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The Resource The people's car : a global history of the Volkswagen Beetle, Bernhard Rieger

The people's car : a global history of the Volkswagen Beetle, Bernhard Rieger

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The people's car : a global history of the Volkswagen Beetle
Title
The people's car
Title remainder
a global history of the Volkswagen Beetle
Statement of responsibility
Bernhard Rieger
Title variation
Global history of the Volkswagen Beetle
Creator
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Language
eng
Summary
"The People's Car is a transnational cultural history tracing the Beetle from its origins in Nazi Germany to its role in the postwar West German "economic miracle" to its popularity in midcentury Europe and the U.S., second career in Mexico and Latin America, and revival in the late 1990s"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
Dewey number
629.222/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL215.V6
LC item number
R54 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The people's car : a global history of the Volkswagen Beetle, Bernhard Rieger
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The people's car : a global history of the Volkswagen Beetle, Bernhard Rieger
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: some shapes are hard to improve on -- Before the "people's car" -- A symbol of the national socialist people's community? -- "We should make no demands" -- Icon of the early federal republic -- An export hit -- "The Beetle is dead -- long live the Beetle" -- "I have a vochito in my heart" -- Of Beetles old and new -- Epilogue: the Volkswagen Beetle as a global icon
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ocn810273534
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
406 p.
Isbn
9780674050914
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012029928
Other control number
40022179543
Other physical details
ill.

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