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Morrison, Kathryn.

Carscapes : the motor car, architecture and landscape in England / Kathryn A Morrison, John Minnis.

New Haven : Published by Yale University Press for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, c2012.
Physical Description:
vii, 439 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Reference Library
HE5664.A6 M655 2012 (LC) Oversize
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Architecture and society -- England -- History.
Automobiles -- Social aspects -- England -- History.
Cultural landscapes -- England -- History.
England -- Social life and customs.
Transportation, Automotive -- Social aspects -- England -- History.
Minnis, John.

  • Introduction: living with cars
  • Making cars
  • Buying and selling cars
  • Keeping the car at home
  • Maintaining the car
  • Filling up
  • Parking, pre 1939
  • Parking, post 1945
  • Scrapping the car
  • On the road
  • The car and the countryside
  • Hospitality for the motorist
  • Traffic in towns, 1896-1939
  • Traffic in towns, 1945-2010
  • Conclusion.