Car Emblems: The Ultimate Guide To Automotive Logos Worldwide by Giles ChapmanCar Emblems: The Ultimate Guide To Automotive Logos Worldwide by Giles Chapman

Car Emblems: The Ultimate Guide To Automotive Logos Worldwide

byGiles Chapman

Paperback | October 12, 2015

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With over 1,000 illustrations, this indispensable and entertaining book reveals the fascinating secrets behind the genesis and evolution of 125 car emblems from around the world, including every significant one currently in use and dozens more classic examples.

Why is the logo for the Ferrari a galloping horse? What year did Jaguar begin displaying their namesake wild cat as the hood ornament? InsideCar Emblems, you will find the secrets to the origin of the emblems: where the emblem came from as well as its evolution through the years. Learn the development and meaning of every car logo worldwide with over 1,000 illustrations of classic as well as contemporary designs.

Car Emblemsis the reference book for every car lover, who can name all the emblems as they see them. From the blue and white checkered BMW pattern to the Ram head on the front of every Dodge RAM truck, care emblems give each make and model its identity and also tells us something of its history.

The detailed illustrations give readers an inside look into the history of vehicles as well as the history of the manufacturers who create them.Car Emblemsis an essential reference source for every car aficionado.

Giles Chapman is a motoring writer who specialises in offbeat subjects and curiosities. He writes for numerous magazines and national newspapers, and has authored a dozen books, including TV Cars and Haynes: The Classic Cutaways. He lives in Sevenoaks.
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Title:Car Emblems: The Ultimate Guide To Automotive Logos WorldwideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 12, 2015Publisher:Chartwell BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0785831339

ISBN - 13:9780785831334

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