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Vw Beetle: a Comprehensive Illustrated History [Hardcover]

Keith Seume
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  • Hardcover: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Motorbooks International (1 Jan 1994)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0760304300
  • ISBN-13: 978-0760304303
  • Product Dimensions: 36.3 x 27.4 x 1.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 923,694 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars One of the best VW book in my collection. 30 Mar 2002
Format:Hardcover
Takes you from the very first proto type to the new VW. Through the war years,& Peace production of this wonderful car. Takes you through the changes inside & out. Very well photographed & written.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Nice photo history of a legendary car! 26 Mar 1999
By F. Dowdle - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
This book has very nice photos of the Volkswagen in its various "disguises" from all over the world. There are few US specicification cars pictured, most are UK or European models. For a general overview of the type, it is very good. For those looking for a history of the export models made for US consumption, this is not the book. Nitpicking here I know, but as an example the horn ring and steering wheel for the sedan ("bug") were redesigned for the 1964 US model. The 1966 (UK) model pictured has the old style ring and wheel.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Photography 19 Dec 1997
By agg54@hgea.org - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
This book has the best studio type photography that I have ever seen in a VW history. I also found the Technical Appendix is among the best for a quick review of the major changes in the VW Type I through the years. The historical photos are reprinted in a crisp format, and are less grainy than I have seen, so these often seen photos seem somehow new. The text is an accurate rehash so an "8" is the highest rating I can give. This lavishly illustrated volume is worth the price. It is a good addition to any VW library.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great photos 25 Mar 2013
By ZO6VERT - Published on Amazon.com
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Very large book, very nicely done. Lots of great history and information. Super coffee table book to share with friends.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent 7 Mar 2013
By John T. Lyons - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
This book is a comprehensive history of the beetle as well as Volkswagons in general but the focus is mainly on the beetle. The text is accurate and is written by someone who really knows his stuff. The highlights of the book are the illustrations. They are absolutely first rate and beautifully printed. Absolutely gorgeous in this large format book. It's quite an expensive book if new but the used one I got was in very good shape with just some slight damage to the dust jacket but in perfect condition inside. If you're a bugnut or know someone who is this is the holy grail.
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5.0 out of 5 stars coffee table book 6 Aug 2012
By MPL023 - Published on Amazon.com
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Great price and fast delivery. I'e had 5 VW Beetles and one Rabbit in my life the firsty being a 1949 bug I bought in Germany when in the service. They are truly an iconic automobile. This book i like a VW Bug Bible. For anyone who has owned a bug it is a real trip down memory lane, with great pictures and text.
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