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Cars and Culture

Cars and Culture

Diane C. Donovan

Cars and Culture

Rudi Volti

Greenwood Press

PO Box 5007, Westport, CT 06881-5007

0313328315 $45.00 1-800-225-5800 www.greenwood.com

The car has shaped the very fabric of American society, and its history shows how decisions at all levels of government and society have been shaped by the auto. Volti’s history covers the technology behind the car’s development, plus the accompanying roads, traffic laws, gas production, and regulation which accompanied fostering of the auto as a way of American life. An intriguing survey evolves.

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