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Fifty Cars That Changed the World

Fifty Cars That Changed the World

Hardback Design Museum Fifty

By (author) The Design Museum

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  • Publisher: Conran Octopus Ltd
  • Format: Hardback | 112 pages
  • Dimensions: 152mm x 212mm x 18mm | 399g
  • Publication date: 5 April 2010
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 1840915366
  • ISBN 13: 9781840915365
  • Illustrations note: 200 colour photographs
  • Sales rank: 24,798

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Everything around us is designed and the word 'design' has become part of our everyday experience. But how much do we know about it? Fifty Cars That Changed the World imparts that knowledge listing the top 50 cars that have made a substantial impact in the world of British design today. From the1908 Ford Model T to the 1998 smart car, each entry offers a short appraisal to explore what has made their iconic status to give them a special place in design history.

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The Design Museum's mission is to celebrate, entertain, and inform. It is the world's leading museum devoted to contemporary design in every form from furniture to graphics, and architecture to industrial design. It is working to place design at the centre of contemporary culture. It demonstrates both the richness of the creativity to be found in all forms of design, and its importance. Design is a hugely fertile field of inventive new work, as well as a key component underpinning the modern economy. It provides a means for understanding the contemporary world, and, potentially, for making it a better place.

Table of contents

Introduction The Cars Acknowledgements