50 Years of Classic Sports Cars
More than 500 images of power and grace in one incredible bargain. Focuses primarily on postwar Ferraris, Porsches, Jaguars, Mustangs and Corvettes, and examines how economic climates influence the public's need for speed.
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POSTWAR SPORTS CARS
TURNING UP THE WICK
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