Lost Truck Legends: An Illustrated History Of Unique, Small-scale Truck Builders by Robert GabrickLost Truck Legends: An Illustrated History Of Unique, Small-scale Truck Builders by Robert Gabrick

Lost Truck Legends: An Illustrated History Of Unique, Small-scale Truck Builders

byRobert Gabrick

Paperback | October 15, 2012

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Here you go truck fans, a book just for you! Featuring small-scale independent truck manufacturers, this book offers a selection of trucks no longer manufactured, but that in their time had a solid reputation. Basically, because of supply and demand, the smaller companies couldn’t compete with the large manufacturers in the long run, yet they offered technological innovations, unique styling, or met a specific market niche to the trucking industry. Detailed histories along with vintage photographs hark back to a different era of these gone-but-not-forgotten, yet still-today-admired orphan trucks. Available, Fageol, Hug, Corbitt, Hendrickson, Dart, Garford, Republic, Bederman and a few others are portrayed with historic images through the 1930s-1970s time period.

An avid reader and researcher, Robert Gabrick became interested in trucks and all things mechanical at an early age. Since then Mr. Gabrick went on to become a history teacher, researcher, and writer. He has been awarded 26 separate fellowships and grants for his historical research and papers. About his current truck research, Mr. Gab...
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Title:Lost Truck Legends: An Illustrated History Of Unique, Small-scale Truck BuildersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.25 inPublished:October 15, 2012Publisher:Enthusiast BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1583882960

ISBN - 13:9781583882962

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