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The Passion for Holden : A Celebration of the Classic Australian Marque in 48 Cars

By: Joel Wakely

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Woodslane Press: 2019

Seller ID: 9781925868074

ISBN: 1925868079

Condition: New


To mark the manufacture of the very last Australian Holdens in 2017, Joel Wakely gathered together dozens of fascinating stories about many of the models Holden have produced since 1948. Joel tells the whole story of Holden, from the saddlery set up by J. A. Holden in the 1850s, to Henry Holdens car body-building of the 1910s, the sale of the company to General Motors, the determination to produce the all-Australian car, the on-track successes, and the highlights of 69 years of manufacturing all-Australian vehicles. With contributions from dozens of Holden enthusiasts about their myriad cars p... View more info

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The Passion for Utes : An Australian Obsession

By: Joel Wakely

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, Woodslane Press: 2019

Seller ID: 9781925868098

ISBN: 1925868095

Condition: New


To complement his fully illustrated history of utes in Australia, Joel Wakely has gathered together dozens of fascinating stories about many of the models that various Australian manufacturers (and indeed some overseas ones too) have produced since the early 20th century. Joel tells the whole story of utes in Australia, from the first home-constructed vehicles in the 1910s and 20s, to Fords first true ute in the 1930s, the first all-Australian (Holden) ute in the early 1950s, and the highlights of several more decades of ute development. With contributions from dozens of ute enthusiasts about ... View more info