Item description for Masters of Car Design by Larry Edsall...
Close to 400 photographs in this handsome volume capture the excitement of automotive history, spotlighting the most innovative and important car design and their manufacturers, include many famous American models. Illustrations and words combine to re-create the adventures of designing the legendary cars that evolved into today's indispensable, stylish, and efficient automobile. From Ghia, Farina, Giugiaro, and Bertone to General Motors, Chrysler, and Ford, Masters of Car Design traces the evolution of car production, while spectacular archival and specially commissioned photographs showcase the cutting-edge designs that have earned these manufacturers a major place in automotive history. A superb gift for automotive enthusiasts, this book brings to life classic car models and their designers with fantastic photographs taken by famous car photographers.
Larry Edsall, a professional automobile journalist, has worked for over a decade for AutoWeek. During his career, he has covered the most important motoring events and tested a wide range of vehicles around the world. He is the author of several books, including Legendary Cars (White Star).
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 12.1" Width: 10.8" Height: 1.3" Weight: 5.05 lbs.
Release Date Feb 26, 2008
Publisher White Star
ISBN 8854403377 ISBN13 9788854403376
Availability 0 units.
More About Larry Edsall
Larry Edsall was snatched away from a career as the sports editor of a daily newspaper in Michigan to become the motorsports editor at "AutoWeek" magazine, where he spent most of a dozen years as the managing editor. He left Detroit for Phoenix in 1999 to help modernize one automotive website and then launched another, iZoom.com. He is a freelance contributor to automotive and lifestyle publications, writes regularly for the" Detroit News" "Drive" section, contributes to the" New York Times" "Wheels," and is part of the adjunct faculty at the journalism school at Arizona State University. He resides in Phoenix, Arizona.