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The Porsche 911 Book Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9783961710409
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Published: Te Neues Publishing Company - October 1st, 2017

The introduction of the Porsche 901 in 1963 marked↵


My Dad Had That Car: A Nostalgic Look at the American Automobile, 1920-1990 Cover Image
By Tad Burness, Matt Stone (Commentaries by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316430913
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - May 9th, 2017

This one-of-a-kind, massive illustrated history of more than 10,000 American automobiles is perfect for the millions of classic car enthusiasts.

With more than 1,300 pages and 12,500 illustrations covering 70 years, this may be the most complete visual history of the American automobile ever published.


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Shadow of the Titanic: The Extraordinary Stories of Those Who Survived Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451671575
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Published: Atria Books - March 26th, 2013

From an acclaimed literary biographer, a riveting and groundbreaking account of what happened to the survivors of the Titanic.

We think we know the story of the Titanic—the once majestic and supposedly unsinkable ship that struck an iceberg on its maiden voyage from Britain to America—but very little has been written about the vessel’s 705 survivors.


Land Rover: The Story of the Car That Conquered the World Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780008194253
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Published: William Collins - July 4th, 2017

As quintessentially British as a plate of fish and chips or a British Bulldog, the boxy, utilitarian Land Rover Defender has become an iconic part of what it is to be British.


The Greatest Flying Stories Ever Told: Nineteen Amazing Tales From The Sky Cover Image
By Lamar Underwood (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781493019694
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Published: Lyons Press - August 1st, 2018

At 10:35 in the morning of Thursday, December 17, 1903, man got his wings. On the sand dunes of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Orville Wright flew the motorized aircraft he and his brother Wilbur had constructed to a distance less than the length of the wingspan of today's 747 jet. They made three other flights the same day, the final lasting 59 seconds for a distance over the ground of 852 feet.


Strange But True Tales of Car Collecting: Drowned Bugattis, Buried Belvederes, Felonious Ferraris and other Wild Stories of Automotive Misadventure Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780760353608
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Published: Motorbooks - October 24th, 2017

Strange But True Tales of Car Collecting recounts the wildest car-collecting stories, focusing on tales of the most eccentric and over-the-top collectors and collections from around the world. 

Most car collectors exhibit a healthy enthusiasm for their hobby with a tendency to dig into their favorite marques, chase parts, swap stories, and generally live


American Classic Cars: 300 Classic Marques from 1914-2000 (Mini Encyclopedia) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781782742173
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Published: Amber Books - September 18th, 2018

For the car fanatic, this fascinating reference looks in detail at the 300 most celebrated US autos from 1914 to 2000.


The Science of Supercars: The Technology That Powers the Greatest Cars in the World Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780228100904
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Published: Firefly Books - September 14th, 2018

Trace the evolution of the supercar through the technology that drives it.


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Wind, Sand and Stars Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780156027496
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Published: Mariner Books - December 9th, 2002

Recipient of the Grand Prix of the Académie Française, Wind, Sand and Stars captures the grandeur, danger, and isolation of flight. Its exciting account of air adventure, combined with lyrical prose and the spirit of a philosopher, makes it one of the most popular works ever written about flying. Translated by Lewis Galantière.


Van Life: Your Home on the Road Cover Image
By Foster Huntington (By (artist))
$24.99
ISBN: 9780316556446
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - October 10th, 2017

With hundreds of funky vehicles, awe-inspiring landscapes, and cleverly designed interiors in tiny spaces, Van Life is perfect for anyone who dreams about living on the open road.


365 Sports Cars You Must Drive Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780760340455
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Published: Motorbooks - November 15th, 2011

Sports cars make up one of the most beloved automotive genres for car fans.

From towering icons like Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche, and Corvette to everyman sportsters from Triumph, MG, Sunbeam, and Miata to oddballs like Crosley, Sabra, and DB, sports cars inspire passion and strong opinions as few other vehicles on the road could.

365 Sports Cars You Must Drive<


Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062688736
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 4th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • At the end of World War II, a band of aces gathered in the Mojave Desert on a Top Secret quest to break the sound barrier–nicknamed "The Demon" by pilots. The true story of what happened in those skies has never been told. 

Speed. In 1947, it represented the difference between victory and annihilation.


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