Author: Patrick R. Foster
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760345856
Size: 69.81 MB
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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"--

Jeep Wrangler

Author: Nigel Fryatt
Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited
ISBN: 1445671387
Size: 54.47 MB
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When the war was over and the US troops came home, the majority of the Jeeps
were just left behind. This was delightfully described by Patrick Foster, author of
the excellent book Jeep: The History of America's Greatest Vehicle, as 'the
ultimate free sample'. It was these free samples that helped to grow the Jeep's
reputation when hostilities ended, and to bolster overseas sales. Closer to home,
the end of the war saw the returning troops well versed in the vehicle's abilities,
and with ...

Ford Tough

Author: Patrick Foster
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760358222
Size: 36.73 MB
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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.

Jeep Color History

Author: Steve Statham
ISBN: 9781610590556
Size: 52.24 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 ...

International Harvester Trucks

Author: Patrick Foster
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 076034860X
Size: 43.86 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"--

Military Review

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RBOOK nnvmws Oral History of Normandy Invasion The 50th. By. John. Reichley
. “The jeep, the [CH—47] Dakota and the landing craft were the three tools that
won the war," said General Dwight D. Eisenhower. His boss, General George C.
Marshall, said the jeep was "America's greatest contribution to modern warfare. ...
One of the mysteries of the ubiquitous vehicle has been the origin of its name.

Diplomatic And Consular Year Book

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DIPLOMATIC MOTORING SECTION 6-year Longlife warranty on the chassis and
subframe. Coupled with low running costs, this feature helps the customer to
attain a better resale value at a time when many other luxury cars are
depreciating rapidly. Jeep's history explains strength of their models GENERAL
GEORGE C. MARSHALL, U.S. Army Chief of Staff during world War II and later
Secretary of State, once described the Jeep as "America's greatest contribution to
modern warfare.

Classic Cars

Author: Tim Slade
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1448892155
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The being a legend to an institution Jeep's 60 bhp side-valve fourbe a success.
Ford and Willys Overland also submitted. They had access to the Bantam, and so
their designs were very similar. The Willys had the best engine. The design was
standardized, and due to concerns about Bantam's lack of capacity, the contract
eventually went to Willys. America entered the war and demand soared. At their
peak, a Jeep was leaving the Willys production line every 90 seconds. By the end
of ...

The Detroit Almanac

Author: Peter Gavrilovich
Size: 77.47 MB
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e photo 1940 Lincoln Jeep! Jeep! Eugene drives his namesake. Free Press tile
photo Horse power In 1894, just two years before the first. 7) The 1940 Lincoln
Continental Kdsel Ford was 3 when his father finished his first car, in 1896.
Growing up, Edsel tinkered in ... George Marshall called the Jeep "America's
greatest contribution to modern warfare." The original Willys ... The small-block
V8 became the most important power plant in American automotive history. The
standard version ...

American Motors Corporation

Author: Patrick R. Foster
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 1610588584
Size: 31.86 MB
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This engaging book, from one of America’s best-known automotive writers, tells the entire AMC story from its inception to its ultimate demise. /div DIVAmerican Motors Corporation: The Rise and Fall of America’s Last Independent ...