Subtitle The History of the World's Most Iconic Guitars
Discover the rich history behind the world’s favorite musical instrument in Guitar Family Trees.
This striking visual catalog charts the histories of the most prominent and sought after guitars and their manufacturers, including such household names as Gibson, Martin, Rickenbacker, and Fender. From the Rickenbacker “Frying Pan” of the 1930s to the iconic Stratocaster to the most state-of-the-art guitars of today, hundreds of guitars are included in this comprehensive guide.
A history of over 200 guitars, revealing the inspirations and intents behind every model
Easy-to-read specification charts listing every detail
Gorgeous, full-page photographs of every guitar, plus photographs of artists who played them best
Commentary on which artist played each guitar best and which album features its particular sound
Whether you play guitar or just admire them, this captivating journey into the world of guitars is a visual feast for every guitar lover.