What's up ? Hands in grease ...


Or how Denis decided to watch a previously unknown mechanical: the html.
by Igor. D.

It is He finally puts Denis opened his website. It will make you enjoy his pictures, his moods too. Finally we will see, the future will tell us what he will do his site. From time to time, He will rise records on vehicles that have marked his life and that of his friends, his appointment (for those interested), if there are scheduled meetings, etc..

Finally we speak here mostly mechanical, and other topics certainly. It will depend a lot on the wind direction and how big is the foot is lifted.

In any case, you will need to Denis to know thefoudre.com. Talk around you.

What’s New on the Site

Fisher Body Craftsman’s Guild the book ...   September 2017, News American Classic Drive ...   Wink to the past ...

 
 

Fisher Body Craftsman’s Guild the book ...


This 64 page soft cover book features over 90 color photos of top Fisher Body Craftsman’s Guild models from the 1930’s to the late 1960’s. Many of the teenagers who built these models became famous designers, architects and even NASA engineers ...

Published on 09.15.2017

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September 2017, News American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! A news for you are the last car came to garage a 1946 Pontiac Streamliner Sedanette.
The forties to the seventies, classic sports convertible. A must see ...

Published on 09.05.2017

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Wink to the past ...


A beautiful meeting in Versailles ... When the horse brigade meets a car enthusiast ... In the old days when the car is king motorcycle in everyday law enforcement, the horse kept in our city, a place of choice, thanks to the usability that it emerges ...

Published on 07.05.2017

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Vintage Corvette has been daily driver for 50 years ...


Ann-Shirley Goodall ordered his new Corvette roadster on January 15, 1962 at King Chevrolet in Cincinnati, Ohio.
The car cost $ 3,747.85 with taxes and a license. It has accumulated 300,000 kilometers in time ...

Published on 05.05.2017

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Cadillac 110 years luxury book ...


For all those who love Cadillacs, this book is a real gem. The pages are bright, very bright, the jacket is also remarkable. The main cover is black cloth. Page after page beautiful lines and curves of one of the largest American auto brands. it's an art book that focuses on the glory days of Cadillac ...

Published on 03.05.2017

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February 2017, News American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! A news for you are the last car came to garage a 1971 Chevrolet Corvette convertible.
The forties to the seventies, classic sports convertible. A must see ...

Published on 02.15.2017

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American Muscle Supercars by Tom Glatch ...


A wonderful, well written book on the subject providing a captivating mix of technical details, insider trivia and background stories - impossible to put down! The author displays a deep knowledge and passion for American supercars, providing a riveting cross section from classic cars to modern trucks - all illustrated by artful high quality photographs. This book makes a great addition for your enthusiast library or your man cave alike ...

Published on 02.05.2017

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AmeriSud enters in year 2017 ...


The words of our President Philippe Courant. And also the news, to announce the launch of the e-zine or (electronic magazine), The Mag of Clubs Autumn 2016. The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 01.05.2017

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25 years later, woman finally buys Thunderbird of her dreams ...


Woman bought her dream 1955 Ford Thunderbird 25 years after she first saw it, and has been driving it ever since. The 1955 Ford Thunderbird was introduced at the Detroit Auto Show 60 years ago on Feb. 20, 1954 ...

Published on 06.05.2016

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The most beautiful concept cars in Buick history ...


The Buick Motor Division of General Motors is known for the entry-level, luxury crossovers and sedans it produces nowadays such as the Buick Encore 2017 and the new Buick Regal. The brand that has gained a great reputation in the world of the old car built some of the most captivating concept cars ...

Published on 05.15.2016

 
 

Montreal woman buys a ’51 Packard for her 51st birthday ...


The Montreal woman had a love life with Packards automobiles. With a master's degree in art history from the University of Montreal, Chantal has always had a keen interest in past articles, including a taste for the "rolling sculptures of yesteryear" ...

Published on 05.05.2016

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The Cars of Harley Earl ...


Harley Earl's drive toward bold and innovative design spurred American car design during the mid-twentieth century. His distinctive designs defined the 1950s finned cars and set American automotive design on the path it has followed into the modern era. With this indepth examination, you learn the inside story of these remarkable cars and the man behind them. It's an essential addition to any automotive library ...

Published on 02.05.2016

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Setting the Pace, Oldsmobile First 100 Years ...


In this book you will discover the history of the Oldsmobile firm. Many photos in black and white and color. But life in the city of Lansing, MI. The authors Helen and James R. Jones Earley Walkinshaw shows what happened during this period 1970 - 1979. If you are a fan of Oldsmobile you like the book ...

Published on 01.15.2016

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AmeriSud enters in year 2016 ...


