TITLE

The fire burns on

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Aaron
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/3/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5855, p19FS
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the automobile's powerful influence over human behavior. Development of automobiles that excite the visceral senses; Automobile's appeal to people's vanity; Mutual dependence of Americans and their vehicles.
ACCESSION #
2670152

 

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