British Lorries Of The 1950s by Malcolm BobbittBritish Lorries Of The 1950s by Malcolm Bobbitt

British Lorries Of The 1950s

byMalcolm Bobbitt

Paperback | September 19, 2017

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British commercial vehicle manufacturers played a key role in bolstering Britain's economy throughout the 1950s, especially during the period of postwar austerity, a time when they contributed to the all-important export drive.

British lorries were the workhorses of the world, and performed a wide range of tasks from goods delivery to heavy haulage. This highly visual study of British lorries of the 1950s captures, in 120 illustrations, the vital but often understated duties that were reliably conducted 365 days a year.

Vintage black and white, and color photography include evocative publicity material, and pictures from the preservation and heritage scene. The comprehensive text reveals much about the marques that were household names, along with information about Britain's road haulage and commercial motor industries.
Malcolm Bobbittis the author of more than thirty marque histories and general automotive books, a number of which have been published as foreign language editions. As a regular contributor to several periodicals and newspapers, his work and photography have appeared worldwide. A member of the Guild of Motoring Writers, Society of Autom...
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Title:British Lorries Of The 1950sFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 8 × 7.5 × 0.25 inPublished:September 19, 2017Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:178711113X

ISBN - 13:9781787111134

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