The words of our President Philippe Courant. And also the news, to announce the launch of the e-zine or (electronic magazine), The Mag of Clubs Autumn 2015. The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 01.05.2016

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The Zippo Lighter Car by Chuck Derer ...


In the late 40s, George G. Blaisdell, the founder of Zippo brand commissioned a car tailor-made to promote his business.
This Chrysler New Yorker in 1947 has changed paraded around the United States for a few years ...

Published on 12.15.2015

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A Century of American Automotive Style ...


A Century of Automotive Style remains the book of choice for anyone interested in or involved with car design. Authored by Michael Lamm and Dave Holls, it’s a 100-year history that explains why cars looked-and look-the way they do, who designed what and why ...

Published on 11.15.2015

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Ford total performance the book ...


Ford’s racing success in the ’60s is legendary. Martyn’s book is the Who’s Who of the key players that made Ford Total Performance a reality. This includes Carroll Shelby, a visionary who walked into an unprecedented opportunity, and was instrumental in condensing Ford’s broad mission into reality. Martyn also reveals insights and interesting side stories about the era, and facts that weren’t included in the press releases ...

Published on 11.05.2015

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Cadillac Seville STS I new car for The Foudre ...


In 1999 Cadillac Seville remains the only car in the imported brand on our soil, It is indeed unusual to come across a Cadillac STS I on our roads. The European customer rather look logically to luxury sedans, less exotic, Mercedes BMW and other leading ...

Published on 10.15.2015

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2015 Pebble Beach Tour Sights and Sounds ...


The annual Pebble Beach Concours, and the events of Monterey Car Week, make up one of the most car-overloaded experiences of every year. The guys guide you through their experience in 2015, with auction details and exhaust sounds along the way ...

Published on 10.05.2015

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Autumn 2015 ...


A little news, to announce the upcoming release of Mag of Clubs Autumn 2015. But as the online E-magazine or (electronic magazine), the Mag of Clubs Summer 2015 ...

Published on 09.15.2015

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The Durango Club at 2015 Woodward Dream Cruise ...


A little nod to our American friends. Steve Smith's the Prez, Tom and some other DOCers of Durango Owners Club (D.O.C.) that moved the Woodward Dream Cruise 2015 ...

Published on 09.05.2015

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2015 Wooward Dream Cruise ...


The Woodward Dream Cruise – WDC – is the World's Most Popular Car Cruise and largest one-day automotive event. It is held annually the 3rd Saturday of August on Woodward Avenue just north of Detroit in Michigan, USA ...

Published on 08.15.2015

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Voodoo Larry 2015 Open House by Chuck Derer ...


I've been going to Voodoo Larry Open House shows for several years now.
In 2015 the success was resounding. It is one of the great Chicago area art events, about the car culture ...

Published on 08.05.2015

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Elgin Park Michael Paul Smith's second book ...


For his second book, which he wrote with Gail K. Ellison, Smith takes us behind the scenes, showing us just how he creates such lifelike scenes. At the same time, he introduces us to his legions of fans, some of whom have over time become remixers, contributors, and inspiration for Smith’s work ...

Published on 07.15.2015

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Summer 2015 ...


A little news, to announce the upcoming release of Mag of Clubs Summer 2015. But as the online E-magazine or (electronic magazine), the Mag of Clubs Spring 2015 ... The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 07.05.2015

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1990 Cadillac Coupe De Ville ...


The best-selling luxury automobile in America, the 1990 version of the deVille, was powered by a more powerful 4.5-liter V-8 engine. Its horsepower was increased from 155 to 190, while torque moved up from 240 to 245 lb.-ft. A new windshield wiper system with enhanced overall operation was adopted ...

Published on 06.15.2015

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Miss Margaret Dunning, 104 - year-old Packard owner, dies ...


Margaret Dunning told us that her bucket list was complete. The 104-year-old matriarch of the classic car community passed away Sunday May 17, 2015 at doing what she loved best – driving in a classic car rally and raising money for charity ...

Published on 06.05.2015

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Cars of Tomorrow by Boys of Today ...


The Fisher Body Craftsman’s Guild was an automobile design competition which challenged boys to design and build a model of their own "idea" for a future car. The competition, conducted annually until 1968, gave boys between the ages 11-19 the opportunity to express their imagination, their design talent, their technical skills and, most importantly, their creative ingenuity in the design and building of a model car ...

Published on 05.15.2015

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The Jalopy Journal third book ...


The Jalopy Journal in print isn't a magazine. It's a book. And it's a book unlike anything you've ever read before. Flipping through it is akin to walking through a museum. It has white walls, white floors, gorgeous abstract art, and a furiously inebriated curator. And that's really the best way I can describe it ...

Published on 05.05.2015

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Chrysler 300 Imperial - French ...


