THE AMERICAN TAXI

Subtitle A Century of Service

Ben Merkel, Chris Monier
Description Description
The American Taxi has been providing a vital public service for 100 years! Enjoy the Taxi experience through photographs and the history of famous taxi marques, such as Yellow, General, Checker, DeSoto, Packard, Plymouth, Ford, & Studebaker - many minor makes are also represented with forgotten names like Rockwell, Murphy, Oakland, Huppmobile and Stearns Knight. Oddball experiments, unusual taxis, lights, meters, and taxi memorabilia are highlighted. A walk through time illustrates the effect of regulations on taxis and how that led to technical advances and body changes.
Format:
Format Trade Paperback 144 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9781583881767
Size:
Size8.50 in x 11.00 in x 0.50 in / 215.90 mm x 279.40 mm x 12.70 mm
Published:
Published Date November 9th, 2006
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