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SILVER PALACES: AMERICA’S STREAMLINED TRAILERS

by: Douglas Keister

Travel back in time and experience America’s silver masters of the road with a vintage trailer expert. Drool over luscious vintage trailers & the classic cars that pull them. 300+ photos; 10×9 inches, 160 pgs.

1-58685-352-X
978-1-58685-352-5
Softcover
08-14-2004
Cabins, Lodges & Outdoor Lifestyle

$24.99

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Overview

Travel back in time and experience America’s silver masters of the road with vintage trailer expert Douglas Keister as he explains the simple, historical beginning of the streamlined trailer, its evolution, and the state of vintage trailer collection and restoration today.

Find out how the many challenges in making mobile spaces for living were addressed, how World War II affected trailer production and evolution, and how the RV and travel associations that sprang up around the country influenced the growth of this incredibly American obsession!

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Douglas Keister
has photographed 14 award-winning, critically acclaimed books, including Stories in Stone: A Field Guide to Cemetery Symbolism and Iconography and Classic Cottages: Simple, Romantic Homes as well as Fernando’s Gift (El Regalo de Fernando), a Sierra Club Book for Children. He lives in Chico, California.

Details

ISBN: 1-58685-352-X
Publisher: GIBBS AND SMITH PUBLISHER
Publish Date: 08-14-2004

“SILVER PALACES: AMERICA’S STREAMLINED TRAILERS”

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