TITLE

Times change; what else is new?

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Peter
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/27/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5854, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on changes in the lifestyle of automobile owners. Social changes; Continued dominance of the steel cars; Characteristics of the most influential automotive figures of the twentieth century.
ACCESSION #
2674580

 

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