This site is dedicated to IMPERIAL and CHRYSLER the golden age of American car. The late 50s and the early 'sixties. This period also corresponds to the stylist Virgil Exner, a visionary who influenced in 1955 much of US production ...

Published on 04.15.2015

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Winter 2015 ...


A little news, to announce the launch of the e-zine or (electronic magazine), The Mag of Clubs Winter 2015. The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 04.05.2015

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2015 The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance ...


This year marked the 20th anniversary of the Concours, an event that under the expert guidance of Bill Warner has grown into one of the premier classic car showcases worldwide ...

Published on 03.15.2015

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March 2015, News American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! A news for you are the last car came to garage a 1954 Imperial custom coupe. The forties to the seventies, classic sports convertible. A must see ...

Published on 03.05.2015

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Retromobile 2015, The 40th Edition ...


The 40th edition of Retromobile impressed people by the quality and richness of the presented automobiles. The public does not make a mistake, almost 120 000 against 94 000 for the year 2014 through the doors of the show ...

Published on 02.15.2015

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Rik Hoving's First Custom Car book ...


In 2010, Rik Hoving and Palle Johansen set out on a quest to gather as much research material on Jack Stewart-’s 1941 Ford as possible, in an all-out effort to make their restoration Jack’s Ford undisputedly accurate. The overwhelming- amount of information they uncovered inspired Rik Hoving to write this book ...

Published on 02.05.2015

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The Arizona’s Second Concours d'élégance ...


The second annual Arizona Concours d’Elegance was held Sunday, January 11, at the Arizona Biltmore Resort. The beneficiary of the Arizona Concours, Make-A-Wish Arizona, raised more than $70,000 in donations. The Arizona organization is the founding chapter of the national foundation that grants wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions ...

Published on 01.15.2015

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AmeriSud enters in year 2015 ...


The words of our President Philippe Courant. And also the news, to announce the launch of the e-zine or (electronic magazine), The Mag of Clubs Autumn 2014. The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 01.05.2015

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Cord Complete, the history of the firm Cord ...


The title of this book ''Cord Complete'' sums up the content, which covers all of interesting details of the car starting with the design of the body by Gordon Buehrig, followed by the development, testing and sales of the sensational automobile. Also covered is the work by Roy Faulkner, the President of the Auburn Automobile Company that was in charge of the project ...

Published on 12.05.2014

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GM's Motorama The Legendary Show & Concept Cars ...


David W. Temple in 2006 published his first book on the Motorama, The Glamorous Show Cars of a Cultural Phenomenon, eight years later, David presents this new book GM's Legendary Show & Concept Cars. Within the pages of this volume, you get to relive this glorious era of automotive history and revisit the advanced show cars that inspired so many new models. This book features fascinating period photography of Motorama cars at the show, in development, and at different locales. No other automotive show rivaled the Motorama for stunning productions and awe-inspiring cars, which makes this a must-have book ...

Published on 11.15.2014

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2014 The Danville Concours d'Elegance ...


At the tenth annual Danville, California Concours d’Elegance held recently on September 21, 2014, members of the Auburn-Cord-Duesenberg Club attended with half a dozen 810 and 812 Cords. Grouped together on Hartz Avenue in Old Town Danville the Cords almost put on a show of their own. In addition to the classic front wheel drive …

Published on 11.05.2014

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Retronaut, The Photographic Time Machine ...


From the first known photograph of the finger, to Tippi Hedren having her cigarette lit by a crow, Retronaut has it all. Founder and curator Chris Wild had created a site that shows you the past like you wouldn’t believe. Filled with pictures that are not so much of the past, as of an alternative version of “now”, the site takes the collective map of time we all have in our heads and tears tiny holes in it ...

Published on 10.15.2014

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Summer 2014 ...


A little news, to announce the launch of the e-zine or (electronic magazine), The Mag of Clubs Summer 2014. The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 10.05.2014

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September 2014, News American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! A news for you are the last car came to garage a 1954 Pontiac Starchief convertible. The forties to the seventies, classic sports convertible. A must see ...

Published on 09.05.2014

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2014 Wooward Dream Cruise ...


The Annual Woodward Dream Cruise will be in Royal Oak on Saturday, August 15. The event attracts thousands of classic cars, hot rods, custom, collector, and many other vehicles to the nostalgic cruising lanes of Woodward Avenue ...

Published on 08.15.2014

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Voodoo Larry 2014 Open House by Chuck Derer ...


I've been going to Voodoo Larry Open House shows for several years now. In 2014 the success was resounding.
It is one of the great Chicago area art events, about the car culture ...

Published on 08.05.2014

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Corvette, America's Star-Spangled Sports Car ...


