The Age of the Automobile

£9.99

Available in Stock

Based on the author's series of television programmes, this social history of Britain up to the 1970s explores the impact of motorized transport - whether motor cars, tanks or aircraft - on how and where people lived; the development of mass production industries; and on leisure pursuits and holidays. At the same time, Perkin traces the political and economic decline of Britain as a world power and its 'moral rise as the leading pioneer of the welfare state'. First published in 1976.

Qty

The Age of the Automobile

The Age of the Automobile

A Social History of 20th Century Britain

EER2016

Paperback264pp Illustrated229x152mm

9781911204190     Product Code: 225685

Details

Based on the author's series of television programmes, this social history of Britain up to the 1970s explores the impact of motorized transport - whether motor cars, tanks or aircraft - on how and where people lived; the development of mass production industries; and on leisure pursuits and holidays. At the same time, Perkin traces the political and economic decline of Britain as a world power and its 'moral rise as the leading pioneer of the welfare state'. First published in 1976.

publ £19.99

now 

Categories

Tags