Wheels: A Pictorial History
World Publishing Company, 1955 - Automobiles - 96 pages
A history of the wheel in transportation, from the first primitive form of roller, through chariots and carriages, to today's automobiles.
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ahead American automobile axletree barouche became bicycle bobsleigh body boot brake brouette brougham buggy built cabriolet calash caliche called carriage carried century chair chariot coachman cochio cocking cart Conestoga Conestoga wagon cranked curricle drag driver driver's seat early Edwin Tunis Egyptian Elamite electric engine England English feet fellies folding Ford France French front wheels gasoline gear Governess cart Greek handle hansom cab harness high-wheeled hitched horses hung invented iron kind ladies later leather light London mail coaches modern one-horse passengers pedals perch phaeton pleasure wagon pole popular post chaise postilion pulled quadriga racing rear axle rear wheels reins ride rockaway rode rollers Roman ruts Selden shafts shape side skid sledge sleigh Solid wheels speed spokes sport springs stage wagons stagecoach steam steam tricycle straps Stutz Bearcat sulky thing tires travois turn usually vehicle velocipede wooden yoke