The Corvette community has long been asking for an update of Karl Ludvigsen Corvette - America's Star-Spangled Sports Car, published in 1973 and last refreshed in 1978. Ludvigsen has taken that task to heart. Covered in no less than 52 chapters, the essential elements of the original Corvette bible are still here, but it has been fully revised, reorganized, and expanded, including the addition of hundreds of new photos and illustrations ...

Published on 07.15.2014

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Birthday party rings in Plymouth Museum exhibit ...


Plymouth’s Miss Margaret Dunning is the Plymouth Historical Museum’s biggest benefactor, so it seemed appropriate that, to kick off a new year in her 104-year-old life, museum officials would use a birthday party to kick off its newest exhibit, The Wheels of Summer ...

Published on 07.05.2014

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Spring 2014 ...


A little news, to announce the launch of the e-zine or (electronic magazine), The Mag of Clubs Spring 2014. The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 06.15.2014

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D-DAY Normandy 2014 ...


June 6, 1944, the world is in working order to end the Nazi cruelty. At dawn, 150,000 men ready to write one of the most prominent of our contemporary history pages. Today after 70 years, 21 heads of state and 3,000 veterans are celebrated the memory of the victims of the landing ...

Published on 06.05.2014

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Motostalgia 2014 Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance ...


Keels & Wheels Concours D'Elegance (May is gearing up for their classic automobile auction, put on by collector car company Motostalgia. Taking place in Seabrook, Texas (which is a little south of Houston), the auction is promising a pretty nice line-up, including a 10-car collection and a 2008 Bugatti Veyron ...

Published on 05.15.2014

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2014 The Keels & Wheels Concours d'Elegance ...


The first weekend of May took place on 19th Keels and Wheels Concours d'Elegance in Seabrook, Texas. As its name suggests, the event features boats alongside cars. This is a rare combination on the circuit auto contest, but works well in this sweet resort Galveston Bay. Over 160 cars and 60 boats registered for the show this year ...

Published on 05.05.2014

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2014 The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance ...


The 7, 8 and 9 March 2014 held the 19th edition of the Concours d'Elegance of Amelia Island, Florida. A rally in the glory of the Automobile director Justin Lapriore followed closer to propose today a film called A Certain Inertia ...

Published on 04.05.2014

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The Automotive Art of David Snyder ...


David Snyder started drawing cars, airplanes and trains at the age of six. His passion for transportation history continues today. David graduated from Central Academy of Commercial Art in Cincinnati, Ohio. A successful career in advertising as a designer, art director and illustrator left him yearning to paint the transportation history he remembered from his youth. The artistry of the automobile never escaped his attention ...

Published on 03.15.2014

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March 2014, News American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! A news for you are the last car came to garage a 1953 Buick Riviera Super. Image Discover the latest American cars arrived at his garage and available for sale as well as the latest cars sold by American cars and parts ...

Published on 03.05.2014

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The National Car Museum of Iran ...


Located in Karaj, Iran and houses highlights from the vast collection assembled by Pahlavi and Qajar dynasties or Iran which have now been transferred to Islamic Republic of Iran. Almost all the cars have sat untouched since the Shah fled Iran in 1979 ...

Published on 02.15.2014

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The Arizona’s First Concours d'élégance ...


PHOENIX - Amid the madness of the annual Scottsdale auctions, Arizona held its inaugural concours d'élégance on Jan. 12, giving the state a chance to show its stuff in the elite realm of high-end classic cars ...

Published on 02.05.2014

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Winter 2013 ...


A news, to announce the upcoming release of Mag of Clubs Winter 2013 and a bonus for this 12th edition of Mag 'summary in PDF. But as the online E-magazine or (electronic magazine), the Mag of Clubs Autumn 2013 ...

Published on 01.15.2014

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1941 Cadillac Limousine The Duchess by General Motors ...


It can be difficult to tell when a classic car is going to make a lot of money at auction and when it will fail to meet the seller’s expectations. So much of it is subjective - a mixture formed of buyer whim, fickle market conditions and black magic. A perfect example of that concept is the one of a kind 1941 Cadillac limousine once owned by the Duke of Windsor to use while he was in New York City ...

Published on 01.05.2014

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Tales from the Back Bumper - A Century of BC Licence Plates ...


To distract their young son on a cross-continental car trip, Christopher Garrish’s parents encouraged him to illustrate all the different licence plates he saw. Thirty years on, Chris still finds himself scanning for plates and recording what he sees on his award-winning website, BCpl8s.ca. He has also published articles on British Columbia ...

Published on 12.15.2013

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Spindizzies, Gas-Powered Model Racers by Eric Zausner ...


