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Semi Trucks of the 1960s

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This book follows on the heels of Semi-Trucks of the 1950s. As the '50s saw new and improved models after the starved war years, the Sixties was the decade for expansion, not only for truck manufacturers with a huge selection of models, but also for the trucking companies themselves with more places to haul. Construction of the Interstate highway system helped pave the way for faster and smoother service, helping reshape the American landscape faster than ever seen before. Gear up for this outstanding selection of 1960s semi-truck photos by Ron Adams. Captions include detailed information about the trucks, trailers, and hauling configurations of a wide range of makers including Mack, Brockway, Autocar, Diamond T, Diamond Reo, Ford, White-Freightliner, GMC, International, Kenworth, and Peterbilt.

About the Author

Ron Adams has contributed to many truck books and articles in trucking magazines, among authoring a few handfuls of books himself. His books sell well as "truck guys" have now been buying his books for years. He has been collecting truck literature and photographing trucks for over 40 years and has a vast knowledge of the trucking industry.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781583883006
Author:
Adams, Ron
Publisher:
Enthusiast Books
Subject:
Automotive - General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20120418
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
32 color and 276 b/w photos
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

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