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The Classic Automobiles of Clive Cussler and Dirk Pitt

Book - 2011
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"An illustrated work about Clive Cussler/Dirk Pitt's classic car collection, including text on the general history and acquisition of each vehicle, along with color photographs"-- Provided by publisher
"A gorgeous tour through Clive Cussler's outstanding collection of rare, classic, and antique automobiles. Fans of Clive Cussler's bestselling Dirk Pitt series know that his hero has a soft spot for rare and classic automobiles...and that the vehicles that appear in the novels are actually part of Cussler's own vast collection. Through stunning color photographs and warm, informative commentary, fans of Cussler and Pitt can see fifty-four of these automobiles in all their glory, and learn about the history and acquisition of each classic car. Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Touring. Mercedes-Benz 630K. Duesenberg J-140. Cadillac V-16 Roadster. Ford Cabriolet Hot Rod. Packard V-12. it's a car lover's paradise! "-- Provided by publisher
Publisher: New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2011
ISBN: 9780399158100
Branch Call Number: 629.222 Cussler 2011
Characteristics: 226 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 32 cm


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Mar 28, 2017

Never thought "research" would be so expensive & addictive for author. Poor guy on impulse buy just because his spouse said, "There's a car I driven in high school." while driving.
Good introduction to rare, forgotten & just plain weird cars or the designers & companies that made them.


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