Spindizzy racing started in Los Angeles in the late 1930s when hobbyists began building miniature cars powered by the engines of their model airplanes, which were fueled by a mix of alcohol, castor oil and gasoline. " Eric Zausner has published this lavish 250 page large, format (11x17 inch) book containing over 350 color photos of gasoline-powered cars from the 1930's through the 1990's ...

Published on 12.05.2013

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Ticket to New York by Gaspar Walter ...


Surf the waves of Rockaway Beach, graffiti the walls in Queens, pull an all-nighter in Brooklyn’s insomniac streets, be dazzled by a million lights of Times Square, take in the breathtaking view from Rockerfeller Center, off to discover Chinatown, take to the streets in the town that never sleeps, and discover the thousand facets of this ''world capital'' ...

Published on 11.15.2013

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In 1964, Isaac Asimov Imagined the World in 2014 ...
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Here is the second part to sublime section of tomorrow's world, written by the famous science fiction writer Isaac Asimov in 1964. It is clear that in the first part of many of its assumptions were prescient ...

Published on 11.05.2013

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Autumn 2013 ...


A little news, to announce the upcoming release of Mag of Clubs Autumn 2013. But as the online E-magazine or (electronic magazine), the Mag of Clubs Summer 2013 ...

Published on 10.15.2013

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2013 The Louisville Concours d'Elegance ...


The Louisville Concours d'Elegance, held in West Baden Indiana, hotel Springs the first weekend of October. In the year 2013, Packard automobiles are honored. 1920 on the theme of memories of past contest, here's what this year will bring the contest ...

Published on 10.05.2013

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In 1964, Isaac Asimov Imagined the World in 2014 ...
1 /


There are exactly half a century, during the 1964 World's Fair in New York, Isaac Asimov predicted the world as it was 50 years later. His predictions have been published in the New York Times in 1964. 50 years later, his prognosis is so close to reality that it's almost scary ...

Published on 09.15.2013

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September 2013, News American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! A news for you are the last car came to garage a 1968 Ford Mustang fastback. Image Discover the latest American cars arrived at his garage and available for sale as well as the latest cars sold by American cars and parts ...

Published on 09.05.2013

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2013 Woodward Dream Cruise ...


The Woodward Dream Cruise is the largest gathering of vintage cars in the world. With 40,000 cars of all styles and from all eras, moving from north to south of Woodward Avenue in suburban Detroit, the event attracts more than a million and a half people. As usual, Margaret Dunning join Woodward Avenue aboard his 1966 Cadillac ...

Published on 08.15.2013

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Voodoo Larry 2013 Open House by Chuck Derer ...


I've been going to Voodoo Larry Open House shows for several years now. Today was the farthest away I've ever had to park.
This show just might be taking off. The cool and sunny October like weather was perfect for this open house ...

Published on 08.05.2013

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AmeriSud, The Mag of Clubs Spring 2013 ...


A little news, to announce the launch of the e-zine or (electronic magazine), The Mag of Clubs Spring 2013.
The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, which is available on the web and available to read for free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 07.15.2013

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In honor of Miss Margaret Dunning Plymouth Michigan ...


Tireless, always equally good eye, Miss Margaret Dunning to celebrate its 103 years on June 26 last. In 1920 she began to drive on the family farm just minutes from the farm's famous automaker Henry Ford. Dean circuit American show car, it will end July Concours d'Elegance of Plymouth Michigan ...

Published on 07.05.2013

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My Time With Voodoo Larry by Chuck Derer ...


This story starts way back in the early 1990’s. This was during the start of the regular Friday Night Downers Grove Car Show.
A convertible in the early fifties, a lime green, a few years later I would learn that the driver at the pompadour was none other than Larry Grobe alias ''Voodoo Larry'' ...

Published on 06.15.2013

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June 2013, News American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! A news for you are the last car came to garage a Cadillac 1967. Image Discover the latest American cars arrived at his garage and available for sale as well as the latest cars sold by American cars and parts ...

Published on 06.05.2013

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GM's Motorama The Glamorous Show Cars of a Cultural Phenomenon ...


This book recreates the drama of the eight GM Motorama staged between 1949 and 1961, focusing on the cars that took center stage and came to define an era of auto styling. In words and period photographs GM's Motorama revisits the star-studded extravaganzas that introduced the public to "dream cars" destined to become legends from the 1951 LeSabre and the turbine-powered Firebirds to the Cadillac Eldorado Brougham and Corvette prototype ...

Published on 05.15.2013

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A trip back in time with a visit to the Historical Museum of Plymouth ...


Plymouth residence of Margaret Dunning is a city located in the state of Michigan, Wayne County and located 26 miles west of Detroit.
The museum traces the history of the city of Plymouht is also an exhibition space. '' Made in America'' is the exhibition you will discover iconic American manufactured products throughout Main Street, including a 1931 Ford Model A, a van belonging to Margaret Dunning ...

