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Volvo: Sixty Years of Truckmaking

£19.99

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Volvo: Sixty Years of Truckmaking
Christer Olsson
English translation by Tom Byrne
Forlagshuset Norden AB, 1987.
Hardback; 230 x 305 mm; blue boards with silver titles on spine and front cover; 224 pages. Original unclipped dust jacket. Profusely illustrated in monochrome and colour, and printed on good quality glossy paper.
The book is in very good condition. The binding is sound. Some bumping and marking of the dust jacket.
The book describes the history of truckmaking at Volvo, from the original 1928 models to the new Volvo F16 and White-GMC Autocar trucks (introduced in October 1987). The development of Volvo trucks over six decades is described. A special chapter is devoted to the development of White, the American make acquired by Volvo in 1981.
The book will appeal to those with an interest in commercial vehicles as well as the wider aspects of Volvo’s involvement in vehicle manufacture, and the wealth of detail and illustrations. The contents are beautifully presented.

Item details

Author(s):
Christer Olsson
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
230 x 305 mm
Edition:
1987
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
9186442562
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Forlagshuset Norden AB
Title:
Volvo: Sixty Years of Truckmaking

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Volvo: Sixty Years of Truckmaking
Christer Olsson
English translation by Tom Byrne
Forlagshuset Norden AB, 1987.
Hardback; 230 x 305 mm; blue boards with silver titles on spine and front cover; 224 pages. Original unclipped dust jacket. Profusely illustrated in monochrome and colour, and printed on good quality glossy paper.
The book is in very good condition. The binding is sound. Some bumping and marking of the dust jacket.
The book describes the history of truckmaking at Volvo, from the original 1928 models to the new Volvo F16 and White-GMC Autocar trucks (introduced in October 1987). The development of Volvo trucks over six decades is described. A special chapter is devoted to the development of White, the American make acquired by Volvo in 1981.
The book will appeal to those with an interest in commercial vehicles as well as the wider aspects of Volvo’s involvement in vehicle manufacture, and the wealth of detail and illustrations. The contents are beautifully presented.

Author(s):
Christer Olsson
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
230 x 305 mm
Edition:
1987
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
9186442562
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Forlagshuset Norden AB
Title:
Volvo: Sixty Years of Truckmaking

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