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Ford as well as Toyota are accused of having created and supported the longstanding love affair between the driver and the car.
Still, this "Futurama III" scenario they describe seems very distant, and a bit dischordant with the specific, far more pragmatic proposals they present.
You're going to read more about that in this book and your eyes will probably be opened to exactly how it will impact so many things.
'...the relatively modest investment of about 16 million USD between 1998 and 2004 to select political organizations has been remarkably effective at manufacturing uncertainty... Read morePublished on October 17, 2012 by Birte Gam-jensen
I've owned this book for a while now, but have been unable to get motivated enough to finish it. Overall from reading what little I've read and mostly from reading all the reviews,... Read morePublished on May 29, 2012 by Jessica Elliott
TWO BILLION CARS: DRIVING TOWARD SUSTAINABILITY offers a fine history of cars and the global oil and car industries, with special focus on emissions and car cultures. Read morePublished on August 13, 2010 by Midwest Book Review
As indicated in several other books (Hot, Flat and Crowded by Mr. Friedmann and Traffic by Mr. Vanderbilt) traffic of today is mainly car-centric which as we all know is disastrous... Read morePublished on July 12, 2010 by Birte Gam-jensen
I dig this book. I grew up in the heart of Los Angeles and remember days when I could not run outside because the smog level was so bad that 10 minutes of running would do the lung... Read morePublished on January 21, 2010 by Alec Rojas
I didn't read the whole book, I kind of skimmed until I got to chapter five, which looked more interesting, a history of the oil age. Read morePublished on August 25, 2009 by BMc
Two Billion Cars: Driving Toward Sustainability, is the title of this thought-provoking and timely book by Daniel Sperling and Deborah Gordon. Read morePublished on June 13, 2009 by R S Cobblestone
I live in Asia and particularly in Bangkok, a city that has struggled with traffic since I arrived in 1980. Read morePublished on April 16, 2009 by G. Stephen Goode
Written by highly reputed scholars, the authors accomplished the feat to produce a book accessible to the general public but also useful for students and practitioners. Read morePublished on February 27, 2009 by Emc2