Published on 05.05.2013

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AmeriSud the Mag of Clubs ...


A little news, to announce the upcoming release of Mag of Clubs Spring 2013. But as the online E-magazine or (electronic magazine), the Mag of Clubs Winter 2012 ...

Published on 04.15.2013

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2013 The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance ...


The year 2013 marks the 18th anniversary of the Concours Automotive founded by businessman Bill Warner. And the Amelia Island Florida receives the most perfect pieces of automotive worldwide heritage. 250 vehicles present clash cordially, with great fanfare leather, chrome and curves immaculate. The event is generally associated with a golf tournament, an auction of cars, art and fashion ...

Published on 04.05.2013

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At 102, Margaret Dunning Looks Ahead to Next Concours ...


At 102, Margaret Dunning could be living a genteel, quiet life. Instead, Ms. Dunning, who owns a 1930 Packard 740 roadster, has become a doyenne of the show-car circuit and is often away from home ...

Published on 03.15.2013

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My Time With the Tucker Convertible 57 by Chuck Derer ...


I can't remember when I first read about the Tucker Convertible project. The story went in one ear and out the other. It wasn't until I realized that the car was in Madison Wisconsin, a four hour drive from here. "I need to take a look at this car !"...

Published on 03.05.2013

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Automotiv by Ever Meulen ...


Automotiv is a book about the automobile adventure, which is deployed with elegance and optimism over a century dedicated to the pursuit of speed. Directed masterfully by Ever Meulen, born in Kuurne (Belgium) in 1946. Illustrator is a very creative artist, author of comics, many illustrations, posters found at lithographs ...

Published on 02.15.2013

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News, American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive ! Discover the latest Américaine cars arrived at the garage and available for sale, in American Cars And Parts and U.S. Cars Expert ...

Published on 01.15.2013

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My Time With Joe Bortz by Chuck Derer ...


Since my first article published on the website with my story in September, I kept in touch with Denis. Today I decided to tell you about my meeting with Mr. Joe Bortz great passionate and known in the hobby of the American automobile ...

Published on 01.05.2013

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AmeriSud, two years after ...


At the beginning of the month AmeriSud celebrates its two candles !
A long road has been traveled since November 2010 date of the creation of the club ...

Published on 12.05.2012

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Glenmoor Gathering Week-End 2012 ...


This year 2012 marks the 20th anniversary of the Glenmoor Country Club in Colorado and the 18th annual meeting of Automobiles Glenmoor. Over the years, the gathering of Glenmoor has evolved to become a reference in the world of classic cars collection ...

Published on 11.15.2012

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Epoqu'Auto motorshow with Club V8 Forever ...


6 years, the V8 Club Forever the Rhône-Alpes region is exhibiting a magnificent stand at EPOQU'AUTO Lyon. Version of Lyonnaise Rétromobile Paris. For this 2012 edition, the AmeriSud Club will be present with two beautiful cars Fifties ...

Published on 10.15.2012

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Welcome to Elgin Park by Michael Paul Smith ...


Elgin Park is a special book devoted to nostalgia for an era that is disappearing at a rapid pace. Michael Paul Smith has built an imaginary small town 1940s to mid-1960s, all in the form of Dioramas to scale 1/24 and then photographed his fantastic collection ...

Published on 10.05.2012

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A visit to the Louwman Museum by Frederic Mardon ...


Random playback on discussing Lincoln in the U.S., I first discovered the museum Louwman The Hague Netherlands through its website. In July, the opportunity was given to me to make a site visit. I discovered a wonderful museum. Here is a little preview ...

Published on 09.15.2012

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Chuck Derer, my life with cars ...


My story written here why? During my searches on the internet I came across a website aptly named American Classic Drive. I noticed a section ''Cars and people'', with articles about cars and their owners. To publish this kind of articles, you must love cars but above all the contact with people which is my case. So I decided to contact the webmaster '' Denis''. After several email exchanges he invited me to join him ...

Published on 09.05.2012

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Pebble Beach Concours d'élégance 2012 ...


As every year for 62 years, the 18th hole of the Pebble Beach Golf hosted a collection of the rarest cars in the world. Among these cars, a rare Mercedes-Benz 680S Saoutchik Torpedo, and other jewels Packard 740 Roadster as a cream colored ...

Published on 08.15.2012

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News, American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive! For you have a news, new sections on the site. Image Discover the latest arrival to the garage and cars available for sale, but also the latest cars sold on the site ...

Published on 08.05.2012

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Road Movie, USA ...


