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Men and motors of the Austin

£75.00

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Since 1905, Herbert Austin's Longbridge car factory, known locally as "The Austin" has provided a livelihood for thousands of families in the West Midlands. This is the story of the vehicles produced there, and the factory itself , in the words of those intimately involved in the styling , design, testing and building of cars. It provides historic detail, human experience and social history, and aims to be of great interest to motoring enthusiasts as well as those who have worked at Longbridge under the various ownerships, including BMC, British Leyland, Austin-Rover, BMW and Phoenix.
Hardback. Good condition. Dustcover unclipped but spine is faded.

Item details

Author(s):
Barney Sharratt
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22x27.5x2cm
Edition:
2000
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1859606717
ISBN-13:
9781859606711
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
Haynes
Title:
Men and motors of the Austin

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Since 1905, Herbert Austin's Longbridge car factory, known locally as "The Austin" has provided a livelihood for thousands of families in the West Midlands. This is the story of the vehicles produced there, and the factory itself , in the words of those intimately involved in the styling , design, testing and building of cars. It provides historic detail, human experience and social history, and aims to be of great interest to motoring enthusiasts as well as those who have worked at Longbridge under the various ownerships, including BMC, British Leyland, Austin-Rover, BMW and Phoenix.
Hardback. Good condition. Dustcover unclipped but spine is faded.

Author(s):
Barney Sharratt
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22x27.5x2cm
Edition:
2000
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1859606717
ISBN-13:
9781859606711
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
Haynes
Title:
Men and motors of the Austin

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