Uses statistical tables, charts, photographs, maps, and illustrations to explore everyday life in the United States during the Cold War period.The contest for power and speed, which came to involve improvement and increased use of the V-8 engine, received a major ... but the air-cooled engine needed no water or antifreeze, could produce 30 miles per gallon, and was virtually indestructable. ... One can follow the story in the tables pertaining to gasoline prices and gasoline mileage, changing emphasis in ... Cars Brand Units Market Share Honda Accord 417, 179 4.5% Ford Taurus 313, 274 3.4% Chevy Cavalier 295, 123anbsp;...
|Title||:||Cold War America, 1946 To 1990|
|Author||:||Facts on File Inc, Ross Gregory|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2003-01-01|