The term road movie appears in the 60 United States with the release of Easy Rider Dennis Hopper in 1969. In general, the road movie shows two friends who leave the city and take a drive to escape to a mythical destination or unknown. However Bénoliel Bernard and Jean-Baptiste Thoret believe that the road movie is part of a much longer history and assimilate Wizard of Oz (1939) and The Grapes of Wrath (1940) in road movies ...

Published on 07.15.2012

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The Jalopy Journal the book ...


Much like the JalopyJournal.com and the H.A.M.B. forum, the second installment of The Jalopy Journal brings together some of the best in hot rodding and customizing in print. From a 1960s cross-country road trip in an Olds-powered ‘T’ bucket to never-before-seen shots from Bonneville’s golden era, it’s a must have for any hot rodder’s collection ...

Published on 07.05.2012

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The Mag review of four clubs American ...


AmeriSud, the only association in France offers a new concept of journal, magazine or E-(electronic journal). Since spring 2011 season in which we received the first issue of'' Mag'' of AmeriSud. The only magazine devoted to the American automobile ancient and modern, that is available and searchable on the web reading free without registration or subscription ...

Published on 06.15.2012

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Meeting a 1952 Super four-door, and her feisty 90-year-old owner ...


Mary-Louise Largey was born in 1919 in Glendale, California, at that time his father's car is a Cadillac Touring will be replaced later by a Packard. The early fifties, Mary-Louise became the owner of a Buick Super "Betsy" she kept it up today ...

Published on 06.05.2012

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John,18 years old, and his brand new convertible, a 1957 Imperial Crown ...


Return in 1957 when John was 18 years old, in this time he has just been awarded with a diploma called in France « baccalauréat ». To congratulate him for his success and to make easier its future schooling her parents buy him as a gift a nice convertible Chrysler. But youth,and lack of concern will make that he will will drive to the secondary school in a simple Chevrolet on 1955 ...

Published on 05.15.2012

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The wonderful story of the Ford Mustang ...
2 / 1969 to 1973


1969 is a year of transition between two models of the first generation bodies but also between Mustang Mustang "pony car" and the Mustang "muscle car." Then came all the special series, with engines more or less powerful and aesthetic additions such as "Boss", the "Shelby" or the "California Special" ...

Published on 05.05.2012

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St. John man finds car of his youth 50 years after selling it ...


Many people recall their first car. A few buy the same model in their later years out of nostalgia. But rarely can someone claim to have bought back the exact car they owned in their youth. Through a chance encounter at a classic car show, St. John resident Rich Pacholski can ...

Published on 04.15.2012

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The wonderful story of the Ford Mustang ...
1 / 1962 to 1968


In the early sixties, the baby-boom generation is now old enough to eat and American youth dream of other things that tradition and boredom of everyday life. Ford Mustang will therefore have a sporty, good performance, large pieces from the series and a corollary of the latter, to be sold at an affordable price ...

Published on 04.05.2012

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Welcome To The US Cars Club Normandy ...


Little nod to our friends Normans love old American. Alain Lubat president of the "U.S. Cars Club Normandy" We present the club. Welcome them ...

Published on 03.15.2012

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After Four Decades Antique Car Is Reunited With Its Owner ...


The 1936 Cord is an automobile Richard Reeve loved and lost. About 40 years ago in a Pennsylvania barn, he found a neglected body and motor of this American classic, which he lovingly restored and displayed at car shows. A few years later, a buyer talked him into parting with it, a move he later regretted ...

Published on 03.05.2012

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Cord, Chrysler, Tucker, Ford by Alex Tremulis ...


In the history of the automobile, Alex Tremulis often appears as the creator of the Tucker Torpedo 1948. In fact, he was a prolific designer. Some see it as a visionary too ahead of its time and others see it as an amateur who took too seriously ...

Published on 02.15.2012

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Tucker raffle winner reunited with his car after 63 years ...


Back in 1949 when Rudy Schroeder was 21 years old he bought a few raffle tickets and won a Tucker Automobile. He couldn't afford to keep it for very long. In November of 2011 he was reunited with his car. He and the Tucker visited the building where the car was built ...

Published on 02.05.2012

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Deuce of Spades, The Soundtrack at home ...


After the announcement in December of Faith Granger for the release of Soundtrack Deuce of Spades, distribution boxes and Basic Limited Edition Soundtrack Soundtrack begun to ...

Published on 01.15.2012

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AmeriSud, one year after ...


After one year of existence and a flying start, a quick assessment, necessarily positive, AmeriSud !
When you love you do not count (the €!) ...

Published on 12.15.2011

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American Classic Drive ...


Welcome to American Classic Drive, a site dedicated to selling fine American antique and collections !
The forties to the seventies, classic sports convertible. A must see ...

Published on 12.05.2011

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GM Technical Center’s Restoration 2011 ...


