g packed for post. A fully illustrated encyclopaedia of all modern military vehicles in service today. Includes tanks, personnel carriers, reconnaissance vehicles; self-propelled guns and self-propelleled anti-aircraft systems. Technical data for over 200 vehicles, recognition features, line drawings, over 1000 photographs View more info

Mini: The True and Secret History of the Making of a Motor Car

By: Garfield, Simon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Faber & Faber, London: 2010

Seller ID: 010584


By meeting the people behind the MINI, Simon Garfield uncovers a fascinating story of British endeavour, ingenuity and masterful marketing. The modern MINI has come a long way from the leaky floor and sliding windows. Here's the blurb - In May 1959, the first Mini was produced on an assembly line at Cowley, near Oxford. It would take a team of supremely talented designers, draftsmen, engineers and production-line workers to build a car that was unique in appearance and c... View more info

The Car A History of the Automobile

By: Glancey, Jonathan

Price: $21.00

Publisher: UK, Carlton Books: 2006

Seller ID: 010936


ex-lib copy, 256pp & heading for 2 kilos. A picture's worth a thousand words so check the pics. The Norman Wisdom shot is a classic as is the interesting text re these toy cars. The Car takes us on a tour of the many roles that the automobile has played in its lifetime, and the many guise and different models in which it has appeared. Not just a book of glossy advertising shots, The Car is a social history of the impact that cars and driving have had on the world. Book ... View more info

Great Auto Races

By: Helck, Peter

Price: $80.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams: 1975

Seller ID: 011930


Peter Helck (1893-1988) was an American illustrator who specialized in depicting racecars. He estimated that he had produced more than 600 sketches, drawings and paintings during his career. Helck developed an early interest in automobiles, and as a boy caught rides with the race car driver who tested Simplex cars. In the mid 1940s he was commissioned by Esquire magazine for eight paintings depicting early motor racing. Helck was one of the founding faculty for the Famou... View more info

Step-by-Step Volkswagen Beetle Service Guide and Owner's Manual : All Models to 1980

By: Porter, Lindsay & Pollard, Dave

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Porter: 1994

Seller ID: 011554


128pp & 700g of veedub handy info - A service guide to the VW Beetle, which contains step-by-step instructions for every service interval, plus space for a service record and personal log of information. Book is awash with photos, diagrams, exploded view, do this then do that instructions. A really useful manual/reference. View more info

Steel Storm: Waffen-SS Panzer Battles on the Eastern Front 1943-1945

By: Ripley, Tim

Price: $45.00

Publisher: MBI Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 009654


All the Waffen-SS's panzer battles on the Eastern Front covered in full, including Kharkov, Kursk, and Cherkassy Includes 24 full color maps that allow the reader to more fully understand and follow the movements of Waffen-SS armored formations Illustrated by 180 black and white photographs of Waffen-SS panzer divisions on the Eastern Front between 1943 and 1945 Comprehensive appendices list Waffen-SS orders of battle, panzer divisional insignia, and armored fighting veh... View more info

MINI Owner's Survival Manual

By: Tyler, Jim

Price: $27.00

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 010911


A manual for owners of the Mini, with advice on purchasing a Mini, basic mainetnance and breakdowns. 144 super crisp pp, 400g packed for post review >>> The owner's manual for this model is long-gone but this neat little book is a great stand in. As the label on the back of the book reads: IMPORTANT: DO NOT LEAVE HOME WITHOUT THIS BOOK. View more info

The History Of British Motoring.A Chronicle Of Classic Cars And Bikes

By: Various

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Abbeydale Press, Bookmart: 2007

Seller ID: 011553


382pp & 1.7kg to post. Matchless, Triumph, Ariel, Rudge, Douglas, Sunbeam, Vincent, BSA, Wolseley, Lagonda, Lanchester, Humberette & Bean. All these and more were/are part of the heritage of British roads. Aaaah, remember when you could look down the street & identify a car from a distance, and now it's almost a sure thing that we'll all be driving Googlemobils not Goggomobils. Re-live the good times with this informative well illustrated resource. Faults? well, oil stai... View more info

Citroen 2CV: The Complete Story

By: White, Matt

Price: $55.00

Publisher: UK, Crowood: 1999

Seller ID: 010865


192 pages as crisp & white as a baguette, 800g packed for post. How can you not love the little 2CV? Pierre Boulanger, the father of the 2CV, set a brief to his Chief Engineer, Maurice Broglie, for a new car to be codenamed "Becassine" (snipe) to be an "umbrella on wheels" to carry two farmers, along with 50kg. of potatoes or a small barrel of wine at a maximum speed of 60 km/hr. It must travel in good comfort over rough rural roads. Economy was to be a ... View more info

Chrome Dreams Automobile Styling Since 1893

By: Wilson, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Chilton Book Company: 1976

Seller ID: 011583


800g paked to post, 310pp with most pp featuring lineart of the cars referred to. Chrome dreams: automobile styling since 1893 A study--serious but not stuffy--of the "form of the automobile as cultural expression"; and, linked, a display of every significant model from the 1893 Duryea (part buggy, part bicycle) to the 1975 Chevrolet Monte Carlo (all show). The years 1897-1900 saw the emergence of the fight runabout, unsatisfactory because it "looked as it i... View more info

Speed in Style: The Origins and Development of the Grand Touring Car

By: Wood, Jonathon

Price: $26.00

Publisher: UK, Patrick Stevens: 1990

Seller ID: 010575


A shabby cover faults this fascinating look at our auto past. 208 crisp white pp, approx 750g packed for post to you. GT has an aura that emanates from a superlative pedigree of Grand Tourers with their origins in the sports coupe of the 1930s. Automobile historian Jonathan Wood sets out the story from that time into the post-war era which saw the birth of the saloon car/sports car concept of the GT as we know it. Then, in the Sixties came the arrival of the volume produ... View more info