Everything that is great about the American automobile is presented in this full color, beautifully depicted guide. It includes all of your favorite American models; Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Jeep, Lincoln, Oldsmobile, Plymouth, Pontiac, and many more. There is a car catalogued for every type of enthusiast; big cars, small cars, beautiful cars, eccentric cars, and practical cars. The auto industry was the backbone of American industry, and the product was a pristine line of American automobiles. The Illustrated Directory of American Cars is a tip-of-the-hat to the fantastic creativity and determination that has driven American car design and technology for over a century.
Bruce Wexler has had a lifelong fascination with American culture, from Western movies to cars to toys. He lived for many years in Pennsylvania before returning home to his native England. Wexler's books include Classic Country Toys; Greatest American Cars; Route 66 Lost and Found; The Wild, Wild West of Louis L'Amour; How the Wild West Was Won; The Mysterious World of Sherlock Holmes; and The Authentic South of Gone with the Wind. He lives in London.