This year, 2011, marks the 55th anniversary of the General Motors Technical Center. Restoration of the whole, ideal to reflect on the innovative and flexible its architect Eero Saarinen. The preservation of this architectural masterpiece for future generations of employees ...

Published on 11.15.2011

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Packard, 81, Is a Youngster to Its Driver ...


Margaret Dunning of Plymouth, Michigan State, started driving at the age of 10 years on the family farm, just minutes from the farm of Henry Ford. Today at the age of 101 years it still drives his Packard 740 Roadster the 1930 ...

Published on 11.05.2011

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General Motors Technical Center Design 1956 ...


In the 1950s after the war, General Motors plans to expand, and to be a leader in the industry, you must be a pioneer. General Motors boss liked to say that what is good for the country is good for GM and vice versa. At the peak of its power, the automotive group did a symbolically with the United States ...

Published on 10.05.2011

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Futurama futuristic and retro-futurism ...


More than architecture, fashion and airplanes, cars are the most represented visually statement of our possible future. The car has been at the center of our dreams and imagination of our potential ...

Published on 09.15.2011

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Design Concept Car General Motors ...


The ability to inspire passion is the only true measure of success of a vehicle. Buick or Chrysler Airflow to Job, often considered the first concept car. Design automobiles, rolling laboratories, the dawn of modern Auto Shows ...

Published on 09.05.2011

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Buick Riviera Concept Car ...


The concept cars that General Motors would produce the series! What are they now? Parked in a shed under a tarp dusty. To date nobody has the answer ...

Published on 08.15.2011

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The Foudre U.S. Cars Passion ...


What's New? This is the right section! Time passes quickly and soon a year since the site The Foudre Us Cars Passion is online ...

Published on 08.05.2011

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1963 Buick Riviera Silver Arrow ...


This Buick in 1963 one of his most beautiful creations of modern times. William L. Mitchell's Personal Customized Riviera ...

Published on 07.15.2011

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1965 Buick Riviera ...


In 1965, his last business year in its original form, the Riviera will have a facelift very happy. The three years, the 65 remains arguably the most successful ...

Published on 06.15.2011

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Deuce of Spades, The movie at home ...


You probably remember the article under the heading Rods' n Customs, a young artist, Faith Granger fascinated by the Seventh Art ...

Published on 06.05.2011

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Welcome AmeriSud ...


Welcome AmeriSud why ... In life, sometimes we must make a choice ...! This choice I made and memories @ ...

Published on 05.05.2011

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Sometimes the web is made of good games ...


Some time ago while I was working on a friend's car, a 1953 Cadillac Coupe Deville, I found myself faced with a failure that I could not solve. So I set out to find the information that I needed ...

Published on 03.05.2011

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Buick Riviera Concept 1971 Silver Arrow III ...


Thousand nine hundred and seventy third generation Riviera. It will not for a wonderful year 72 concept car, the Silver Arrow III. William L. Mitchell's Personal Customized Riviera ...

Published on 02.15.2011

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When the Internet is an engine and a reflection of the creation ...


To start the day, it is full of creativity and inspiration with the presentation page. This document reflects only the creation of the Internet, a website with a new design, a different conception of what is usual to see ...

Published on 02.05.2011

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How a Full Size pays to cross the Atlantic ...


City CASS village of about 2500 inhabitants not far from the CASS River in Tuscola County, located in northeast Michigan, USA. It is precisely here that the 1971 Pontiac Grand Ville began his trip to France ...

Published on 01.05.2011

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Concept Car Chevrolet Impala SS General Motors ...


This car is so striking that I do not even know where to start. The car General Motors has ever produced but should have. This Impala SS is part of the collection of Heritage Chevrolet ...

Published on 12.05.2010

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The new forum is now open ...


The new forum is now open, it is integrated into my site with an interface in English for our friends across the Atlantic. Database documentation in PDF for the maintenance of our monsters, and many other things to come. For fans the Quiz is back, the launch will be effective during the week ...

Published on 11.15.2010

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Chevrolet Impala SS is a legend in itself ...


Everyone knows the Chevrolet Caprice, we do this more. Its derivative play, Chevrolet Impala SS 1994 - 1996 is less known in our skies ...

Published on 11.05.2010

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The end of the road for Mercury ...


Here it is, the news broke that Mercury is finished, the 2010 models will be the last ...

Published on 10.15.2010

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Chevrolet Suburban new car for The Foudre ...


2007 Chevrolet Suburban ...

Published on 09.15.2010

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1963 Buick Riviera ...


Racy as a fine Italian English as solid as a German, as a powerful American ... This Buick in 1963 one of his most beautiful creations of the modern era ...

Published on 09.05.2010

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