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From the earliest days when owning and running a motor vehicle was strictly the preserve of the rich and famous, through the growth period of mass production and ownership, to the era of motorways and multi-storey parking, the car has shaped almost every aspect of the times in which we live. This book looks at many facets of the Kennet valley’s motoring past including petrol stations and garages, specialist car restorers and transport cafés, aiming to show, and in some cases remind the reader, how much motoring has changed the way we live.

The authors have spent several years researching this book and have interviewed a great number of people along the way. They have been allowed privileged access to family photo albums and old company archives, plus regional and national collections, and have presented their history to readers in a way that they hope is both informative and enjoyable.

254mm x 203mm (hardback) 208 pages

Author: Roger Day & Tim Green

ISBN 9781846744051

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