The Beaulieu Encyclopedia of the Automobile

The Beaulieu Encyclopedia of the Automobile

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First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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This is a hefty, comprehensive, non-technical resource for the serious autophile. Inclusion in this two-volume encyclopedia required that the particular make of car was intended for manufacture (even if it never did get manufactured). Grounds for exclusion were that first, the car was built for racing, and second, that it never made it off the drafting table. Both volumes in the set open with extensive color plate galleries of some of the more distinctive cars in the history of manufacture, and entries on cars, companies, and manufacturers often include b&w photos. Famous auto manufacturers like Ferdinand Porsche and Ferruccio Lamborghini receive rather in-depth entries. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, c2000
ISBN: 9781579582937
Branch Call Number: R 629.222 BEA
Characteristics: 2 v. (xxxii, 1-936, xlix ; xxxii, [937]-1792, xlix p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Georgano, G. N.
Alternative Title: Encyclopedia of the automobile


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